As indicated by a report, KRIS MARSHALL is being roped in to play Jodie Whittaker’s partner in the forthcoming Doctor Who.
The Death In Paradise star was intensely tipped to supplant Peter Capaldi ever since the 55-year-old affirmed he was bowing out of Doctor Who in January.
Be that as it may, Broadchurch star Jodie was authoritatively affirmed as the very first female Time Lord on Sunday. What’s more, Kris could be roped in to join the Doctor on her many enterprises over time and space.
A source revealed to The Sun;
“Kris is a big fan of the show and the BBC are a big fan of his.”
If this is true, the 44-year-old would supplant Pearl Mackie, 30, who affirmed her exit after one series only. In addition to this, he would likewise join Matt Lucas who stars as the Doctor’s other right hand Nardole.
Jodie promptly turned into the most praised re-incarnation of Doctor Who after she was announced as the next Doctor post the men’s singles Wimbledon Final.
The 35-year-old herself depicted the part as “completely overwhelming” and she further added;
“I want to tell the fans not to be scared by my gender. Because this is a really exciting time and Doctor Who represents everything that’s exciting about change.”
The show-runner Chris Chibnall, included:
“I always knew I wanted the 13th Doctor to be a woman and we’re thrilled to have secured our number-one choice. Her audition simply blew us all away. Jodie is a super-smart force of nature and will bring loads of wit, strength and warmth to the role.”
Doctor Who airs on BBC One, on Christmas Day.