“The scale of it has gone up and the ambition of the show has gone up,” Darvill teased. “It gets quite dark at times but I think that’s good. I think it has to be scary and to balance that, they’ve also made it a lot more funny. Even if it looks dark, there’s still going to be two English boys jumping around, trying to save the day.”
Does Rory die much this year?
Oh, in every episode! A big death. We’re trying to make it bigger and bigger each time. I eat a load of explosives at one point, and the Doctor has to pick up my parts from around time and space…
- Arthur Darvill, Total TV Guide
OH MY GOD YOU MAGNIFICENT TROLL. I LOVE YOU.