ATTENTION all Whovian’s of the Bay Area, this is not a drill. It has been confirmed that Peter Capaldi will be a guest at San Francisco Comic Con 2017.

Peter Capaldi is best known for his role as the twelfth incarnation of the Doctor in Doctor Who. Prior to that he was best known for his role as as Malcolm Tucker on the show The Thick of It and the spin-off film In the Loop.

Jodie Whittaker is set to replace Capaldi as the Doctor following the Christmas special.

Joining him will be creator of the DC Animated Universe Bruce Timm, television pioneer and Civil rights icon Nichelle Nichols along with Ren & Stimpy co-creator Bob Camp and Maile Flanagan from the English dub version of the Naruto franchise just to name a few. Also joining them is Ray Park, best known for his role as Darth Maul in Star Wars: The Phantom Menace.

More guests are expected to be announced in the months leading up to San Francisco Comic Con 2017, which will take place on the weekend of September 1 at the Moscone Center. Also check out our coverage of San Francisco Comic Con 2016.

8Bit/Digi is an independent media outlet that provides an insight into the gamer community of the San Francisco Bay Area.


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