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Creator / Neve McIntosh

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Neve McIntosh (born Carol McIntosh) is a Scottish actress. She is known to Doctor Who fans around the world as Madame Vastra, the great detective (who also happens to be a lizard woman). Apart from Doctor Who, she has had an extensive career in British television and theater. She played Beryl Stapleton in a production of The Hound of the Baskervilles and Lady Fuchsia in Gormenghast. She's also appeared on Law & Order: UK and Ripper Street.

Since appearing in Doctor Who, she has attracted a considerable fanbase known as "Nevelets''.


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  • Ms. Fanservice: She's been known to get her kit off for a few roles and there are some sexy photos of her online.
  • Older Than They Look: Would you believe she's in her mid-forties?
  • Patriotic Fervor: Is very proud of her Scottish heritage.
  • Promoted Fanboy: She was a longtime fan of Doctor Who before being cast in the series. Her favorite Doctor is Tom Baker.
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