Kylie Minogue is to copy Kate Winslet in her latest outing - as
a character in a Titanic-themed episode of 'Doctor Who'. The Aussie
pop princess will act as a guest sidekick to David Tennant's
Doctor, in the episode 'Voyage of the Damned', which follows on
from the series finale as a Christmas special.
Head writer Russell T Davies said, "We are delighted that Kylie
Minogue will be joining the Doctor. 'Doctor Who' Christmas specials
are always a joy and we feel very confident that this will be the
most ambitious and best Christmas episode yet."
The episode will continue events after the dramatic end to the
last series, in which the Titanic crashed through the walls of the
Tardis.Kylie is said to be "thrilled" to join the popular show,
continuing her return to the spotlight following her battle against
Meanwhile, comedian Catherine Tate has been announced as the new
sidekick to the Doctor next year, reprising her role on the hit BBC
One sci-fi show as runaway bride Donna.