Peter Capaldi surprised the guests at the BBC Worldwide Event that showcases British TV shows to an international audience so that they might buy them for their networks. With Doctor Who being the big seller and money maker for the BBC they decided to have Peter Capaldi make a surprise appearance. He emerged from the TARDIS they had set up and then talked to Graham Norton for a brief moment. Here is what Peter Capaldi had to say afterwards.
“As a lifetime follower of the show, I'm delighted to see its global success. And I'm looking forward to sharing with the world the very exciting journey the new series is taking us on.”
Series 8 is filming now with an Autumn, or sooner, air date.
Source: Doctor Who TV