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The First Female Doctor's Introduction On 'Doctor Who' Will Make You So Psyched For Her Run

No, The Doctor still isn't ginger, but she doesn't appear to particularly bothered in the 2017 Christmas special. The 13th Doctor's first line is the beginning of a new era for Doctor Who, both because the Doctor is now a her, and because she seems a…
By Sabienna Bowman

You'll Have To Wait A Bit Longer For Doctor Who Season 11, But An Early Look At The Thirteenth Doctor Is Coming Very Soon

Doctor Who fans will finally get to meet the series' Thirteenth Doctor — played by a woman actor for the first time in the franchise's 54-year history — in the Doctor Who Christmas Special on Monday, Dec. 25. The new Doctor will take over the role f…
By Mallory Carra

'Broadchurch’ Won’t Return Next Season, But The Drama Is Ending On A Gripping Note

The British crime drama Broadchurch has built to its third finale, and it promises a satisfying reveal for its final mystery. That's right — Broadchurch won't return for Season 4, so the Aug. 16 conclusion will mark the end of the popular series. Its…
By Kayla Hawkins

The Infuriating Reason Some Female Fans Are Upset About The New 'Doctor Who'

Like most serious (and American) Doctor Who fans, I was furiously refreshing my Twitter timeline on Sunday, July 16, waiting for some life-defining casting news that was broadcast in the UK to finally hit the web. As happens every few years, the BBC …
By Sage Young

Twitter Reacts To Jodie Whittaker As 'Doctor Who's New Doctor

Doctor Who's 13th Doctor was officially announced on Sunday afternoon, and the news is has been cause for much excitement. For the first time in the science-fiction series' history, Doctor Who's 13th Doctor is being played by a woman, Jodie Whittaker…
By Danielle Jackson

The First Woman Doctor Is Exactly What 'Doctor Who' Needs

On Sunday, BBC surprised fans of Doctor Who by announcing Jodie Whittaker as the first female Doctor. While there's bound to be some push back from certain segments of the audience, this bold move marks the beginning of an exciting new era for the sc…
By Sabienna Bowman

Who Is Jodie Whittaker, 'Doctor Who's New Time Lord?

When Peter Capaldi announced that he would depart cult sci-fi show Doctor Who in 2017, fans pushed for a change. The series' creators listened, and Jodie Whittaker has been cast as the first woman Timelord in Doctor Who history, as announced by the B…
By Mary Kate McGrath

Jodie Whittaker Is 'Doctor Who's First Woman Time Lord

It's about time. The BBC announced on Sunday that actor Jodie Whittaker has been named the 13th doctor on Doctor Who. She is the first woman to take on the role in the iconic British series' lengthy 50-year history. According to the BBC, the Attack T…
By Mallory Carra

This Is Why 'Doctor Who' Needs A Female Doctor

On Sunday, BBC and BBC America will formally announce the name of the actor who will be stepping into the TARDIS to assume the role of the Doctor in Doctor Who. With both Peter Capaldi and showrunner Steven Moffat exiting the series after the Christm…
By Sabienna Bowman

'Doctor Who' Season 10 Ended With A Major Twist

"Where there's tears, there's hope." That beautiful line from the Doctor will just have to sustain fans until the Christmas special. Right now, viewers are surely still wondering what the Doctor Who Season 10 ending means for the future of the show. …
By Sabienna Bowman

'Doctor Who' Will Get A Fresh Start In Season 11

On July 1, yet another season of the beloved science fiction series Doctor Who will draw to a close, and there are bound to be a lot of surprises in store for fans who’ve breathlessly been watching Pearl Mackie and Peter Capaldi’s adventures at Bill …
By Victoria McNally

Don't Give Up Hope For 'Class' Season 2

Doctor Who spinoff Class is one of several attempts to capitalize on the popularity of the famous and long-running British time travel series. And now that the series' first season is coming to an end, what's left to be determined is whether Class wi…
By Kayla Hawkins

The 'Doctor Who' Premiere Introduces A Major Mystery

Once again, it seems the Doctor has made a promise he can't keep, but who did he make this unkeepable promise to? The Season 10 premiere of Doctor Who introduces a new mystery when it reveals the Doctor has spent the last 50 years (at least) teaching…
By Sabienna Bowman

Nardole Is Returning To 'Doctor Who' In A Big Way

The 2016 Doctor Who Christmas special will bring back the show's usual cast, including Peter Capaldi as the titular Doctor and some other faces that you'd expect to see. Joining the regular cast is recurring character Nardole, a Doctor Who companion …
By Kayla Hawkins & Kayla Hawkins

What You Need To Remember From 2015's 'Doctor Who' Christmas Special

Another year gone, and another Doctor Who Christmas special to help us forget how difficult the year has been. It's all but guaranteed that while the beloved, long-running sci-fi adventure series is on the air, there will be a break around Christmas …
By Jack O'Keeffe & Jack O'Keeffe

TV Is Missing Something Without 'Doctor Who'

There have been a few bright spots, but the consensus seems to be that 2016 isn't a year anyone is going to be sorry to see end. For fans of the long-running British science fiction series, an added offense: so far, there have been no new episodes of…
By Sage Young & Sage Young

A New Hero Crashes 'Doctor Who' Christmas Trailer

The ghosts of Christmas past, future, and present are all busy this time of year, but The Ghost is a new face ready to make a splash on Doctor Who this Christmas. The Doctor is ready for yet another disastrous Christmas — this time in New York City —…
By Sabienna Bowman

These 2015 Christmas Specials Deserve A Rewatch

Nothing helps ring in the holiday season more than a slew of brand-new Christmas specials. As a noteworthy gift to their viewers, the television shows of 2015 followed in the footsteps of the TV holiday classic, A Charlie Brown Christmas, and created…
By Michelle Lulic

'Doctor Who' Meets 'Fantastic Beasts' & It's Perf

Happiness is Newt Scamander phoning The Doctor, Simon Cowell, and Britney Spears while Mary Berry pops in to offer Newt all the cakes. Seriously, all of them. This is the beautiful reality you will find in Eddie Redmayne's BBC Children in Need sketch…
By Sabienna Bowman

'The Crown's Matt Smith Vs. Prince Philip

Queen Elizabeth II is the longest reigning British monarch ever; she was already a grandmother by the time I started learning about the British royal family. So the Netflix series The Crown is bound to illuminate her early life for me and lots of o…
By Sage Young