Massive spoilers! Fiftieth Anniversary casting news! Updated!

The Tenth Doctor and Rose are back for the fiftieth!

After months of speculation, the BBC has announced that David Tennant and Billie Piper will return as the Tenth Doctor and Rose Tyler for the fiftieth anniversary of Doctor Who in November, joining Matt and Jenna for the celebrations.  John Hurt, who has appeared in Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, Alien, and Harry Potter, will also co-star.

Doctor Who returns today on BBC1 and BBC America with The Bells of Saint John.

Update! The story makes it to BBC News. Watch the segment in the player below.

What do you think about the return of David and Billie for the fiftieth anniversary special?  Let us know in the comments!

Daniel Lestarjette

Daniel is the owner and Managing Editor of Time and The – !. He's been a fan of Doctor Who since watching Tom Baker regenerate into Peter Davison on his local PBS station as a kid. He launched Time and The – ! in 2011 after having the bright (?) idea to watch every Doctor Who story from the beginning and blog about it. (Yeah, he's way behind.)

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