Maisie Williams has been confirmed as a guest role on the upcoming ninth season of BBC’s DR. WHO.
He character will reportedly challenge the Doctor in many different ways, according to show runner Steven Moffat.
Williams will join Peter Capaldi as the Doctor. He started his run with the eighth series of the revamped program, which started again in 2005.
In response to her guest role, Williams said,
“I’m so excited to be working on Doctor Who as it’s such a big and important part of British culture. I can’t wait to meet the cast and crew and start filming, especially as we’ll be shooting not too far from my home town.”
Williams is known for her role as Arya Stark on HBO’s Game Of Thrones, and is set to appear in the upcoming drama Broken Boys.