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Andrea Laford

Jodie Whittaker lost previous Doctor Who audition to a friend

Jodie Whittaker revealed to Attitude magazine that she had failed to win a role in a previous Doctor Who series. “I’ve seen the odd episode [of Doctor Who] because I’ve got a friend in it, and I’m aware of it obviously. I went to drama school about the time that Christopher Eccleston was announced in … >

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Doctor Who Series 11: two new images released

Two photos from the first episode of Doctor Who Series 11, The Woman Who Fell to Earth were officially released on the @bbcdoctorwho Twitter account. They are both production stills from filming. The first photo was taken at filming at the HTC Plant in Sheffield on November 21. From left to right, the photo shows … >

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Doctor Who Series 11: Graham O’Brien and Bradley Walsh

We know more about the on-set antics of Bradley Walsh filming Doctor Who than we do of his character, Graham O’Brien. At San Diego Comic Con press conference, Bradley Walsh described Graham as a “regular bloke from London who’s ended up living in the north of England and gets taken away on this journey. It’s … >

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Jodie Whittaker wants the Doctor to be a light in a cave

Jodie Whittaker told Stylist magazine the appeal of her character, the Doctor: “There are no rules. You’re an alien but you’re in a human body, so you can physically be anything. And that’s the thing about this character – it fizzes out to every part of your body in a way I’ve never experienced. You’re … >

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Doctor Who Series 11: new places and names from Big Issue North

Chris Chibnall named some Doctor Who Series 11 situations, characters and monsters in Big Issue North magazine: “We’ve been working hard at staying quiet until now, in order that out audiences aren’t spoilt, and also that our stories make it onto television in the most exciting way possible. But now we’re getting excited about showing you … >

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Series 11 news expected in Doctor Who Magazine 530

Issue number 530 of Doctor Who Magazine, available Thursday, September 20, promises some new Doctor Who Series 11 information and content. The magazine will preview the first two Series 11 episodes; The Woman Who Fell to Earth, directed by Jamie Childs, which contains some footage filmed in Sheffield; and the second episode of the series … >

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Exclusive Doctor Who merchandise at Chinese maker festival

Some very interesting merchandise was exhibited at the Taobao Maker Festival in Hangzhou this weekend. Among the merchandise exhibited was a traditional Chinese dough figurine in the shape of the thirteenth Doctor and her TARDIS, an elaborate mobile phone case featuring the twelfth Doctor, a pair of Doctor Who sneakers, and a Doctor Who book cover. The merchandise can be viewed … >

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