As the next Doctor Who
season fast approaches, casting has been taking place and that casting has been met with some trepidation as far as the 26-year-old Matt Smith
playing the good Doctor goes.
But I digress.
Rather than chat about the good Doctor Who
, let’s talk about the newest actress to be cast in the upcoming fifth season as the good Doctor’s assistant, or companion, the 21-year-old Karen Gillan
Karen has guest starred on Doctor Who
in the past, in the episode titled “Fires Of Pompei” last season.
She’s also appeared in other British shows such as Rebus
, Harley Street
, Coming Up
, The Kevin Bishop Show
and New Town Killers
She doesn’t have extensive work experience but does hail from Inverness. At 16 she started to study at Edinburgh’s Telford College and moved on to Italia Conti Drama School in London.
The role of