James Corden will return to Doctor Who in the role of Craig Owens. The Owens character was last seen in “The Lodger” episode where the Doctor played football and dealt with mysterious disappearances connected to the upstairs apartment.
The BBC said that Craig Owens proved popular with TV audiences. Who would have thought it?
In 2010 Corden did comment on his disappointment not to be involved with the TARDIS.
There’s been no talk of my return. I’d love another adventure – it would be great! I’m sort of disappointed I didn’t get to go in the TARDIS…