30-year-old actor will not return for the eighth season of the cult hit, but he still appears in the 50th anniversary episode of November and Christmas special, the BBC said. 44374

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The BBC announced Saturday that the actor will end his run as the title character in the TV series ‘Doctor Who’ at the end of 2013. ‘Thank you, Matt — bow ties were never cooler,’ show runner Steven Moffat said. - high-definition photo for free download.

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