Actor Peter Capaldi, who plays the 12th incarnation of the eponymous character on Doctor Who, made a spectacularly grand entrance via a sliding TARDIS onto the stage of Conan live at Comic-Con . The genial actor spoke about being recognized while walking on the street and his voracious childhood appreciation of the character he now currently plays.
Oh, it’s absolutely incredible. As a child, I wrote to Doctor Who. I got letters back from the original Doctor Whos. I drew pictures and sent them to BBC. I got a letter published in the equivalent of TV Guide