I had a great laugh — many laughs — watching “Robot of Sherwood.”
As much as I love Doctor Who, I can’t say that it’s often that I have a big grin across my face through an episode.
The whole intention was to write a kind of romp, really. I’ve always loved the Errol Flynn movie. I love Robin Hood, actually, but that film particularly. To me, the essence of Robin Hood is that it’s a fairy tale. I’ve never had much patience for the muggy, grim versions because I think they’re missing the point, really [laughs]! So the chance to do Robin Hood meets Doctor Who was a bit irresistible.
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