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Doctor Who: BBC Declined to Comment on Jodie Whittaker Rumors

Doctor Who: BBC "Declined to Comment" on Jodie Whittaker Rumors

But could the biggest change come after Series 13- in the form of a new Doctor? Amid tabloid rumors that Jodie Whittaker will be exiting the role after the upcoming series (but with showrunner Chris Chibnall remaining), EW reached out to the BBC for a response but the broadcasting company "declined to comment."[caption id="attachment_1316613" align="aligncenter"[...]

Doctor Who Revolution of the Daleks Releases New Images Posters

Doctor Who "Revolution of the Daleks" Releases New Images, Posters

How can you fight a Dalek without the Doctor? Even with Captain Jack’s help, the gang is set to face one of their biggest and most frightening challenges yet. As we mentioned in previous posts, something viewers should know about "Revolution of the Daleks" is that it's pulling double-duty: serving as both a stand-alone episode as[...]

Doctor Who: Chris Chibnall Mandip Gill Talk Yaz Mental Health &#038 More

Doctor Who: Chris Chibnall, Mandip Gill Talk Yaz, Mental Health & More

To promote the special, series showrunner Chris Chibnall and Gill have been making the rounds to discuss what fans can expect- but in a recent interview with RadioTimes.com, the duo discussed the previous season's focus on Yaz's (Mandip Gill) mental health as well as those of the rest of "Team TARDIS" in "Can You Hear Me?"[...]

Doctor Who Showrunner on When Series 13 Will Air: Ive Got an Idea

Doctor Who Showrunner on When Series 13 Will Air: "I've Got an Idea"

With only a little more than two weeks to go before New Year's Day's Doctor Who Festive Special "Revolution of the Daleks" graces our television screens, series showrunner Chris Chibnall and the show's team are already hard at work on Series 13 production While speaking with EW about the upcoming holiday special, Chibnall also shared an[...]

Doctor Who Showrunner EP Talk Revolution Daleks Series 13 Monsters

Doctor Who Showrunner, EP Talk "Revolution" Daleks; Series 13 Monsters

But which version of the Daleks will our heroes be facing this time? For clues to the answer to that question and others, showrunner Chris Chibnall and executive producer Matt Strevens spoke with RadioTimes about what viewers can expect from the Doctor's arch-enemies.[caption id="attachment_1305103" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Photo Credit: James Pardon/BBC Studios/BBCA[/caption]As we mentioned in previous[...]

Doctor Who: The Fugitive Doctor Was Last-Minute Creation

Doctor Who: The Fugitive Doctor Was Last-Minute Creation

It turns out the Fugitive Doctor was created on the fly.[caption id="attachment_1303683" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Jo Martin in "Doctor Who", BBC Studios[/caption]You’d think it was all planned in advance, that showrunner Chris Chibnall had it all figured out, but no It turns out the Fugitive Doctor was pretty much created on the fly during the writing[...]

Doctor Who Showrunner EP: Daleks Resolution Key to Revolution

Doctor Who Showrunner, EP: Daleks "Resolution" Key to "Revolution"

With only hours to go until the official trailer for the BBC's Doctor Who Festive Special "Revolution of the Daleks" premieres, series showrunner Chris Chibnall and executive producer Matt Strevens are offering fans some "insider intel" on which past adventure they should be rewatching before the "Revolution" begins This year's adventure finds the Doctor (Jodie Whittaker)[...]

Doctor Who Showrunner EP Update Series 13 Talk COVID-Related Changes

Doctor Who Showrunner, EP Update Series 13; Talk COVID-Related Changes

But that's not all, because as the excitement grows for the special, production is already underway on the 8-episode Series 13 (one that could air late 2021 or early 2022)- and now showrunner Chris Chibnall and executive producer Matt Strevens are revealing to RadioTimes.com the impact that the COVID-19 pandemic is having on the work.[caption[...]

Doctor Who Series 13 Filming Underway Set for 8 Episodes

Doctor Who Series 13 Filming Underway; Set for 8 Episodes

Given the complexity of making Doctor Who, and with new and rigorous COVID working protocols, it’s going to take us a little longer to film each episode, meaning we expect to end up with eight episodes, rather than the usual 11," Doctor Who showrunner Chris Chibnall explained "But rest assured, the ambition, humor, fun, and[...]

Doctor Who Star Jo Martin Talks Groundbreaking Role Fan Support

Doctor Who Star Jo Martin Talks "Groundbreaking" Role, Fan Support

Thankfully, a conversation with showrunner Chris Chibnall helped her brush off the old ghosts of past performances and create a version of the Doctor that works for her."When I saw the episode, where Peter’s [Capaldi] Doctor regenerates into myself – we were midway through shooting and that was the first time in a long time[...]

