Fall of the 11th, Matt Smith wraps filming 2013 Christmas Special

Matt Smith completed filiming for the 2013 Doctor Who Christmas special on Saturday, October 5th. This of course means that he The Doctor has finally regenerated into his twelvth form which will be played by Peter Capaldi.

Show producer Marcus Wilson confirmed via Twitter that filming had wrapped on this year’s Christmas Special on Saturday:

“So it’s goodnight from me, and it’s goodnight from him. That’s a wrap. Christmas 2013. Thank you all.”

Derek Ritchie posted:

“That’s a wrap! Christmas is in the can, you lucky lucky people!!!”

Smith mother Lynne posted this picture of her and her son via twitter:

The next series of Doctor Who will begin to air in January of next year, with Jenna Coleman returning to film Series 8 for an autumn 2014 broadcast. But for now, sad Doctor gifs all around:

Thank you Mr. Smith for 3 wonderful years!