Doctor Who In Detail is a guide to the long running BBC Television programme Doctor Who. The first episode was broadcast in 1963, and the programme celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2013, making Doctor Who the longest running science fiction television programme.
Thirteen actors have portrayed the role of the Doctor in the televsion series (excluding stand-ins) with Jodie Whittaker taking on role as the Thirteenth Doctor, the first time the Doctor has been portrayed by a woman.
Didn't anyone ever tell you? There's one thing you never put in a trap. If you're smart, if you value your continued existence, if you have any plans about seeing tomorrow, there's one thing you never, ever, put in a trap. Me!
On this day Tuesday, August 20,
- 2006: Tooth And Claw
Scotland, 1879: The Doctor must protect Queen Victoria from a werewolf
- 2007: The Impossible Planet / The Satan Pit: The Impossible Plant
The Doctor and Rose visit a world that should not be able to exist
- 2008: The Empty Child
Something is infecting people in London, 1941
- 2009: The Runaway Bride
A woman in her wedding dress mysteriously appears on board the TARDIS
- 2011: The Rebel Flesh
At an acid mining facility humans and dopplegangers are close to a civil war
Doctor Who on TV today Tuesday, August 20, 2019
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