After all the speculation as to whether Paul McGann would be seen again as the Eighth incarnation of the Doctor, can finally be put to rest. In the Steven Moffat penned minisode The Night Of the Doctor , a prequel to the fiftieth episode The Day Of The Doctor, sees his return to playing the Doctor on screen, even if it is via the BBC red button service.
The changing image of the Eighth Doctor from left to right: The TV Movie, Dark Eyes and Night Of The Doctor. Belowscreencaps taken from the minisode and promo image.
14th November - the return of Paul McGann as the Doctor and also his 54th birthday. Many happy returns!
And here is the minisode The Night Of The Doctor