Big bombshell news for Whovians today: Michelle Gomez is returning for the two-part season ninth premiere of Doctor Who!
That’s right – The Mistress/Missy is back! Z(You can’t keep a great villain dead…). How? Why?
Here’s what we’ve got: The two-part episode, The Magician’s Apprentice and The Witch’s Familiar, is written by the show’s lead writer Steven Moffat, produced by Peter Bennett and directed by Hettie Macdonald (Blink, the Hugo Award-winning Doctor Who episode). The season premiere will also guest star Jemma Redgrave.
For more (including Ms. Gomez’s thoughts on he matter), follow the jump.