WATCH: ‘Doctor Who’ Star Matt Smith Beatboxes on ‘Craig Ferguson’

Earlier this week, we saw the lovely Karen Gillan‘s appearance on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, and last night (July 29), it was Matt Smith‘s turn on the couch. As we know, Matt’s a massive fan of hip-hop – he has declared Nas‘s Illmatic one of his top three albums of all-time – and our man Craigy Ferg got him to show off his beatboxing skills. (Remember that clip of Matt, Karen, and Arthur Darvill beatboxing in an elevator? This was almost as cool.)

Also, Craig asked Matt about a Doctor Who film. “I think [it’ll happen] one day,” Matt said. “These things take a long time. They’d probably cast Johnny Depp or something. I’ll probably be dead by then.”

Here’s Matt’s previous appearance on Ferguson from back in November:

Kevin Wicks

Kevin Wicks

Kevin Wicks founded's Anglophenia blog back in 2005 and has been translating British culture for an American audience ever since. While not British himself—he was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri—he once received inordinate hospitality in London for sharing the name of a dead but beloved EastEnders character. His Anglophilia stems from a high school love of Morrissey, whom he calls his "gateway drug" into British culture.
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