Series 7: Spain is America’s Wild West

Matt Smith, Karen Gillan and Arthur Darvill were all spotted when they arrived in Madrid yesterday (photographed by fan Javier Alonso Fontaneda) for filming on Series 7.

The latest issue of Doctor Who Magazine confirms the earlier rumours that Spain will be masquerading for America’s Wild West in the third episode written by Toby Whithouse.

And some further bits:

  • Stargate SG-1 and Farscape actor Ben Browder is guest starring in episode 3
  • Adrian Scarborough (Kahler-Jex), Dominic Kemp (Kahler-Mas) and Rob Cavazos (Walter) will appear in episode 3
  • Saul Metzstein is directing episodes 2 and 3
  • Episode 2, the first to be shot, is written by Chris Chibnall
  • Mark Williams (Brian Williams), Rupert Graves and David Bradley all guest star in episode 2
  • The second block will comprise 2 episodes to be directed by returnee Nick Hurran (The Girl Who Waited, The God Complex)
  • Both episodes in the second block will be written by Steven Moffat