1 June 2013 2:52 PM, PDT | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

Sad news for Doctor Who fans who have been enjoying Matt Smith’s run as the eleventh Doctor. It was recently announced that Doctor Who would return for another season and it was assumed that Smith would be making his return as well. However, it has been officially announced today that Matt Smith will leave the show at the end of the year:

“The BBC is today announcing that Matt Smith is to leave Doctor Who after four incredible years on the hit BBC One show. Matt first stepped into the Tardis in 2010 and will leave the role at the end of this year after starring in the unmissable 50th Anniversary in November and regenerating in the Christmas special. During his time as the Doctor, Matt has reached over 30 million unique UK viewers and his incarnation has seen the show go truly global. He was also the first actor to »

- Jonathan James

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