Professor River Song Is Returning To Doctor Who!

As part of the upcoming annual (and always awesomeDoctor Who Christmas Special, which usually pulls out the stops for impressing its fans, is bringing back a fan favorite character to regroup with our good 'ol Doctor.

Alex Kingston is returning to play River Song, the time-travelling professor who's husband is in current form of Peter Capaldi (and also whom she has yet to meet). From BBC Entertainment:

It’s Christmas Day in the future and the TARDIS is parked on a snowy village street, covered in icicles, awaiting its next adventure. Time traveller River Song meets her husband’s new incarnation, in the form of Peter Capaldi, for the first time this Christmas.

This is an exciting announcement for all us Whovians out there! What do you all think about this news?