The BBC has released a set of special photos featuring the cast of the upcoming Doctor Who Christmas Special, Twice Upon A Time, to mark this year’s Children in Need appeal.
Peter Capaldi and Pearl Mackie – who are set to leave their roles as the Twelfth Doctor and Bill Potts during this year’s Christmas Special – feature in the new batch of images alongside David Bradley and special TARDIS visitor Pudsey, the charity’s mascot.
As previously reported
, next week’s Children In Need appeal night will treat Doctor Who
fans to an exclusive first clip from Twice Upon A Time,
expected to air early on in the evening’s broadcast (7:30-10:00pm).
The festive episode – expected to air on Christmas Day – will see Capaldi’s Doctor encounter David Bradley’s First Doctor, originally played by the late William Hartnell. Thirteenth Doctor Jodie Whittaker will also make her debut in the special ahead of her first full series next Autumn
, when she’ll be joined by a brand new team of companions
Children In Need airs on Friday 17th November
– visit the official website
for more details of the night’s performances, sketches and other content as well as fundraising ideas and ways to donate.
[Source: The Doctor Who Companion]