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  • Season 11
  • 10 episodes
  • Drama

Summary

Adventures across time and space with the time-travelling hero.

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Episode 1: The Woman who Fell to Earth

Summary

Jodie Whittaker makes her debut as the 13th Doctor, who crash lands following an explosive regeneration that has apparently destroyed the Tardis. She finds herself lost and alone in Sheffield, with no memory of who she used to be - and has an encounter with three seemingly ordinary people whose lives are about to change for ever. Bradley Walsh, Tosin Cole and Mandip Gill co-star as the Doctor's new companions.

Review

Doctor Who showrunner Chris Chibnall was unequivocal in RT two weeks ago – his Doctor Who is for everyone, not just the fandom. If you’ve never watched before, then join in: no hinterland and no arcane knowledge of its mighty history are needed.

Jodie Whittaker glows with fun and (two) heart(s) as the new Doctor, crash-landing through the roof of a stranded train after her regeneration. There are a couple of sly little nods to her gender (“Why are you calling me Madam?” she asks a baffled bystander) but really, she’s just the Doctor.

The first, self-contained rollicking adventure, pits the Doctor and her new band of companions – Bradley Walsh, Mandip Gill and Tosin Cole – against a beast stalking the streets of Sheffield. What Sheffield has done to deserve this eventually becomes clear.

It’s a wild, thrilling ride packed with incident as Whittaker’s Doctor gets to grips with a new life and a new wardrobe.

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Credits

Cast

rolename
The DoctorJodie Whittaker
Graham O'BrienBradley Walsh
Ryan SinclairTosin Cole
Yasmin KhanMandip Gill
GraceSharon D Clarke
Tim ShawSamuel Oatley
KarlJonny Dixon
RahulAmit Shah
SoniaAsha Kingsley
JaneyJanine Mellor
Ramesh SunderAsif Khan
AndyJames Thackeray
DeanPhilip Abiodun
DennisStephen MacKenna
GabrielEveral A Walsh

Crew

rolename
DirectorJamie Childs
Executive producerChris Chibnall
Executive producerMatt Strevens
Series producerNikki Wilson
WriterChris Chibnall

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  • Episode 1

    The Woman who Fell to Earth

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    Summary

    Jodie Whittaker makes her debut as the 13th Doctor, who crash lands following an explosive regeneration that has apparently destroyed the Tardis. She finds herself lost and alone in Sheffield, with no memory of who she used to be - and has an encounter with three seemingly ordinary people whose lives are about to change for ever. Bradley Walsh, Tosin Cole and Mandip Gill co-star as the Doctor's new companions.

    Review

    Doctor Who showrunner Chris Chibnall was unequivocal in RT two weeks ago – his Doctor Who is for everyone, not just the fandom. If you’ve never watched before, then join in: no hinterland and no arcane knowledge of its mighty history are needed.

    Jodie Whittaker glows with fun and (two) heart(s) as the new Doctor, crash-landing through the roof of a stranded train after her regeneration. There are a couple of sly little nods to her gender (“Why are you calling me Madam?” she asks a baffled bystander) but really, she’s just the Doctor.

    The first, self-contained rollicking adventure, pits the Doctor and her new band of companions – Bradley Walsh, Mandip Gill and Tosin Cole – against a beast stalking the streets of Sheffield. What Sheffield has done to deserve this eventually becomes clear.

    It’s a wild, thrilling ride packed with incident as Whittaker’s Doctor gets to grips with a new life and a new wardrobe.

    How to watch

    Loading

    Streaming

    Details

    Formats
    Colour | HD | SUB | WIDE | AD

    Credits

    Cast

    rolename
    The DoctorJodie Whittaker
    Graham O'BrienBradley Walsh
    Ryan SinclairTosin Cole
    Yasmin KhanMandip Gill
    GraceSharon D Clarke
    Tim ShawSamuel Oatley
    KarlJonny Dixon
    RahulAmit Shah
    SoniaAsha Kingsley
    JaneyJanine Mellor
    Ramesh SunderAsif Khan
    AndyJames Thackeray
    DeanPhilip Abiodun
    DennisStephen MacKenna
    GabrielEveral A Walsh

    Crew

    rolename
    DirectorJamie Childs
    Executive producerChris Chibnall
    Executive producerMatt Strevens
    Series producerNikki Wilson
    WriterChris Chibnall

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