Jodie Whittaker

  • The Doctor is… out? UK media says regeneration coming…

    According to breaking reports from the UK’s The Mirror, Jodie Whittaker is leaving Doctor Who after what will be three years in the role as the Thirteenth incarnation of the Doctor. Though the BBC have declined to comment on the story, the often hyperbolic and excitable tabloid actually has a...
  • Doctor Who 11.2: Desolate, but Monumental Improvements…

    The last time we saw The Doctor (Jodie Whittaker) and her new friends, her calculations had gone askew and instead of materialising with the Tardis, they’ve been left floating in the vacuum of space. Sadly, they all die – and that’s the episode done.  Or… not. No, just in...
  • Logo/police? BBC Doctors the Who font…

    Over the years there’s been many titles and certainly a fair degree of different fonts for the iconic titles featuring Doctor Who. Every new showrunner and actor has made their mark, often with a wash-and-brush-up to the show’s font. Given the world’s longest running science-fiction show now has quite...
  • Men are from Gallifrey, Women are from Venus…

    Years ago I watched the film Venus in which a young Jodie Whittaker holds her own against the likes of Peter O’Toole and Leslie Philips. If you’d shown a cast-list from the film at the time and asked a random person which actor was most likely to take residency...
  • Change is Key. Whittaker unlocks new era for ‘Who’…

    “Nevertheless, she regenerated…” Jodie Whittaker  has formally been announced as the next Doctor Who. The decision – bound to be seen as controversial by some because it’s the first female incarnation of the Time Lord – was seen for the first time in a specially-shot teaser which debuted after...