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Steven Moffat on 'Doctor Who': Space, time and Christmastime
Steven Moffat on 'Doctor Who': Space, time and Christmastime

Head writer Steven Moffat has been determining the course of "Doctor Who" since 2010, when show runner Russell Davies handed him the keys to the TARDIS and Matt Smith became the 11th Doctor, a dark and madcap traveler in time and space. He has written five Christmas episodes for the Doctor, four for Smith and the latest, "Last Christmas," which airs Christmas Day on BBC America, for Peter Capaldi, the current inhabitant of the role. (The Doctor regenerates, you see.) Earlier stories have made reference to Dickens ("A Christmas Carol," 2010) and C.S. Lewis ("The Doctor, the Widow and the Wardrobe," 2011); the new one includes Santa Claus and is set at...

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