'Doctor Who': Karen Gillan talks Amy, River Song and 'the weirdest motherhood ever'

In our excitement over "Doctor Who" star Karen Gillan's admission that she'll be returning for Season 7 of the BBC/BBC America series, we decided to save a bit of our Comic-Con conversation with the actress for later. "Later" being right now.The recent mid-season cliffhanger, which revealed Amy and Rory (Arthur Darvill) as the mother of fan-favorite River Song (Alex Kingston), was a particularly hot topic."That was as big a shock to me as it was to the audience," Gillan, who was in the dark until she read the script, tells Zap2it. "Alex Kingston knew the whole time, the sneak."River and Amy haven't shared a great many scenes together in the past, but that will all change when the series returns on Aug. 7 with "Let's Kill Hitler." Gillan promises the first episode will pay a lot of attention to what she calls "the weirdest motherhood ever.""Motherhood would change any woman, so it's definitely going to...



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