Dude, Peter Capaldi totally refused to flirt with Clara in the new series.
Damn, I’m so ready for this.
In that same article he states that he’s going to make the story line less confusing and over the top and focus on the plot. I think I’m in love.
thank fucking god
He says he didn’t take the job when they first offered it, until he made sure the show was going to go in a direction he was interested in.
It doesn’t explicitly say so, but I like to imagine his negotiation team for that conversation was Craig Ferguson.