Back in June, Matt Smith announced his departure as the Doctor in BBC’s popular and long-running show Doctor Who. For those of us who consider ourselves Whovians, wild speculation flew with many lists of potential contenders hitting the internet immediately. Anticipation heightened when the BBC announced they would reveal who the next Doctor on Sunday, August 4 at 2pm (EST) live. To understand why there’s excitement around the announcement, consider what the show does so well that it’s lasted for 50 years: It caters to a broad audience: The show was not meant strictly for children nor only for adults. It works to straddle between the two. Sometimes the show may seem silly at times for adult viewers. But it tries to balance the…