Peter Capaldi kicks off Doctor Who world tour in Cardiff

The new Time Lord is pictured looking relaxed and stylish in front of Cardiff Castle in the first official shot from the tour

Peter Capaldi has kicked off the Doctor Who World Tour in Cardiff with a photo opportunity in front of the Welsh capital’s historic castle.  


The new Doctor looks relaxed and stylish as he prepares to meet fans at the start of a journey that will take him, plus companion Jenna Coleman and showrunner Steven Moffat, to a total of seven cities around the globe, also including Seoul, Sydney, Rio de Janeiro, Mexico City and New York.


Today sees the trio attending the world premier of feature-length series eight opener Deep Breath in Cardiff, before heading to London for another screening and Q&A at the British Film Institute. They’ll then hop on a flight to South Korea to begin the international part of the tour.