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'Doctor Who' Season 8 Gets New Teaser and Premiere Date

June 28, 2014 (1:47 am) GMT
Peter Capaldi's Doctor wonders if he's a good man in the 15-second snippet for the new season of the sci-fi series that will debut August 23.

BBC America has released a new teaser for "" season 8. Similar to the previously released teaser, the 15-second sneak-peek video has 's Doctor in the TARDIS, but this time his face is seen toward the end of the video.

The new snippet is cryptic as the titular character asks his companion, Jenna Coleman's Clara Oswald, "Clara, be my pal, tell me, am I a good man?" She replies, "I don't think I know who the Doctor is anymore."

The new season of the British sci-fi series now has got a premiere date, which is Saturday, August 23, at 8 P.M. ET. Samuel Anderson is added to the cast to play a recurring role as Danny Pink, a teacher at Coal Hill Secondary School where Clara also teaches.

Capaldi and Coleman will visit New York on Thursday, August 14, as part of the inaugural Doctor Who World Tour to promote the show. The duo will also stop by Cardiff in Wales, London, Seoul, Sydney, Mexico City and Rio de Janeiro during the tour.

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