DOCTOR Who fans were given their first glimpse at Jodie Whittaker as the 13th Time Lord and the lucky companions that would be joining her on adventures across the galaxy. The three actors chosen were announced in October 2017 but which characters will they be playing and who else has been the Doctor's trusty companion? Here's all you need to know... Who are the new Doctor Who companions? Bradley Walsh The Chase host and ex-Corrie star Bradley Walsh will travel through space and time as Jodie Whittaker's companion Graham. Although confirmed in October, it was first revealed last August that Bradley had joined the long-running BBC1 drama. He said: “I remember watching William Hartnell as the First Doctor. Black and white made it very scary for a youngster like myself. I was petrified but even though I’d watch most of it from behind the sofa through my fingers, I became a fan. “Am I thrilled to be part of this whole groundbreaking new dawn for the Doctor?? Oh … [Read more...] about Who are the new Doctor Who companions Ryan, Graham and Yasmin and who else has played companions?
JODIE Whittaker will make history later this year when she becomes not only the 13th Time Lord but the first female version of the Doctor. The process of choosing the next star to take over the iconic role is a huge task but when was Jodie Whittaker announced and who else was in the running? Here's all you need to know... Who is the new Doctor Who 2018? Born June 17, 1982, Jodie Whittaker, is an English actress from Yorkshire who is known for her work on shows including Broadchurch and Adult Life Skills, as well as sci-fi movie Attack The Block. The 36-year-old trained at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama before graduating in 2005. She made her professional debut as an actress later that year, starring in The Storm at Shakespeare’s Globe, London. Her latest role as in four-part medical drama Trust Me as Cath Hardacre, a nurse who is sacked for whistleblowing within the NHS and is forced to take drastic measures to provide for her daughter. When was Jodie … [Read more...] about Who is the new Doctor Who 2018, when was Jodie Whittaker announced and who else was in the running?
First look at new Doctor Who series gives glimpse of Jodie Whittaker in action BelfastTelegraph.co.uk The first glimpse of Jodie Whittaker in action as the new star of Doctor Who has been revealed. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/uk/first-look-at-new-doctor-who-series-gives-glimpse-of-jodie-whittaker-in-action-37120560.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/incoming/article37120557.ece/90cdf/AUTOCROP/h342/bpanews_53b9d335-ba2b-48b1-9880-1a13ccbe80b4_1 Email The first glimpse of Jodie Whittaker in action as the new star of Doctor Who has been revealed. Fans watching the World Cup final on BBC One were treated to 40 seconds of promotional footage from the new series. The clip was also posted on the sci-fi series’ official Twitter account. “New Doctor Who, New friends, New Adventures,” the tweet said, as it gave viewers a taste of what to expect in the 11th series which airs later this year. The clip featured the Doctor’s companions, played by … [Read more...] about First look at new Doctor Who series gives glimpse of Jodie Whittaker in action
DOCTOR Who fans are still reeling from the news that Peter Capaldi will leave his role as the Time Lord at the end of the current series. But the wait is over as to who will replace him as Jodie Whittaker has been revealed as the 13th Time Lord and first female Doctor. Who is Jodie Whittaker? Jodie Whittaker, 36, is an English actress from Yorkshire who is known for her work on shows including Broadchurch and Adult Life Skills, as well as sci-fi movie Attack The Block. She trained at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, graduating in 2005. She made her professional debut as an actress back in 2005, starring in The Storm at Shakespeare’s Globe, London. When will Jodie become the Thirteenth Doctor? Peter will step down as the Doctor at the end of the year after starring in his final season, and his regeneration scene is expected to take place during the 2017 Christmas special. Jodie said in a statement: “I’m beyond excited to begin this epic … [Read more...] about Who is the new Doctor Who? Jodie Whittaker becomes the first ever female doctor in 2018
Football fans will get the first glimpse of Huddersfield’s Jodie Whittaker in action as the new Doctor Who. Promotional footage from the new series will be shown on Sunday afternoon during the World Cup Final between France and Croatia on BBC One. A tweet from the sci-fi series’ official Twitter account said: “The World Cup may not be coming home but the TARDIS is on its way. “Tune into the World Cup Final this Sunday or come back here for the exclusive first look of new Doctor Who and friends.” A short clip of the word “Who” in a circle, against the backdrop of burning embers, was shared in the tweet. Jodie, 36, was unveiled as the successor to former Doctor Who star Peter Capaldi following the Wimbledon men’s final in July last year. She will be seen in the new series later this year – having made history as the first ever female Time Lord. The Broadchurch star made her brief debut as the 13th Doctor in the final minutes of the … [Read more...] about Chance to see clip of new Doctor Who Jodie Whittaker during World Cup final