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Let's Work Out Who The Next "Doctor Who" Should Be Then

Yesterday Peter Capaldi announced that he will be standing down as The Doctor at the end of this year's Christmas special. Who would make a good future Doctor?

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Let's work out who you think the next Doctor will be.

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  1. Richard Ayoade (from The Crystal Maze, The IT Crowd)

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Richard Ayoade (from The Crystal Maze, The IT Crowd)
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  1. Iwan Rheon (Game of Thrones, Misfits)

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Iwan Rheon (Game of Thrones, Misfits)
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  1. Rupert Grint (Harry Potter, Sick Note)

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Rupert Grint (Harry Potter, Sick Note)
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  1. Olivia Colman (Broadchurch, The Night Manager)

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Olivia Colman (Broadchurch, The Night Manager)
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  1. Ben Whishaw (Skyfall, London Spy, Paddington)

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Ben Whishaw (Skyfall, London Spy, Paddington)
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  1. Nathan Stewart-Jarrett (Misfits, Prey)

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Nathan Stewart-Jarrett (Misfits, Prey)
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  1. Sophie Okonedo (Hollow Crown, Undercover)

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Sophie Okonedo (Hollow Crown, Undercover)
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  1. Idris Elba (Zootopia, Luther, Guerilla)

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Idris Elba (Zootopia, Luther, Guerilla)
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  1. Samuel Barnett (Dirk Gently, The History Boys)

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Samuel Barnett (Dirk Gently, The History Boys)
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  1. Michaela Coel (Chewing Gum, Black Mirror)

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Michaela Coel (Chewing Gum, Black Mirror)
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  1. Samuel Anderson (yeah from Doctor Who, but stranger things have happened)

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Samuel Anderson (yeah from Doctor Who, but stranger things have happened)
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  1. Danny Dyer (EastEnders, The Business, Doghouse and Funniest Football Foul-Ups)

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Danny Dyer (EastEnders, The Business, Doghouse and Funniest Football Foul-Ups)
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  1. Suranne Jones (Doctor Foster, The Missing)

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Suranne Jones (Doctor Foster, The Missing)
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  1. David Morrissey (The Missing and one Doctor Who)

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David Morrissey (The Missing and one Doctor Who)
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  1. Hayley Atwell (Conviction, Agent Carter)

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Hayley Atwell (Conviction, Agent Carter)
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  1. Sharon Horgan (Catastrophe, Psychobitches)

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Sharon Horgan (Catastrophe, Psychobitches)
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  1. Alfie Enoch (How to Get Away with Murder)

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Alfie Enoch (How to Get Away with Murder)
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  1. Rory Kinnear (The Imitation Game, Skyfall)

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Rory Kinnear (The Imitation Game, Skyfall)
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  1. Hugh Laurie (The Night Manager, Blackadder)

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Hugh Laurie (The Night Manager, Blackadder)
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  1. Russell Tovey (Him & Her, Looking, Sherlock)

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Russell Tovey (Him & Her, Looking, Sherlock)
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  1. Rufus Sewell (The Man In The High Castle, Victoria)

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Rufus Sewell (The Man In The High Castle, Victoria)
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  1. Helen Mirren (everything good)

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Helen Mirren (everything good)
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  1. Chiwetel Ejiofor (12 Years a Slave, Doctor Strange)

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Chiwetel Ejiofor (12 Years a Slave, Doctor Strange)
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  1. Matt Smith (YES I KNOW)

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Matt Smith (YES I KNOW)
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  1. David Tennant (GUESS)

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David Tennant (GUESS)
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