Doctor Who: Tom Baker Featured in Mysterious New Ad

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Hashtagged #thefourth, The BBC uploaded a Doctor Who video yesterday that likely got lost in the flood of Fourth of July-related "The Fourth" material at the time but which, now that we see it, is a pretty interesting piece.

Using old audio and some mysterious imagery, the ad centers around Tom Baker--the Fourth Doctor--and doesn't tell us exactly why.

Is this meant to be in promotion of the Fiftieth Anniversary Special? Could the Fourth Doctor appear in the Chistmas Special? Is there some other anniversary event coming up that nobody knows about yet? In any event, longtime fans should be excited to see a pre-Moffat Doctor getting some love...