We met a few new characters in the Doctor Who anniversary special, “The Day of the Doctor.” Might one of them be showing up in the future? Perhaps even as a new companion?
There’s a bit more. When another fan linked Beint to a tumblr post surmising there could be a romantic relationship between Tom and Clara, he replied, “love it. Are you sure Tom could ever compete with a Time Lord though..? Oho… Keep watching and #dontbuythesun”
Does this mean Tom will be a companion? Not necessarily but it does suggest he could at least make another appearance. It would make sense considering Moffat established Clara in what seems like a permanent position at the school and for them to completely abandon that would be silly. (Hey, remember when Rory was a nurse?)
Again, everything is to be taken strictly as rumors for now. Doctor Who TV didn’t cite any other sources for the ”persistent rumours” but it could be they’ve heard things we haven’t. What do you think about adding a second companion once Peter Capaldi takes the reins? I would be up for it but only if that person wasn’t a romantic interest for Clara.
What kind of companion would you like to see, ONTD?