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Matt Smith makes V-sign and Steven Moffat holds his head in his hands as 1D's spot in 50th anniversary show is hit by glitches

For Doctor Who fans, the BBC's offerings on Saturday went from the sublime to the ridiculous. While BBC1's The Day of the Doctor has won stellar praise, BBC3's follow-up show, Doctor Who Live: The Afterparty, rapidly spun into a black hole. Zoe Ball (celebrating her own birthday) managed to maintain her pzazz as she talked to a string of former Doctor Who companions, but co-host Rick Edwards appeared increasingly bemused. Matt Smith was typically amusing in his interview with Ball, and Steven Moffat, interviewed with Jenna Coleman and John Hurt, was in spiky form, again attacking Michael Grade for axing the show in 1989: "I wanted to make [the 50th anniversary] about the Time War. And I wanted that 16-year gap to mean something. I thought it
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