NewDoctorWhoAssistantNamed: Newcomer Freema Agyeman is to take over from Billie Piper in the third series of Doctor Who, it has been revealed.
- Newcomer Freema Agyeman is to take over from Billie Piper in the third series of Doctor Who, it has been revealed.
- Agyeman, 27, will play Martha Jones in the next run of the drama, due to start filming in Cardiff this summer.
(Source and full story: The ever loving Beeb)
The very best of luck to her! I’ve heard a few rumours circulate that she was going to fill the role, and it’s good to see that they were right. Every new companion brings a different dynamic to the show, so it’ll be cool to see what new direction the series heads in with Freema on board. Roll on Saturday for the series cliffhanger!
The do look like a couple from a dodgy daytime soap in the shot above, don’t they?
And on the subject of Doctor Who, here’s a pic of the one person who should have been the Doctor many years ago – and was! Presenting Joanna Lumley as the “thirteenth” Doctor from a Comic Relief comedy spoof, many years ago. Time travel and great breasts. It doesn’t get better than that