...Another rumour has emerged from the Daily Star today, reporting that Sophia Myles, known widely for playing the role of Madame de Pompadour in The Girl in the Fireplace could make a return as possibly the next companion.
Steven Moffat made a tweet earlier in the week, encouraging people who follow the actress on Twitter. He wrote, "Right EVERYBODY who follows me, go and follow @Sophia Myles - spin that fireplace. NOW."
He adds quickly with, "I'll explain later. Or not."
It does seem like teasing at first, but it sounds plausible. And it's made even more credible when Myles responds with small hints of her return with, "Watch this (fire)place. The plot thickens..."