The recent rumor about Johnny Depp being cast as the Doctor in a Hollywood production of Doctor Who seems not to have panned out (or else everyone involved is keeping very, very quiet). But that doesn’t mean that the nightmare can’t come true. Tim Buckley of Ctrl+Alt+Del offers one frightening possibility:
(It’s one-panel piece, and I don’t want to steal Buckley’s work in its entirety. Click through to see whom Buckley cast as the Doctor, and what sort of Hollywoodized mess our favorite Time Lord finds himself in.)
Here’s the thing… I love my country, I’m proud to be American… but we fuck up Britain’s stuff. Seriously. Case in point, the recent Death at a Funeral remake. That was an atrocious affront to a well-made and hilarious movie. Totally uncalled for.
(Thanks to Chad for the link. If you stumble across a cool Doctor Who thing, feel free to email me with a link.)