“The wonderful Alex Kingston, who I simply adore, she’s brilliant”
Matt: We’re gonna go and see Alex Kingston who, look, it’s not just normal Alex Kingston as River Song. It’s Cleopatra. That’s who it is. The Kingston as Cleopatra. How’s it feel to be Cleopatra Alex?
Alex: It feels uniquely royal.
Alex: I’m actually loving it.
Alex: I don’t think I want to take this off.
Alex: And um…
Matt: I mean, to be honest, out of all of us I think you do the best costume-wise don’t you. You get all the cool, sort of sexy, sassy ones.
Alex: Well…yeah, but I…
Matt: Or is that you, inside them…
Alex: Darling...I’m a bit nervous I might look like mutton dressed as lamb…
Laws of BBC: if you’re a male lead in a show run by Steven Moffat, your female co-star will (sooner or later) hit you.
(And you will ask for more)
Not those times. Not one line, don’t you dare.
(It’s a paradox!)