Karen Gillan

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By MIKE HUGHES

 

Our "Doctor Who" favorite becomes (fictionally) a '60s model


Everything about "Doctor Who" has been a delight since the latest makeover began. Steven Moffat took over as writer-producer, with Matt Smith as the 11th Doctor and Karen Gillan as his companion.

Now Gillan -- in her third and final "Who" season -- is in an interesting cable movie Saturday (March 3), playing 1960s supermodel Jean Shrimpton. You might have trouble finding it (Ovation is on satellite and some cable channels), but Gillan and Shrimpton are interesting. Here's the story I sent to papers: