Saturday, 15 September 2012

Doctor Who: 'It's Like Being In a Band' - Gillan

Karen Gillan, who plays outgoing companion Amy Pond, has compared being in Doctor Who to 'being in a band'.

She has been interviewed along with Arthur Darvill (Rory) for the Guardian's Saturday Culture section.  Among other things, Darvill talks about his band Edmund - named after a character in The Chronicles of Narnia - and nominates The Pandorica Opens as his favourite Doctor Who episode because he felt he was 'filming Indiana Jones... Playing a soldier in space!'

Tonight's episode A Town Called Mercy, to be shown on BBC1 at 7.35pm, is the antepenultimate episode for the Ponds, with just The Power of Three and The Angels Take Manhattan to come.

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