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.
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On this day Thursday, April 18,
- 1964: The Keys Of Marinus: The Velvet Web
The Doctor and his companions are forced to search for operating keys on Marinus
- 1970: The Ambassadors Of Death: Episode Five
U.N.I.T. are called in to investigate the mystery of the Mars Probe 7
- 2008: The Fires Of Pompeii
In Pompeii, AD79, the Doctor and Donna face a moral crisis
- 2010: Victory Of The Daleks
The Doctor is summoned by an old friend, and meets an old enemy
- 2014: The Almost People
At an acid mining facility humans and dopplegangers are close to a civil war
Doctor Who on TV today Thursday, April 18, 2019
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