BBC America Says Farewell To Matt Smith In A New Special On Christmas Day

Doctor Who star Matt Smith hands the TARDIS key over to Peter Capaldi this Christmas, and to mark the occasion of his departure, BBC America will be screening an hour-long farewell show on Christmas Day. Among the contributors and well-wishers will be David Tennant, Arthur Darvill, Karen Gillan, Jenna Coleman, Alex Kingston and Steven Moffat.

The programme will be followed by Matt Smith's final hour in the 2013 Christmas Special The Time Of The Doctor, airing at 9pm ET/PT

From BBC America

Doctor Who: Farewell to Matt Smith

Bid the eleventh Doctor, Matt Smith, a fond farewell in this hour long retrospective documentary special about Doctor Who series five, six and seven – “the Matt Smith Years.” This compelling documentary, narrated by Alex Kingston (Doctor Who’s River Song), features highlights from Smith’s run with interview footage from the man himself, his cast-mates, writers, producers, guest stars and celebrity Whovians. 

Doctor Who: Farewell to Matt Smith premieres Wednesday, December 25, 8:00pm ET on BBC AMERICA.

Watch the trailer here:

With thanks to BBC America