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The End Has Begun For Matt Smith In "Doctor Who"

For the Eleventh Doctor, the Twelfth Night is approaching.

1. Today in Cardiff, the readthrough for the Doctor Who Christmas Special took place.

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Matt Smith’s final episode in the role begins shooting on Sunday.

2. The show’s official Twitter feed posted a picture of Matt with his final script.


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Christmas starts early for the #DoctorWho team! Here’s Matt Smith at today’s Christmas Special read through.

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3. He’s going to have to wear a wig.

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Matt shaved his head for his role in the movie How To Catch A Monster. Speaking at last night’s GQ Man Of The Year Awards he said: I have to wear a wig in Doctor Who, which is a nightmare… [but] I’m excited - I start shooting the Christmas special on Sunday. It’ll be sad - the end of a wonderful era!”

4. It’s all just so sad. But then we’ll have this guy to look forward to.

BBC

So that’s okay.

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