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Helen Mirren as Doctor Who

Posted December 23, 2011

According to The Mary Sue, Helen Mirren would like to play Doctor Who. I think I’d like that even more than when Joanna Lumley was the Doctor for a minute or so in, “Doctor Who and the Curse of the Fatal Death.”


2 Responses to “Helen Mirren as Doctor Who”

  1. Colin Smith
    December 23rd, 2011 @ 4:33 pm

    Hello Carol

    the idea had never crossed my mind, but you’re absolutely right. Despite all the resitance that there would be to a female Dr Who, who could argue with Helen Mirren in the role? My wife and I are currrently working through the Prime Suspect series. Ms Mirren could play just about ANYTHING, I suspect ….

  2. Carol Borden
    December 23rd, 2011 @ 7:20 pm

    Hi, Colin–

    I agree that she could play just about anything. I’d love to see her as Doctor Who. And thanks for stopping by!

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