This person is ‘parently v much in the running to become the next Doctor Who. After the current Doctor Who – David Tennant – hangs up his, erm, doctor-y bonnet. Natch.
So his name’s Harry Lloyd, he’s Will Scarlett in Robin Hood at the mo, and has already appeared in Doctor Who as a posh student type. This is him in that:
And he’s the quote, via the mouth of Russell T Davies, cheenius writer behind Dr Who:
‘After his audition I sent a note to the casting director saying, “He’s not just good for Baines (his character in Doctor Who), that’s the next Doctor”. Seriously, he’s so brilliant.’