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The Bellinghman
Date: 2006-06-15 12:02
Subject: Farewell Rose
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Actress Billie Piper is to leave Doctor Who at the end of the current series.

I trust that David Tennant will be staying. You've got to have some continuity, doncha know?
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The Bellinghman
User: bellinghman
Date: 2006-06-15 12:44 (UTC)
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I think Piper has done a surprisingly good job with the Rose character (quite made her name), but the whole romantic subplot has got a bit overbearing, and the only way to get rid of that is to lose either Rose, or the current Doctor.

Tennant's Doctor is a smidgeon too frivolous for me - if only we could ross him with Ecclestone.
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User: bellinghwoman
Date: 2006-06-15 12:49 (UTC)
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if only we could ross him with Ecclestone

Jonathan or Paul? (g,d & r, v.v. fast>
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The Bellinghman
User: bellinghman
Date: 2006-06-15 13:04 (UTC)
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Hmm, I think Jonathan is camper.

On the other hand, that would be wossing him.
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User: megabitch
Date: 2006-06-15 13:10 (UTC)
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It's just not grabbing me the way it should. I missed the first part of the most recent two-parter and I didn't even care enough to catch the repeat. More than half the episodes come across as standard soap opera plots - and I really really dislike soaps :/
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User: surliminal
Date: 2006-06-15 13:39 (UTC)
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Agree on both points.
I'm a bit sad though too - apart from the factv that romance is getting abit Ross/Rachel, I like having a young spunky independent companion - I hope we don't get some kind of opposite reaction next time.. Alsoif Rose dies will we have a grieving doctor for a season like Willow when Tara died. That would be odd, to say the least..
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