We’re big fans of Paul McGann here at Kasterborous, and not just because of his astonishing performance in what was a lacklustre piece of Doctor Who. It takes something special to be able to instantly impress on the viewer that you’re the new star of the show (despite the lack of a follow up…) when you’re hampered by the presence of your predecessor.
So what did Matt think of it?
“I have seen it, and it’s good, but I kind of think the Doctor isn’t a guy who goes and drinks cocktails at parties. If he did, then he’d go and he’d drop all the cocktails and he’d find that in the olive there was something that was about to explode and kill everyone!
“Paul is a great Doctor, actually; but I don’t think it was the most Doctor-y of stories.”