No More Rose Tyler – Billie Piper Talks About Not Coming Back To Doctor Who

Doctor Who – 50th Anniversary Special - The Day of the DoctorTalking to the Radio Times magazine, Billie Piper, best known in the UK as a teenage popstar and for playing Rose Tyler in Doctor Who in its return nine years ago, is talking about not playing the role again.

"I love Rose, she's just a good girl isn't she…  I think at some point I have to put the lid on it. I've been back, like, four times… I think it was good to come back as something a bit different because otherwise it gets a bit repetitive and we all get bored."

She says  "It's always great going back there…" but from the interview, it does feel like The Day Of The Doctor, playing The Moment, may have been the last time…

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Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.

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