During an interview on the BBC Peter Capaldi confirmed he will be leaving Doctor Who at the end of the year.
Stating that it was “Time to move on” Capaldi’s residency as the Doctor will come to an end before the 2018 new year and will also coincide with the Moffat departure.
“One of the greatest privileges of being Doctor Who is to see the world at its best…From our brilliant crew and creative team working for the best broadcaster on the planet, to the viewers and fans whose endless creativity, generosity and inclusiveness points to a brighter future ahead. I can’t thank everyone enough. It’s been cosmic.”
The Scottish actor was the twelfth (technically 13th but whatevs) man too lend his face too the regenerating Time Lord.