The BBC have released the first teaser image for the return of Doctor Who in August.
This series sees Peter Capaldi take on the iconic role alongside companion Clara Oswald, played by Jenna Coleman.
The feature-length premiere episode entitled “Deep Breath” will see Peter Capaldi take on one of TV’s most iconic roles as the Twelfth Doctor, alongside Jenna Coleman as his companion Clara.
Ben Stephenson, Controller of Drama Commissioning, said: “Excitement and anticipation fills the air as Peter Capaldi’s Doctor takes control of the TARDIS for the very first time today. It’s going to be one hell of a ride and I can’t wait for the journey to start.”
Charlotte Moore, Controller BBC One, commented: “A new year, a new face, a new Doctor! 2014 has arrived and it’s Peter Capaldi’s time so let the adventures begin!”
Guest stars this series include Keeley Hawes, pop star Foxes and comedian Frank Skinner.
Doctor Who Returns on Saturday 23rd August on BBC ONE.