Who Should Be The Next Doctor?

The BBC’s version of The Hunger Games.

1. Rupert Grint

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The Doctor always wanted to be ginger.

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2. Ben Whishaw

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Fans are already speculating on this one. Who knows, cardigans could be cool…

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3. Idris Elba


The Luther star would bring major dramatic flair while breaking stereotypes of the part.

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4. Richard Madden

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After The Red Wedding on Game of Thrones, the actor is free to make the jump from fantasy to sci-fi.

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5. John Hurt

He’s already been cast as an incarnation for the 50th anniversary special, but would he stay on full-time?

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6. Helen Mirren

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Another stereotype to be broken. And c’mon, how awesome would she be?

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7. Tom Hiddleston

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His army of fangirls would go crazy. Many of them are already Doctor Who fans.

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8. Rory Kinnear

Rumors are circulating he’s at the forefront of the executives’ minds.

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9. Matthew Lewis

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Yes, another Harry Potter star, but look at him.

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10. Russell Tovey


He’s admitted that he was up for the part, but lost out to Matt Smith. Could his former appearances as Alonso hurt his chances?

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11. Richard Armitage

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The actor has already gained a substantial following thanks to his work in BBC’s Robin Hood, North and South, and as Thorin Oakenshield in The Hobbit.

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12. David Harewood

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Another actor to have appeared on the show, but bookmakers have his odds at 4/1.

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13. WHO would you choose?

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