Richard E Grant Joins Dr Who

Richard E Grant

SFX reports that actor Withnail & I actor Richard E Grant will be making a guest appearance on the upcoming Doctor Who Christmas special.

It is unclear what character Grant will portray in the episode. Grant, as most Who fans will remember, having voiced a version of the ninth Doctor, as well as appearing as one of the Doctors in a Steven Moffat comic relief special.

The new season of Doctor Who premieres this Autumn.