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Ncuti Gatwa Spotted Filming for Doctor Who in Cardiff
Ncuti Gatwa, star of the BBC science fiction series Doctor Who, was seen back on set in Cardiff, together with his co-star Millie Gibson.
The two were wearing their sixties-themed costumes for the show’s upcoming 14th series, which is set to air next year.
Pictures from the set suggest that the Doctor and Ruby will be making a stop at Abbey Road, where Ncuti and Millie were caught on camera dancing along the iconic zebra crossing.
Musical Episode Rumours
Recent casting announcements have fuelled rumours of a musical episode for the popular series.
Both Jinkx Monsoon and Jonathan Groff, established singers and actors, are set to appear in the series.
It remains to be seen whether fans will get to see the Time Lord sing in the upcoming series.
Coronation Concert Appearance
Ncuti Gatwa’s return to set follows his appearance at the King Charles III and Queen Camilla’s Coronation Concert, which aired on BBC One in May.
During the Concert, Ncuti and Mei Mac from the Royal Shakespeare Company performed Romeo and Juliet in front of the royal couple.
Attention to Detail on Set
Fans of the show have been impressed with the attention to detail on the set, with a lotus white Volkswagen Beetle parked illegally in reference to The Beatles’ famous Abbey Road album cover.
The TARDIS was also spotted on set, with a distinct purple glow emanating from the police box as Ncuti and Millie emerged from it.
Lin-Manuel Miranda on Set?
Some fans have also claimed to have spotted Hamilton star Lin-Manuel Miranda filming on set, sparking speculation about his possible role in the show.
The next series of Doctor Who is set to return in November 2023, with three special episodes featuring David Tennant as the Fourteenth Doctor to mark the show’s 60th anniversary.
Ncuti Gatwa’s first episode as the Fifteenth Doctor is then set to air over the festive period.
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