Since her July reveal as the 13th Doctor, Jodie Whittaker has become a worldwide sensation. As evidenced by the “fair few people” waiting by the BBC Radio 2 studio over the weekend. “Last […] The post Jodie Whittaker Calls ‘Doctor Who’ ‘Dream Part’ appeared first on Geek.com.
Versions of Jodie Whittaker’s bogus TV medic do exist. But fantasists and charlatans tend to operate outside the hospital, where victims have been assaulted, misdiagnosed or offered false hope Within the first half-hour of the BBC’sShow More Summary
Doctor Who Doctors both young and old have been delighting in the fact that Jodie Whittaker will be stepping into the TARDIS as the 13th Doctor — the first female — in the franchise later this year, perhaps none more so than David Tennant. The 10th Doctor, and Whittaker’s co-star ... More »
While appearing on The Late Show, the incredibly talented David Tennant told host Stephen Colbert that he was delighted with the choice of actress Jodie Whittaker as the 13th iteration of Doctor Who. Tennant also talked about going to Comic-Con (“..you look out and you think, the geeks have inherited the earth.”), being a Doctor...
David Tennant has broken his silence about the backlash Jodie Whittaker has received following the announcement of her taking on the role of the 13th Doctor Who during an appearance on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert on Wednesday (August 9) in New York City. The 46-year-old actor, who played the 10th Doctor Who, told [...]
The internet has a lot of feelings about the next Doctor, who just so happens to be a woman. Gasp! But, David Tennant has weighed in on all the chatter and, well, he thinks Jodie Whittaker is the perfect choice. "I'm delighted. She's...Show More Summary
Video. Seeing your character represented in cosplay is a time-honoured right of passage these days. Of course, when you're the new Doctor and you've been seen for a grand total of one minute, you probably don't expect to see it so soon. More »
The live-action Lion King taps some Marvel Cinematic Universe stars for key roles. Jodie Whittaker talks about the reaction to her Doctor Who casting. The Avatar sequels are going to resurrect a dead character from the first movie. Plus, new clips from Killjoys and Dark Matter, and new Thor. Ragnarok pictures. To me, my spoilers! More »
Following the selection of Jodie Whittaker as the new Doctor Who, PETA U.K. has fired off a letter to showrunner Chris Chibnall asking that he make the character vegan.... The post PETA U.K. Urges ‘Doctor Who’ Producer to Make Character Vegan appeared first on PETA.
It's a singular kind of special joy to see people cosplay a character you play on television or in the movies. At least, I imagine it is, because watching Jodie Whittaker react to a bunch of people at Comic-Con cosplaying her iteration of the Doctor certainly brings me joy, and I'm just a nerd watching a video on the internet.
In the first broadcast interview since her unveiling as the Thirteenth Doctor, Jodie Whittaker today joined BBC Radio 6 Music to talk emotions, fans, and upcoming adventures. “I didn’t faint,” she said of […] The post Jodie Whittaker Opens Up About ‘Doctor Who’ appeared first on Geek.com.
Jodie Whittaker, the actress just announced as the new Doctor Who, happily posed for fans while visiting the BBC studios on Monday (August 7) in London, England. The 35-year-old actress faced a ton of backlash after being named the first female Doctor Who. “I’ve missed a lot of the fun stuff, and probably the bad [...]
As the Ninth Doctor himself would say: “Fantastic!” Ever since Jodie Whittaker was cast as the Thirteenth Doctor on the BBC’s seminal sci-fi series Doctor Who, there has been a divisive reaction about the role going to a woman for the first time in the franchise’s history. But as for ... More »
The Clara Oswald actress shares her thoughts on Jodie Whittaker's upcoming role as the Doctor.
On casting Jodie Whittaker as the Doctor
In a long overdue surprise, earlier this month BBC announced Jodie Whittaker to be the new star of Doctor Who, marking the first time a woman has played the role of the time-traveling immortal. Though her casting was largely welcomed, she was inevitably met with derisive, sexist remarks. Show More Summary
Steven Moffat seems to have missed all the backlash against Jodie Whittaker’s casting.
“Books are the best weapon in the world.” The Tenth Doctor understood the power of reading—a virtue passed on through the regenerations to the latest Time Lord Lady. BBC Books and Penguin Random […] The post Jodie Whittaker Will Also Star in 13th Doctor Books appeared first on Geek.com.
While we were celebrating the announcement of Jodie Whittaker being cast as the first woman Doctor on Doctor Who, there were quite a few misogynistic trolls bemoaning the news. Except if you ask Steven Moffat, none of that happened. According to him, everyone was happy, sexism doesn't exist, and we're all imagining things.
Last week, Doctor Who fans witnessed something of a milestone when it was revealed that they would be getting their first female Doctor. It wasn’t really a move that came out of left field. Since before Peter Capaldi took on the role of the Time Lord, rumors had already been circulating that it would be a female Doctor, but that never took place. Show More Summary