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In pictures: Doctor Who Christmas special

David Tennant and other members of the cast

Loads of people are really excited about Christmas, but Doctor Who fans are looking forward to an extra-special treat because the Time Lord's back for a festive episode.

David Tennant, David Morrissey and a cyberman

David Tennant will be joined by actor David Morrissey in the episode called The Next Doctor, and as usual, he'll have some enemies to face.

A scene from Doctor Who

Actress Dervla Kirwan plays Miss Hartigan...

Velile Tshabalala as Rosita.

And Velile Tshabalala stars as Rosita.

David Tennant as Doctor Who

But will they be the Doctor's friends, or enemies?

The Doctor fending off a cyberman (Photo: BBC/PA Wire)

One thing's for sure, this Cyberman doesn't look too friendly!

The Doctor fending off a cyberman (Photo: BBC/PA Wire)

The Time Lord's definitely got a battle on his hands....

The Doctor fending off a cyberman (Photo: BBC/PA Wire)

But will he save the day? Find out at six 'o' clock on BBC One on Christmas Day...

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