Media playback is unsupported on your device

Doctor Who: Peter Capaldi unveiled as new Doctor

4 August 2013 Last updated at 19:45 BST

Glasgow-born actor Peter Capaldi has been announced as the new star of Doctor Who.

The 55-year-old was revealed in a special live programme on BBC One.

Capaldi will be the 12th actor to play the Doctor, replacing outgoing star Matt Smith.

Copyright © 2015 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.