‘Doctor Who' Holiday Special will feature this 'Bridgerton 'star


‘Doctor Who’ 2024 Holiday Special has cast ‘Bridgerton’ star Nicola Coughlan.

Titled ‘The Church on Ruby Road’, the special is set to be released on December 25, 2023.

Showrunner Russell T Davies confirmed the casting, stating they are currently filming the special.

Nicola, known for her role as Penelope Featherington in ‘Bridgerton’, is a relatively new face in the TV industry.

Coughlan's casting aligns with the show’s trend of choosing young faces for upcoming seasons.

Ncuti Gatwa, who also played a role in ‘Barbie’, is set to become the Fifteenth Doctor in season 14.

The holiday special's casting, including Coughlan, may serve as a launching point for rising stars.

Coughlan's net worth is around $1 million, while Russell’s worth is approximately $5 million.

‘Doctor Who’ generated around $110 million in net revenue for the fiscal year ending March 2021.

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