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Lily James Would “Love” A Role In Doctor Who

Many film and television fans have heard of Lily James, especially fresh off the success of her leading role in Kenneth Branagh’s Cinderella. Lily also currently portrays Lady Rose MacClare in iTV’s Downton Abbey. But she is also Eleventh Doctor actor Matt Smith’s girlfriend, and she is a fan of Doctor Who!

In an interview with, Lily discussed the potential for an appearance on the show, saying:

“I’d love to be a space alien. Doctor Who’s so cool because it’s any time, any character, any world, any dimension. The sky’s the limit, or space is the limit!”

[Source: Radio Times]