Holy cow, I wrote a book!
While waiting for
the Ninth and Tenth Doctors to reach the States,
I was tipped off to
some animated Dr. Who episodes
on the BBC web site.
These are really well done and managed to slake my Doctor cravings
for a little while longer.
Richard E. Grant's
second turn as the somewhat Earth-obsessed Time Lord in
Scream of the Shalka
is a must-see.
The tired frustration of his Doctor
is a refreshing change from the more amiable personas he's had
in recent incarnations.
After saving the Earth (nay, the universe)
from certain destruction for over forty years,
you kind of can't blame him for being fed up with the whole thing.
(Second turn as The Doctor?
Richard E. Grant played The Tenth Doctor in
Doctor Who and the Curse of the Fatal Death,
a spoof produced for
the charity organization
I think Rowan Atkinson makes an excellent Doctor, if I may say so myself.)
[Raymond is currently away; this message was pre-recorded.]