Watch: Matt Smith and Karen Gillan On Googling Themselves

Let’s not beat about the bush, we’ve all put our names into Google at some point or another, just to see what comes up. You’ve done it, I’ve done it, and now, it turns out Matt Smith has done it and so has Karen Gillan.

However, as our interview uncovers, they have found out that it is not always a good thing to do, even if people are being really nice about you. So, y’know, think on…


Oh, and after yesterday’s revelation from Steven Moffat about the imminent Weeping Angel attack on New York, here’s Matt and Karen’s interpretation of Doctor Who’s remarkable success in the US. It turns out they think it’s popular for the same reasons that WE think it’s popular:


Glad we’re all on the same page.

Fraser McAlpine

Fraser has been writing and broadcasting about music and popular culture for over 15 years, first at the Top of the Pops website, and most recently for the NME, Guardian and MSN. He also wrote BBC Radio 1's Chart Blog and reviews albums for BBC Radio 2.

He is Anglophenia's current resident Brit, blogging about British slang and running around the Mall taking snaps of the crowd at the Royal Wedding, as well as reigniting a childhood passion for classic Doctor Who and cramming as much music in as he can manage.

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