Peter Capaldi
Media playback is unsupported on your device

Peter Capaldi 'perfect choice' for Doctor Who

Actor Peter Capaldi has been announced as the next Time Lord in the BBC's television series Doctor Who.

The 55-year-old will replace the current lead Matt Smith who took on the role in 2010.

Writer Cavan Scott and actress Sophie Aldred told BBC Breakfast their thoughts on the new Doctor.

  • 05 Aug 2013
Go to next video: New Doctor's identity revealed