See new Doctor Who star Samuel Anderson acting alongside Jenna Coleman

We travel back in time to see Peter Capaldi’s two companions in earlier incarnations


Jenna Coleman won’t be needing a Tardis to travel back in time – her former Emmerdale co-star Samuel Anderson is joining Doctor Who as a new recurring character


Yes, the days of Coleman playing Jasmine Thomas and Anderson as Ross Kirk in the ITV soap are bound to come flooding back as Anderson joins the sci-fi hit as teacher Danny Pink, who works with Coleman’s Clara at Coal Hill School.

Speculation is already mounting as to how Clara and Pink’s stories will intertwine and what the new character means for Peter Capaldi’s Doctor.

But before we get to that, here’s a reminder of the pair’s time together in the Dales…