John Barrowman returns as Captain Jack Harkness within the Physician Who Christmas particular (Image: BBC)
John Barrowman has teased how a ‘change’ within the Daleks may trigger mayhem within the upcoming Doctor Who Christmas particular, describing them as ‘one of the vital scary villains’ within the present’s historical past.
Final month, it was introduced that John would be returning to Doctor Who for the festive special, reprising the position of Captain Jack Harkness.
Having made his first look as Captain Jack in 2005, John went on to painting the time-travelling agent in his personal spin-off present Torchwood, which ran from 2006 till 2011.
15 years after introducing audiences to the character, Captain Jack is again, able to tackle the Daleks with the Thirteenth Physician.
Throughout an interview on The One Show on Thursday, John teased that the Christmas particular can be ‘epic’, one of many causes for that being the return of the dreaded Daleks.
Whereas talking over video chat about Jodie Whittaker’s first encounter with the Daleks because the Physician, John, 53, supplied a bit of clue as to what we will count on when the brand new episode airs.
‘The factor is that individuals don’t know what to anticipate as a result of the one factor with the Daleks being one of the vital scary villains in Physician Who, the Whoniverse, they modify,’ he mentioned.
‘That is an episode that they’ve modified… that’s about as a lot as I can say,’ the actor hinted, stopping himself earlier than he revealed any spoilers.
John added that Captain Jack, the Physician and the companions ‘have to determine why [the Daleks are] persevering with to exist’.
‘And that’s one other large a part of the present,’ he instructed The One Present presenters Alex Jones and Ronan Keating.
Whereas looking forward to Captain Jack and the Physician’s reunion, John mentioned that viewers will be capable to see on the characters’ faces ‘the love they’ve for one another and the friendship that they’ve’.
The actor additionally recalled assembly different members of the Physician Who forged, who instructed him that he’s a ‘legend’ within the present’s historical past.
‘They have been asking me all concerning the historical past of issues and the lore of Physician Who,’ John mentioned.
Revolution of the Daleks will air on New 12 months’s Day on BBC One.