The BBC have announced that filming has begun on episode 10 of the new series and it features the return of Joivan Wade playing Rigsy, graffiti artist and companion to Clara in last season’s excellent Flatline.
The episode is being penned by new writer Sarah Dollard who has previously written for Being Human and The Game. So much for Moffat not hiring female writers!
From the press release:
‘Sarah commented, ‘Getting to play in the Doctor Who toy box is a dream come true. It’s a total honour to contribute to a show that has brought me such joy as a fan. However, writing for Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman has presented a serious problem: some days I’ve been too excited to actually sit down and type!’
They’ve also posted a video interview with the writer: