Matt Smith edges out Ecclestone by a hair. If the Ninth Doctor had more good scripts to work with or stayed another year, I don't think there'd be a contest. As it is, Matt Smith was consistently brilliant for his entire run. More than Tennant, he convinced me that the Doctor was old, old and world-weary.
Some say that, of all the souls he has encountered in his travels, his was the most human.
know is, we've lost a legend.
Goodbye Leonard Nimoy.