Mark Gatiss, Doctor Who

Mark Gatiss has commented on the showrunner job for Doctor Who, describing it as a poisoned chalice. The currently running tenth season of the rebooted BBC classic marks the final bow for both twelfth Doctor Peter Capaldi and showrunner Steven Moffat. Moffat has been in charge of the show since the fifth season, but after presiding over the reign of two Doctors and a handful of colorful assistants will be stepping down at the end of the year. Filling the resulting breach will be Chris Chibnall, of Broadchurch fame.

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