Newswire: John Simm to somehow play The Master on Doctor Who again

Over the years, Doctor Who fans have been treated to a number of multiple-Doctor storylines where more than one incarnation of the old Time Lord teamed up to defeat some enormous threat. Outside of some books, comics, and audio dramas, though, there has never really been a Doctor Who story where multiple versions of his Time Lord nemesis The Master have teamed up. That’s apparently going to change soon, as the BBC itself has confirmed that John Simm will be reprising his role as The Master this season alongside current Master Michelle Gomez.

Simm last appeared as The Master in “The End Of Time,” the final story for David Tennant’s Doctor, and he was vanquished pretty definitively in that adventure. By the next time The Master popped up, he had regenerated into Michelle Gomez’s Missy, and she was facing off against Peter Capaldi’s Doctor. Any other …

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