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Deep breath, 'Doctor Who' fans, Peter Capaldi up for adventure
Deep breath, 'Doctor Who' fans, Peter Capaldi up for adventure

When Steven Moffat titles an episode "Deep Breath," he isn't kidding. For a program known for its harum-scarum pace and keep-up-or-shut-up iconography, the Season 8 Saturday premiere of BBC America's "Doctor Who" opens slowly — even with the T. rex — and radiates a newly modern self-consciousness, albeit dressed in Victorian garb. And for fans wondering how the series will accommodate the Doctor's regeneration from 31-year-old Matt Smith to 56-year-old Peter Capaldi, the answer is: Very Directly Indeed. But first, that deep breath, which, after all the hoopla surrounding the iconic show's 50th anniversary last November, certainly...

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