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Doctor Who reveals first look at Ncuti Gatwa's Fifteenth Doctor in costume

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Doctor who revealed the first official look at Ncuti Gatwa’s fifteenth doctor in costume.

First shared on social media on Saturday night (Dec. 17), the new photos offer a first look at Ncuti’s outfit — a brown and orange plaid ensemble with matching brown boots.

The post was captioned with the words: “Introducing the Doctor and Ruby Sunday, played by Ncuti Gatwa and Millie Gibson.”

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Another image shows co-stars Gatwa and Gibson, also in costume, posing together on the steps of a trailer.

Fans of the series have been waiting for some time for news about what the characters will wear, after the last issue of Doctor who The magazine confirmed that the two actors attended the first fittings with the show’s costume designer on Oct. 31.

Doctor who stars Ncuti Gatwa and Millie Gibson in costumes on set, posing on the steps of a trailer for a first photo

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Ncuti, who takes over the role of the Doctor full-time in 2023 following the 60th anniversary specials featuring David Tennant as the Time Lord, previously confirmed he would have a say in his suit.

Filming for its first season at the controls of the TARDIS officially began earlier this month. It has been confirmed that Dylan Holmes Williams, whose past credits include episodes of M. Night Shyamalan servantt, will be in charge of the first episode.

doctor who stars ncuti gatwa and showrunner russell t davies hug and smile at bafta

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Doctor who Season 14 also sees the return of Russell T Davies as showrunner.🇧🇷 Davies recently confirmed that he is “writing a Christmas special… at Christmas!”

He added that his script is actually for the year-end special in 2024, not 2023, and clarified that he plans to “annual Doctor whono gap years, lots of content, and so on” for years to come.

Doctor who returns in 2023 on BBC One in the UK and disney+ somewhere else. Meanwhile, in the US, the show airs on BBC America, with series 1-12 available on HBO Max🇧🇷 Classic Doctor who transmit britbox in the United Kingdom.