Doctor Who's 2013 Logo

Did Twelfth Doctor Photographer Just Tweet Gender?

Could this be the tweet that puts an end (until next time) to the chatter among a noisy minority for a female incarnation of the Doctor?

Although there are still a few hours to go before we get to see the unveiling of Matt Smith’s replacement in the international simulcast of Doctor Who Live: The Next Doctor, a major clue has been released – perhaps intentionally.

Apparently shooting publicity snaps of the actor set to be unveiled as the Twelfth Doctor later today, photographer Rankin tweeted this:


But who is “he”? We’ll find out later today – and don’t forget you can catch us live podKasting the big reveal through Google Hangouts and here on the site – check back at 6.30pm GMT for full details!

Christian Cawley

A long-term Doctor Who fan, Christian grew up watching the show and has early memories of the Graham Williams era. His favourite stories are Inferno, The Seeds of Doom and Human Nature (although The Empty Child, Blink and Utopia all come close). When he’s not bossing around the news team, Christian is a freelance writer specialising in mobile technology and domestic computing, and enjoys classic rock, cooking and spending time in the countryside with his wife and young children. You can find him on Twitter, Facebook and Google+.

© 2005-2014 Kasterborous. Theme Old Paper by