: Played Nadya in "Enemies" by Maxim Gorky in a new version by David Hare (Almeida Theatre, London, England, UK).
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[on being hired as the first female as The Doctor in Doctor Who
(2005) I want to tell the fans not to be scared by my gender. Because this is a really exciting time, and Doctor Who represents everything that's exciting about change. The fans have lived through so many changes, and this is only a new, different one, not a fearful one.
Sixth Doctor Colin Baker
responded to her casting by saying "the BBC really did do the right thing and let the Doctor be in touch with her feminine side. As a father of daughters - result!" Seventh Doctor Sylvester McCoy
said ""congratulations Jodie Whittaker!!!!! One small step for Women, one Giant leap for Womenkind!!".