Unless you've been holidaying in the 4-X-Alpha-4 star system, you'll be well aware that Peter Capaldi is the latest incarnation of Doctor Who. You may not, however, have seen the Time Lord on set, check-by-jowl with his assistant (Jenna Coleman) and his new mode of transport, primed and ready for action. This is where Empire's latest issue comes in. From Thursday, Whovians will be treated to a behind-the-curtain peek at the new Doctor and the set-up for season eight. Heck, we've even solicited the thoughts of arguably the most famous of their number, Peter Jackson. It's all here - including this stellar portrait taken by David Venni at BBC Cymru Wales in Cardiff.