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Doctor Who 

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The further adventures in time and space of the alien adventurer known as the Doctor and their companions from planet Earth.

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Sydney Newman
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Series cast summary:
Matt Smith ...  The Doctor 58 episodes, 2010-2020
David Tennant ...  The Doctor / ... 60 episodes, 2005-2020
Peter Capaldi ...  The Doctor / ... 47 episodes, 2008-2020
Nicholas Briggs ...  Daleks / ... 44 episodes, 2005-2020
Jon Davey Jon Davey ...  Cyberman / ... 41 episodes, 2006-2020
Jenna Coleman ...  Clara / ... 42 episodes, 2012-2020
Paul Kasey ...  Ood Sigma / ... 38 episodes, 2005-2020
Karen Gillan ...  Amy Pond / ... 39 episodes, 2008-2020
Billie Piper ...  Rose Tyler / ... 41 episodes, 2005-2020
Arthur Darvill ...  Rory / ... 28 episodes, 2010-2020
Jodie Whittaker ...  The Doctor 24 episodes, 2017-2020
Simon Carew Simon Carew ...  Cyberman / ... 24 episodes, 2012-2020
Bradley Walsh ...  Graham O'Brien 22 episodes, 2018-2020
Tosin Cole ...  Ryan Sinclair 22 episodes, 2018-2020
Mandip Gill ...  Yasmin Khan 22 episodes, 2018-2020
Ruari Mears Ruari Mears ...  Cyberman / ... 22 episodes, 2006-2013
Freema Agyeman ...  Martha Jones / ... 25 episodes, 2006-2017
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Storyline

The Doctor, a Time Lord/Lady from the race whose home planet is Gallifrey, travels through time and space in their ship the T.A.R.D.I.S. (an acronym for Time and Relative Dimension In Space) with numerous companions. From time to time The Doctor regenerates into a new form (which is how the series has been running since the departure of the original actor, William Hartnell, in 1966). Written by Chris Wright

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Think you've seen it all? Think again. (Series 2) See more »


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Trivia

On Saturday, March 5, 2005 (three weeks before its television debut), a rough-cut version of Doctor Who: Rose (2005) was leaked onto the Internet by an unnamed employee of a third-party contractor to CBC in Canada. The person responsible had their employment immediately terminated. The version is mostly similar to the broadcast version, the most notable difference is that instead of using Murray Gold's new version of the theme song, a remixed version of the original was used instead. See more »

Quotes

The Eleventh Doctor: I wouldn't say that. The way I see it, every life is a pile of good things and bad things. Hey. The good things don't always soften the bad things, but vice-versa, the bad things don't necessarily spoil the good things and make them unimportant.
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Crazy Credits

Each episode has a pre-credits sequence, and a trailer for the following episode at the end. Episode one has no pre-credits sequence(except for 5.1 " The Eleventh Hour", and episode thirteen has no trailer. See more »

Alternate Versions

When shown on Disney XD, some censorship is performed: spoken instances of the word "hell" are muted and the printed word is blurred when visible in its entirety, but not when it is partially obscured. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Modern Family: Under Pressure (2014) See more »

Soundtracks

Doctor Who Theme
Written by Ron Grainer
Performed by BBC National Orchestra of Wales
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My Ten Cents on my best friend
26 March 2005 | by LonniemackfanSee all my reviews

It seems that there is a huge diversity in the reaction to this show. Fortunately for the IL' Doc, I think this means he will be around for awhile again. I have seen "Rose," The first episode in the revamped BBC series, and I have to say I am thrilled. The majority of the negative reviews seem to be coming from ultra-die hard Whovians. I myself was a giant DR.Who nerd in my younger years. I had a subscription to Dr.Who magazine, I sent Tom Baker a letter when I was 10 years old, (I still have the autograph he sent me back, thank you Tom!)My grandmother knitted me an eight foot long scarf etc..etc..

I could tell you who Roger Delgado is and why when he looked like Geoffery Beevers he really wanted to go on Holiday to Traken.

In early 1984 when I was 8 years old, I met the Doctor and his friends Sarah and Harry. It was at midnight in Arizona on a black in white television that was barely 10 inches wide. I was transported to somewhere I had never been and have never been since. It was like Peter Pan taking you to Neverland. Anyone who met Doctor Who at such an early age will agree with me that the magic was that vivid and so real that you felt you were right there side by side with those characters.

As I grew up, I grew out of it. Real life takes a hold, and while Perpugilliam Brown was amazing to stare at, it became a lot more important to go talk to a girl in person on a Saturday night than stay home by the time 16 years old came around.

A passing interest in Sylv and Sophie was there, but ultimately, Puff the magic dragon let out a mighty roar because this Jackie Paper had grown up.

Having said that, I watched "Rose" with two hats. The former obsessive fan with the critical eye, and the adult who wanted to be whisked away by Pan again.

I feel the show succeeds in the latter department. I had a huge smile on my face the entire 45 minutes, and if I had to guess, this show is going to capture the fancy of a lot of young ones, and even though Doctor Who was always my best friend, I'm ready to share him with the people who he was made for in the first place. Thank you Russell and welcome back Doc!


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UK | Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 March 2006 (USA) See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$228,615, 5 January 2020

Gross USA:

$76,205

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$76,205
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (48 episodes) | (3 episodes) | (2 Episodes) | (Entire series)

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital (Dolby 5.1)

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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