Tuesday, February 2, 2010

Bill Nighy To Star In 'Doctor Who' Episode

Bill Nighy is to star in the Richard Curtis scripted episode of the new series of Doctor Who. Curtis and Nighy have a long relationship of working together on projects.

The story is set both in the present day and 19th Century France. Nighy will play the curator of a Vincent van Gogh exhibition in the episode, Tony Curran will play the role of Vincent van Gogh

"It was a real coup to get Bill Nighy in Doctor Who, especially in Richard Curtis's amazing episode. Bill plays a van Gogh expert with some similar fashion choices to The Doctor himself.", revealed a set insider.

The episode which will be the tenth in the new series was filmed on location in Croatia and Cardiff during December 09.