Alex Kingston (actress who plays River Song) also plays on another of my favorite shows Law & Order SVU. Kingston plays an lawyer named Miranda Pond. River's other name Melody Pond. I realized all this today.
Doctor Who Cosplay and Costuming - River Song Breakdown. I'm convinced that River Song and Zoe from Firefly are related, mostly because of the outfit and the awesome big wavy hair and the general awesomeness. :D Mehr