The casting of a new Doctor on the BBC's Doctor Who is pretty much a top-secret operation - especially so when, as was the case with the latest incarnation of the Time Lord, the casting was a major upheaval to over half a century of the show. How secret? So secret that new Who star Jodie Whittaker practically went straight from her reveal to the set. More »
As with every Doctor, it's all about the look. Whether it's a pinstripe suit, a hole-filled jumper or the fez-that-shall-not-be-named, there's something about how the Doctor dresses that inspires love (and cosplay inspiration) among millions of fans. When Jodie Whittaker makes her Doctor Who debut she'll be rocking a new look she helped create. More »
David Tennant has some thoughts about what actress Jodie Whittaker will bring to the role of the Doctor.
The incoming Thirteenth Doctor and the first woman to play the role on Doctor Who is enjoying her "defining moment"—but she's excited for a future where a lady Doctor isn't big news at all.
For the first time in nearly 55 years of phonebox-based time travel, Doctor Who's starring Time Lord is officially being played by a woman. But according to incoming star Jodie Whittaker, her gender, while important, is just the first step in making the Doctor a role attainable by people from all walks of life. More »
Christmas Day saw the end of an era for Doctor Who - the arrival of Jodie Whittaker's 13th Doctor saw off Peter Capaldi and Steven Moffat's time on the show in explosive manner. But a new Doctor and new direction for the show means, of course, a new TARDIS interior. Before that, the old one has to be brought down one final time. More »
Too busy to keep up on all things geeky this week? We’ve got you covered with the trailers, merch, and news coming out of the week that was! Jodie Whittaker debuts as the 13th Doctor on Doctor Who You know what our favorite Christmas...Show More Summary
Note: Spoilers obviously. Aaaaand we're back. Did everyone have a nice holiday? I sure hope you did. 2018 is going to be a great year, isn't it? That or the world is going to end. Either way, problems will be solved. This is a video from the BBC's Doctor Who of the twelfth Doctor, Peter Capaldi, regenerating into the 13th Doctor, Jodie Whittaker. Show More Summary
Meet the new boss, not the same as the old boss. Peter Capaldi passes the torch to the first female Doctor.
"Doctor Who" fans got their first glimpse of a historic new Doctor on Christmas night as Jodie Whittaker made her first appearance in the role as part of the series' annual Christmas special. Peter Capaldi, the 12th actor to play the Doctor, made a dramatic departure as the character regenerated,...
Watching Peter Capaldi's Doctor regenerate into Jodie Whittaker's is a moment that will go down in TV history, and one that you won't soon forget.
Last night, the Doctor Who Christmas special bid a fond, tearful farewell to Peter Capaldi's Twelfth Doctor. In a moving and very Moffat episode, "Twice Upon A Time" featured an adventure that reunited the mop-topped Doctor with his dear, proudly...
There's a new Doctor in the TARDIS. Jodie Whittaker made her debut as the Thirteenth Doctor in the 2017 Doctor Who Christmas special that featured Peter Capaldi's farewell. And what a...
The final regeneration scene where the 12th Doctor finally becomes the 13th. I did not like this one as much as when Matt Smith became Capaldi, but it’s still very, very good. The best line of the scene: Hate is always foolish, and love is always wise. Show More Summary
The First Female ‘Doctor Who’ Finally Appeared (and Nearly Died) in Last Night’s Christmas Special The Jodie Whittaker Doctor Who character made her first appearance last night as the first-ever female Doctor in the sci-fi series' 54-year-history Hornet Stories - Hornet Stories bring you the best news, pop-culture, and opinions on the web!
Suck it, male Time Lords of the past! The moment Doctor Who fans have been eagerly anticipating since this summer is finally here — Peter Capaldi has relinquished his timey-wimey Doctor duties to make way for Jodie Whittaker, who’s the very first female Doctor in the franchise’s history. (And she’s ... More »
Jodie Whittaker made her debut as the next doctor on tonight’s Doctor Who Christmas Special, which also saw the departure of Peter Capaldi. Before transforming into the first female doctor of the franchise, Peter‘s Twelfth Doctor walks around the TARDIS and says, “Well, I suppose one more lifetime won’t kill anyone… well, except me.” Right [...]
It's hard to overstate what a big deal the Thirteenth Doctor is, but in our eagerness to get to the Jodie Whittaker era, we’re perhaps forgetting something quite important, and that is to take a proper look at outgoing Doctor Peter Capaldi and everything his run on the show has meant. Show More Summary