Doctor Who AU - Film Noir
Aided by a man she knows only as “The Doctor,” reporter Martha Jones tracks a vicious serial killer who calls himself “The Master.” The trail leads them to charismatic politician Harold Saxon, who has a sordid history with The Doctor. As the bodies pile up and Saxon spins increasingly out of control, Martha begins to wonder if she can trust anyone at all, least of all, The Doctor.
David Tennant as Aiden Hoynes, The Politician’s Husband
He wonders now, if she knew. Had she lain beside him, head on his chest, and heard what was coming? His future, spelled out in irregular heartbeats: He’s dy-ing, he’s dy-ing, he’s dy-ing… She had always been perceptive, attentive to detail. The traits that had made her such a good detective – well, she was good when she was focusing, which she did less and less as Sandbrook wore on – perhaps revealed to her the truth. Alec is slowly dying. His heart is failing. It’s ironic, he now realizes. He is literally dying of a broken heart. Maybe God, if he really does exist, does have a sense of humor.
A mistake was made…