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Andrea Laford

Jodie Whittaker is The Doctor

Jodie Whittaker to guest on Graham Norton September 28

Along with Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga, Ryan Gosling and a performance by Rod Stewart, Jodie Whittaker will appear as a guest on The Graham Norton Show on September 28, according to Digital Spy. It shall be interesting to see how Whittaker interacts with Norton and her fellow guests. This is Jodie Whittaker’s first appearance … >

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John Simm would “absolutely consider” returning to Doctor Who

In an interview with the Metro, John Simm was asked if he might play opposite Jodie Whittaker in Doctor Who. He gave an encouraging anwer: “I’ve no idea but if they asked me I’d absolutely consider it because she’s fantastic. It’s always a pleasure and a joy to go back and do that show and … >

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Doctor Who Series 11: huge Doctor, companion character arcs

Jodie Whittaker was recorded speaking of Doctor Who Series 11 as an “ensemble piece” in a video shared by BBC America. “It certainly isn’t a story about the Doctor. It’s an ensemble piece and it’s huge character arcs for all four of us. And I think that’s really necessary because it’s far more interesting.” It’s … >

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Doctor Who Series 11: new casting news

Some casting news for the first filming block was discovered by a Twitter user. @Ruther2 found found a Doctor Who credit on Lisa Stokke’s Spotlight CV which lists her as portraying a character called Trine in an episode directed by Jamie Childs. Stoke is a talented actress and singer with dual American/Norwegian citizenship. #DoctorWho casting … >

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Doctor Who Series 11: no tears for the Doctor

Jodie Whittaker and Chris Chibnall were interviewed in the The Times. Whittaker describes an optimistic Doctor, full of wonder: “I think there are moments of anguish, but I feel that the way I enter into the role is with my eyes open and the lights on. You’re five years old and you’re in a dark … >

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Additional footage shown with Australian Doctor Who cinema premiere

Sharmill Films have announced new details about some extra content to be shown along with their cinema screenings of The Woman Who Fell to Earth on October 8. In addition to the 65-minute episode, the cinemas will show additional footage featuring exclusive interviews with Jodie Whittaker, showrunner Chris Chibnall and first episode director Jamie Childs, who … >

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Doctor Who Series 11 premiere in US cinemas October 10

An American chain of theatres will show the first episode of Doctor Who Series 11.  On October 10, the AMC Theatres chain will offer The Woman Who Fell to Earth in at least some of their theatres. The showing lists as one hour, thirty minutes. The length of the first Series 11 episode was first announced … >

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Chris Chibnall says Doctor Who Series 11 will visit alien planets, history and present day

Chris Chibnall, Jodie Whittaker, Mandip Gill and Tosin Cole were interviewed by Amazon Prime Video at San Diego Comic Con. When asked what’s in store for Series 11, Chris Chibnall answered: “A rollercoaster ride. Ten standalone stories. A load of your new best friends (points to Jodie Whittaker the Mandip Gill and Tosin Cole). We’re … >

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TV, cinema options for Australian Doctor Who viewers

Australian viewers have several options for viewing Series 11 of Doctor Who. According to the Sydney Morning Herald, the earliest known possible time to view the first episode of the new series is on ABC iview, immediately following the UK broadcast, which will occur sometime in the middle of Monday, October 8 in Australia. The … >

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