Bad Education and Green Wing star joins the eighth series of the show as the mysterious Gatekeeper of the Nethersphere which returns on the 23rd of August.
Steven Moffat Executive Producer and Lead Writer on her casting said:
“I’ve known Michelle for years, and I’m thrilled to welcome her to Doctor Who. She’s everything we need – brilliant, Scottish, and a tiny bit satanic.”
Speaking on her role Gomez said:
“Well of course Peter Capaldi is our next Doctor, which makes complete sense. I’m thrilled to join him. Well, you would be wouldn’t you?”
According to DWM the last block of filming is underway including the season finale which includes the Cybermen. For pictures of filming click here: