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Peter Jackson In Talks To Direct a Doctor Who Episode?



There is talks of Peter Jackson directing an episode of the new season of Doctor Who. It’s no secret he’s a huge fan and has expressed in the past about getting involved. But Mr. Jackson is still extremely busy putting the finishing touches to the latest installment of the The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies.

Steven Moffat has met with Peter Jackson face to face and explained there is no money and very little time. But money is of no concern to Mr. Jackson. He said he’d be happy to settle with, “one of those nice new gold-coloured Daleks.”

Peter Jackson has also expressed the desire to take the Doctor to Middle Earth (New Zealand) but Moffat would prefer to keep the filming in Cardiff.

What do you think about Peter Jackson directing an episode? And what episode would he direct?

Peter Capaldi’s first outing as the Doctor – Deep Breath – airs August 23. And it will be in cinemas for those of you who like their Doctor on the silver screen.