The Streets’ Mike Skinner makes ‘Doctor Who’ cameo

Rapper-producer plays security guard in 'The Time Of Angels'

The StreetsMike Skinner made a cameo appearance in last night’s (April 24) episode of Doctor Who.

The rapper played a security guard at the beginning of ‘The Time Of Angels’, speaking the episode’s first words – “It’s a beautiful day”.

He was found dazed and wearing “hallucinogenic lipstick” by a team of soldiers before being taken back to their base.

Skinner‘s cameo in the show follows other appearances by musicians and singers – Kylie Minogue played Astrid Peth in the 2007 Christmas special ‘Voyage Of The Damned’.

Meanwhile, Billie Piper appeared as the Doctor‘s companion Rose Tyler in three of the first four series of the relaunched show.

Mike Skinner‘s appearance can be viewed on the BBC iPlayer.