The joy about news that Jay Gatwa, who plays James Reilly on the Doctor Who Series 14, will soon become the new doctor in 2023. Now that we checked in with Ncuti, he was expressing his thanks to the Seventh Doctor Sylvester McCoy for his "beautiful words" of encouragement. But before we reach that conclusion, Steven Moffat was able to express his gratitude to anyone who has seen Ncuti''s audition and is prepared for "a treat."
Moffat said that "if I can admit it," Russell [T Davies] showed me the audition tape a while back. "You had to learn it and come in," Davies said. "It was a great experience, not just standing there and giving Shakespeare," he said. "We do it more often, and we do it lighter, funnier, and harder."
"The Doctor herself, Jodie Whittaker, and Mr. David Tennant for your wonderful words of encouragement on BAFTA day. I was absolutely cacking my pants, and honestly speaking to you two was priceless," Gatwa said in an Instagram post. "The Doctor Who fam: Russell, all the producers, and the wonderful fans have been so gracious and welcoming. I am stunned and speechless at the support." Now here''s an update on Ncuti''s full message
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"There aren''t quite a few words to describe how I''m feeling," Ncuti said of the role and show, which brings hope to so many people around the world, including myself. "I will try my best to do the same; despite myself, it''s very much incredibly compassionate and caring. I will always strive to keep my trust in the show. It''s amazing, and it''s a pleasure to see everybody else.
"The future is here, and it''s Ncuti! Sometimes talent walks through the door, and it''s so bright and bold and brilliant," Davies said, adding that in moments, "I stand back in awe and thank my lucky stars." "Ncuti was a special star, who in turn seized the doctor''s seat, and owned those TARDIS keys. I''m sure you''re dying to get started with it, but I''m sorry to say that in 2023, there will be
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