HIGNFY was all about David Tennant's new look

Joe Anderton
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From Digital Spy

Cast your mind back to Christmas Day, 2005. David Tennant's first episode as the leading man in Doctor Who and... he spends most of it in bed (standard Christmas Day, really).

But once he's had a spot of tea, the Tenth Doctor delivers an incredible speech, in some pyjamas no less, that instantly solidified him as a fan favourite in the hearts of many. Part of that speech was asking Rose Tyler if he was ginger.

"Oh, I wanted to be ginger," he complained. "I've never been ginger."

Well, it's taken almost 17 years, but finally Ten appeared on BBC One sporting some flaming locks, as David Tennant hosted topical news comedy panel show Have I Got News for You.

Photo credit: BBC

It's a good episode too, with plenty of jibes at how Brexit is just on big mess, Angela Rayner MP gets a lot of good jokes (but her 'clear' explanation of Labour's stance is anything but) and Paul Merton does a really good impression of a grizzly bear.

But all anyone could talk about was the hair.

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