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Doctor Who's exec producer Caroline Skinner has admitted that she is keen to work with Peter Jackson. Lord of the Rings director Jackson recently revealed that he is a "huge... fan" of the BBC sci-fi drama and expressed his interest in directing an episode. "It is beyond wonderful that Peter is a fan of the show and it's beyond flattering that he'd even think about it," Skinner told the Waikato Times. "I'm absolutely sure that we couldn't afford him but, you know, we can always negotiate. His enthusiasm is just fantastic of course." Skinner added that the Doctor Who team would "love" to film an episode in Jackson's native New Zealand. "Of course at some point we'd love to bring Doctor Who down under [but] (more) »

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