Christmas Special Title Confirmed

The recently reported Doctor Who Chirstmas Special episode title has turned out to be true. The BBC Press Office today annoucned that the episode title is "The Next Doctor". Whether the Doctor will actually meet a future version of himself is yet to be seen. In Russell T Davies' new book The Writer's Tale he says the following about the beginning of the episode; "The Doctor arrives, hears a damsel in distress, the Doctor steps forward to save her... when this other man swings in, dashing, brilliant, amazing, clever, witty, saves the day. The Doctor says, “Who are you?” The man says, “I'm the Doctor!” The Doctor becomes his companion. The Doctor is paired with a new Doctor. The Next Doctor will air on Christmas Day on BBC One.