Bill Nighy turned down Doctor Who starring role


British actor Bill Nighy says he was offered the role of the Doctor, but he turned it down because it “comes with too much baggage.”

Just imagine what that could have been like, Bill Nighy as Dr. Who. Well that is not going to happen, but Bill Nighy did feature in one of the Dr. Who episodes of series 5 about Vincent van Gogh.

[You can still get it here: Doctor Who - Series 5, Volume 4]

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