Doctor Who: Jodie Whittaker Thought She Was Playing the Doctor Wrong

Doctor Who: Jodie Whittaker Thought She Was Playing the Doctor "Wrong"

Thankfully, a conversation with showrunner Chris Chibnall helped her brush off the old ghosts of past performances and create a version of the Doctor that works for her.[caption id="attachment_1163953" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Patrick O'Kane as Ashad, Jodie Whittaker as The Doctor - Doctor Who _ Season 12, Episode 9 - Photo Credit: Ben Blackall/BBC Studios/BBC America[/caption]"When[...]

Doctor Who: Adventures in Lockdown Gets Gaiman Davies Moffat Stories

Doctor Who: Adventures in Lockdown Gets Gaiman, Davies, Moffat Stories

Davies, Steven Moffat, and Chris Chibnall as well as an all-star lineup of writers who have scripted episodes of the show.The stories were originally released digitally on the BBC’s official Doctor Who website during the first lockdown back in Spring and early summer They revisited various moments from the Doctor's lives and incarnations to feature[...]

Doctor Who: Thoughts on the Shows Christian and Buddhist Imagery

Doctor Who: Thoughts on the Show's Christian and Buddhist Imagery

The 12th Doctor (Peter Capaldi) has died and wanders a landscape that’s like purgatory with his young self, the 1st Doctor (David Bradley), rethinking his life before deciding to regenerate – or reincarnate – to become the 13th Doctor (Jodie Whittaker).https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yJqsPBWbtjkChris Chibnall’s recent retcon of our hero's origin as an endlessly regenerating entity, exploited, abused,[...]

Doctor Who Remembrance of the Daleks Defines Our 7th Doctor

Doctor Who "Remembrance of the Daleks" Defines Our 7th Doctor

Davies, Steven Moffat, and Chris Chibnall, who have used it as a prototype for their runs ever since Episodes later in the 7th Doctor's run deepened the themes and tropes established in this story, but none of them carried the impact or surprise of this story. This is a new series we’re launching about the[...]

Doctor Who: Nicholas Briggs Teases Revolution of the Daleks Special

Doctor Who: Nicholas Briggs Teases "Revolution of the Daleks" Special

Showrunner Chris Chibnall had decided to change up the show’s old tradition of airing a Christmas Special every year It remains to be seen whether “Revolution of the Daleks” would air on Christmas or New Year’s Day.With rumors that the series 13 would begin production in the next few weeks, Briggs has no news on[...]

Doctor Who: Heres Why The 13th Doctors Origin Explains Everything

Doctor Who: Here's Why The 13th Doctor's Origin Explains Everything

The 13th Doctor, played by Jodie Whittaker and helmed by showrunner Chris Chibnall, is the gamechanger for Doctor Who in many ways First, she was the first female lead in canon Then in her second season, Chibnall dropped a bombshell The Doctor was the original Timeless Child, an immortal being from an unknown place who[...]

If I Ran Doctor Who: Time for The Fantasy Showrunner Game

If I Ran Doctor Who: Time for The Fantasy Showrunner Game

I had thought the next Doctor should also be a woman of color, and Chris Chibnall got ahead of that game by introducing Jo Martin as a “lost” Doctor I love the Ruth Doctor She was tough as nails and had no patience for other people’s crap She also had a ruthless streak a mile[...]

Lucifers Tom Ellis and Other Future Stars Who Guested on Doctor Who

Lucifer's Tom Ellis and Other Future Stars Who Guested on Doctor Who

Martha Jones was her first significant role on TV, and she has gone on to play a barrister in Law & Order UK, which was run by Chris Chibnall before he went on to create and run Broadchurch and Doctor Who.[caption id="attachment_1230819" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Freema Agyeman and David Tennant in "Doctor Who", BBC Studios[/caption]She also[...]

HBO Max Hosts Doctor Who Reunion with Whittaker Tennant and Smith

HBO Max Hosts Doctor Who Reunion with Whittaker, Tennant and Smith

That miniseries was one of her first big jobs after she left Doctor Who.[caption id="attachment_1226559" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Doctor Who: HBO Max Brings Together Tennant, Smith, Whittaker (Image: BBC/HBO Max)[/caption]Tennant and Whittaker co-starred in three series of ITV's Broadchurch, which was created, written by and run by Chris Chibnall Influenced by Scandinoir hits like The Killing[...]

Doctor Who Battlefield: 7th Doctor Story Now in 30 Minutes or Less

Doctor Who Battlefield: 7th Doctor Story, Now in 30 Minutes or Less!

Davies, Steven Moffat, and Chris Chibnall have all been hugely influenced by stories like “Battlefield” to give Doctor Who the big, epic scope that they and the fans always thought it deserved.Doctor Who: Season 26 – The 7th Doctor’s 3rd season is now available on Blu-Ray and DVD. The BBC just released the latest Doctor[...]