The BBC News: Reports " The new series of Doctor Who will see the Time Lord joined by his first openly gay companion. "
Lets Get Real:
It is great to see that Doctor Who will get a full time gay companion, Pearl Mackie will have challenge to beat Captain Jack in the affection of the Who fan base, but you never know. It is good that Doctor Who will push the envelope, the sexuality of the companion in the 21 Century should not matter, there will always be the Daleks and the Cybermen and the Weeping Angels. And all those corridors to run, always fun. This blog can not wait for the return of the Doctor.