During half time of the FA Cup Semi-Final match on BBC One last Saturday, it was announced that Britain’s favorite time-traveling alien will have a new companion.
The announcement was made via a short clip, which you can watch here:
Doctor Who Official (@bbcdoctorwho) April 23, 2016
Fans took to Twitter to express their feelings and congratulate Pearl Mackie:
@Pearlie_mack YES GIRL WE CANT WAIT TO SEE YOU IN ACTION💓💓💓—
beth (@0hMySt4rs) April 23, 2016
THE REPUBLICAN DALEK (@RepublicanDalek) April 23, 2016