Up first is stand up comic Charlie Baker (IT Crowd, Never Mind the Buzzcocks) who’ll be playing the flatteringly titled ‘Fat Man’ according to his page on Debi Allen Associates. As you’d expect, where there’s a ‘fat man’ there’s also a ‘thin man’ who’ll be played by Dan Johnston (After You’ve Gone, The Bill) according to Vic Murray TalentÂ Ltd.
The duo are set to appear in mystery episode directed by Peter Hoar (Spooks, Mistresses) according to yet another agency profile on Curtis Brown Literary and Talent Agency.
And rounding up the whistle-stop tour of agencies, SpotlightÂ have Â listed child actors Fern Deacon (Poirot, Gulliver’s Travels)Â and Frances Encell (Emmerdale, The Royal) as contributing voice work to the latest series.
Oh, they grow up so fast. It only seemed like yesterday these Whovians were playing Shepard no#3 in theirÂ Nativity plays.
Doctor Who is expected to air this Spring on BBC 1