Inbetweeners guest star

Stephen Fry, Lenny Henry, Goran Višnjić, Robert Glenister – a slew of famous faces have already been signed up to make appearances in the upcoming series of Doctor Who. And now another name has been added to the list.

After weeks of rumours, the BBC has finally confirmed that The Inbetweeners star James Buckley, who played Jay on the popular sitcom, will also play a guest starring role in the series.

On joining the cast, Buckley said, ““It was surreal to be on such an iconic show and I’m really happy to be part of something so well loved. Hope everyone enjoys it!”

Matt Strevens, the show’s executive producer, added, ““It was a real thrill to welcome James to the cast, his dramatic and comic talents are put to fine use in this action packed episode.”

It’s not yet clear who Buckley will play in the series, or which episode he will appear in. Let the speculation begin…