In an interview with the latest issue of TV Magazine in the UK, Matt Smith has revealed that he will indeed be con tuning in the role of the Doctor in 2014’s series 8. Last week Steven Moffat confirmed that he had begun writing scripts and the the series was most definitely happening.
I’m on a break for a couple of months while I’m in Detroit making How To Catch A Monster,”
“We come back and shoot the Christmas special over the summer, then we go on to the next series, which will either start filming at the end of this year or at the start of 2014.”
This will mean that Matt Smith’s 11th Doctor will be the longest serving of the new series.