Not sure how to feel about Peter Capaldi as The Doctor? Well, if his insanely wonderful performance this season hasn't convinced you, maybe this will: a Doctor Who fan with autism was having trouble dealing with the death of his grandmother - he wrote a letter to The Doctor, and Capaldi got this message back to him right before the funeral. The father had this to say in the Youtube description:

A lovely message from Peter Capaldi to my 9 year old autistic son. This arrived just before Thomas' nanny's funeral and helped him to deal with his grief in a profound way. Thankyou Peter so much.


Awww - this is just another in a long tradition of the current Doctor being amazing. Here's Matt Smith sending a message of support to a young fan with cancer: