We previously reported on the appearance of David Bradley (Argus Filch) and Mark Williams (Arthur Weasley) in the Series 7 (Season 33) episode “Dinosaurs on a Spaceship” of BBC-TV’s Doctor Who. Today, BBC One announced that another Harry Potter star will appear in an upcoming episode written by author Neil Gaiman for the second part of Series 7 which will be broadcast in the Spring of 2013. According to an article posted on Doctor Who Official, Warwick Davis (Flitwick & Griphook) will be part of a band of misfits on a planet terrorized by the Doctor’s “iconic enemies” the Cybermen:
Starring Matt Smith as the Doctor and Jenna-Louise Coleman as the new companion, the episode co-stars Warwick Davis (Life’s Too Short and Harry Potter), Tamzin Outhwaite (EastEnders and Hotel Babylon) and Jason Watkins (Being Human and Lark Rise to Candleford) as a band of misfits on a mysterious planet…
Steven Moffat, Lead Writer and Executive Producer, told us, ‘Cybermen were always the monsters that scared me the most! Not just because they were an awesome military force, but because sometimes they could be sleek and silver and right behind you without you even knowing. ’ He added, ‘And with one of the all-time classic monsters returning, and a script from one of our finest novelists, it’s no surprise we have attracted such stellar names as Tamzin, Jason and Warwick.’
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