The Doctor: Well, the difference is, when you die, you stay dead.
Clara: So does he.
The Doctor: We're on Gallifrey. Death is Time Lord for man flu!

The Twelfth Doctor and Clara.

Hell Bent

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.

So far twelve actors have portrayed the role of the Doctor in the televsion series (excluding stand-ins), with Peter Capaldi having just completed his first series.

On TV today 21 October 2016

No Doctor Who scheduled to be shown today.
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On this day 21 October

1967: The Abominable Snowmen: Episode 4: The Great Intelligence tries to take material form using a Tibetan monk
1978: The Pirate Planet: Part Four: A hollow planet has been materialising around planets and draining their life forces
2009: Midnight: The Doctor takes an eventful trip over the planet of Midnight