Doctor Who In Detail
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 television series (excluding stand-ins) with Jodie Whittaker taking on role as the Thirteenth Doctor in 2018, the first time the Doctor has been portrayed by a woman.
Doctor Who shown on Wednesday, August 4,
1977: The Deadly Assassin: Part One (repeated)
The Doctor returns to Gallifrey to prevent the President's assassination... and becomes the accused
1981: Full Circle: Part Two (repeated)
On Alzarius, in E-Space, evolution turns full circle every fifty years
2008: Voyage Of The Damned (repeated)
The Doctor spends Christmas on board the Titanic in space
2009: Tooth And Claw (repeated)
Scotland, 1879: The Doctor must protect Queen Victoria from a werewolf
2010: Victory Of The Daleks (repeated)
The Doctor is summoned by an old friend, and meets an old enemy
Doctor Who on TV today Wednesday, August 4,
No Doctor Who is scheduled to be shown today.