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Warwick Davis: 'Doctor Who role would be dream come true'

Warwick Davis has admitted that he would love to appear in Doctor Who.

The Life's Too Short star told the Radio Times that a part in the BBC sci-fi drama is his "dream" role.

"Steven Moffat is somebody I want to talk to," he said. "I love Sherlock and I would love to be in Doctor Who - it's been a dream of mine for many years."

He quipped: "I don't want to play the Doctor, but a villain or something like that would be pretty good."

Davis - who first rose to fame as the Ewok Wicket in Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi - has appeared in the Harry Potter films and an episode of BBC One's Merlin.

He is expected to return to Life's Too Short in the near future, with series co-creator Ricky Gervais having revealed that a second run is planned for spring 2013.

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