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Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.

One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.

Each time Doctor Who's titular Time Lord has regenerated in the modern series, fans have called for the next actor to take on the role to defy the white-male tradition -- whether that's calls for a female Doctor or a non-white male actor. We know that black actors have been offered the part before, but now we may know just who turned the role down.