Christmas came early this year when I received a message from Louis Trapani, the showrunner behind Doctor Who: Podshock this morning. That message – a link to the following story – was (for me) an AMAZING gift to the fans of Doctor Who!
The Doctor and River Song Reunite for a Spectacular Christmas
Normally, I would preface this notice by stating a most appropriate phrase; however, today…SPOILERS wouldn’t be sufficient.
Alex Kingston returns on Christmas Day 2015 to the role she made famous – River Song.
River Song was last seen in 2013’s The Name of the Doctor. In that episode, she uttered what many felt would be her final words: Goodbye, Sweetie. Now, after more than two years since, River makes her return.
But what River is River? Did she survive post-library? Is this from some point in her past (our future)? Wibbly-wobbly and a bit of timey-wimey?
- To read the official BBC Announcement, click here.
- News of the return seems to be all over the net…just search Google for “River Song”
- From Digital Spy to Nerdist to many, many more.
River in The Day of the Doctor
What do I know? I am VERY happy to see River Song return! What else can I say other than…Merry Christmas, Sweetie.