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New Doctor Who gets the thumbs up

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Fans have been giving new Doctor Who Matt Smith the thumbs up - after more than eight million viewers tuned in to see him take over the iconic role.

Antony Wainer from the Doctor Who Appreciation Society told BBC News he thinks the 27-year-old actor brings a youthfulness to the role.

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