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Old June 3 2013, 04:09 PM   #31
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Re: Predict who will be cast as the 12th Doctor

About the only thing I'd say is a given, assuming that Steven Moffat is staying, is that he'll start with the aim of an older - 40 to 50 - Doctor, but as happened last time, that could go out of the window if someone else walks in and gives a killer audition.
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Old June 3 2013, 06:28 PM   #32
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About the only thing I'd say is a given, assuming that Steven Moffat is staying, is that he'll start with the aim of an older - 40 to 50 - Doctor, but as happened last time, that could go out of the window if someone else walks in and gives a killer audition.
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Old June 3 2013, 07:18 PM   #33
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My personal favourites are Idris Elba, Damien Molony, and Jason Fleyming.

However, I can only realistically see one get the role, Damien Molony. Although Elba is possible. Just not very.

Knowing my luck though, we'll get a doctor that will be completely against my liking, we'll probably get a bloody female doctor. A travesty.
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Old June 3 2013, 07:42 PM   #34
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I'm rooting for Dame Helen Mirren, who apparently has been campaigning for the role.
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Old June 3 2013, 07:51 PM   #35
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I can say with conviction that it will be someone that I've never heard of before.
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Old June 3 2013, 08:08 PM   #36
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Some reports have Chiwetel Ejiofor as a possible front runner and I think he would make an excellent Doctor. If you don't know who he is...Google !
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Old June 3 2013, 08:20 PM   #37
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How would you even say his name. I have to say he is pretty good looking. I am going to agree with awesome Possum (great name) and say it will be someone I have never heard of.

Though Helen Miran and Helen Bonham Carter would be great. Though Helen looks too much like the Doctor's wife (similiar looks) that I don't think it would work. (and sounds a bit creepy to me).

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Old June 3 2013, 08:29 PM   #38
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How would you even say his name. I have to say he is pretty good looking. I am going to agree with awesome Possum (great name) and say it will be someone I have never heard of.
I've never heard it pronounced, but, it looks like it should be pronounced something like:
Chewy-Tell Edgy-oh-fer (That''s how I say it in my brain when reading his name)
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Old June 3 2013, 08:45 PM   #39
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I can say with conviction that it will be someone that I've never heard of before.
Same. Maybe because I don't want a lot of TV anyway. I've heard a few fans speculate they'll get a big name in to boost ratings but I'm still expecting someone relatively young with maybe a few well-regarded TV roles but not a lot more.
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Old June 3 2013, 10:18 PM   #40
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So, Richard Madden, anyone? JLC's boyfriend, and he's free from Game Of Thrones now...
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Old June 3 2013, 10:49 PM   #41
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I want Idris Elba so I never ever have to hear someone suggest him ever again. Hopefully he'll be typecast as well and never gets a prominent role in anything ever again.
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Old June 3 2013, 11:14 PM   #42
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Emma Watson! (of course not, but I'd love to see how people would react)
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Old June 4 2013, 12:13 AM   #43
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You know, it's been awhile since we had someone with the last name of Baker in the role of the Doctor. Are there any 30-ish male actors out there right now from a Baker family?
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Old June 4 2013, 12:41 AM   #44
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You know, it's been awhile since we had someone with the last name of Baker in the role of the Doctor. Are there any 30-ish male actors out there right now from a Baker family?
I think he's older than that but Simon Baker is not un-Doctorish.
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Old June 4 2013, 01:03 AM   #45
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Helen Bottom Carter
never seen Helena Bonham Carter spelled that way before
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