DOCTOR WHO IN DETAIL


I am the Lord President of Gallifrey. You can't put me on trial.

The Sixth Doctor

The Trial Of A Time Lord: The Mysterious Planet

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 (or thirteen if you count John Hurt as the War Doctor) in the televsion series (excluding stand-ins), with Peter Capaldi soon to appear in his third series in 2017.

On TV today 16 January 2017

No Doctor Who scheduled to be shown today.
For a full list of tv programmes view the tv guide here.

On this day 16 January

1965: The Romans: The Slave Traders: Whilst on holiday in Rome, 64A.D., things go wrong for the TARDIS crew
1971: Terror Of The Autons: Episode Three: The Nestene Consciousness tries to invade again with help from the Master
1994: The Green Death: Episode Three: People welcome Global Chemical's new refinery, but not the giant maggots
2008: The Sound Of Drums: The new Prime Minister begins his reign of terror
2009: Fear Her: A girl breathes in a spore and gains the ability to make people disappear
2009: The Doctor's Daughter: The Doctor's fight becomes a personal matter on Messaline
2015: Deep Breath: Trouble in Victorian London: Where else would the Doctor be?