Matt Smith Has A Personal Message For You…

Matt Smith in Detroit

Matt Smith in Detroit

The facts, as we know and understand them so far:

Fact 1: Matt Smith is currently in Detroit.

Fact 2: He is there to film How To Catch A Monster with Ryan Gosling.

Fact 3: The internet is ablaze with stories about Matt’s announcement that he is leaving Doctor Who at the end of the year.

Fact 4: Matt himself has so far made no public comment on the topic, after his initial announcement.

Fact 6: He has shaved all his hair off.

Fact 5: This video has just appeared on the Doctor Who website. It’s lovely.

Fact 7: Why are Facts 5 and 6 the wrong way around? Timey-wimey.

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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