Matt Smith's run as the 11th Doctor Who will beginning airing in the US on April 17, just a few weeks after his debut in the UK. Smith took over from David Tennant at the end of The End of Time 2 parter.
As well as a new doctor, we get a new companion named Amy Pond played by Karen Gillian.
"In introducing the Eleventh Doctor, Steven Moffat is opening the show to a whole new audience, while serving fans with an exciting mix of intergalactic, time travelling adventures. We can't wait to meet his new Doctor," says BBC America's head of programming, Richard De Croce.
Steven Moffat is the new head writer replacing Russell T. Davies. -- 2/27/2010