- Launched On: December 14, 1963
- Airing On: BBC
- Number of Seasons: 39
- Number of Doctors: 13
Technically speaking, there have been many Doctors in the Doctor Who universe over the show’s 60-plus-year timeline. Fans have gravitated to some more than others.
Here are some of the most popular actors to play the Doctor…
Latest Doctor Who News
Jonathan Groff looks dapper in Doctor Who first images.
Jonathan Groff, famous for Glee and Frozen, will be part of Doctor Who’s next season.
We explain how the iconic and enigmatic TARDIS of Doctor Who really works.
BBC has released the first look at Ncuti Gatwa’s Doctor Who.
David Tennant will once again voice the droid Huyang in the upcoming Star Wars series Ahsoka.
Jinkx Monsoon, a two-time RuPaul Drag Race champion, joins Doctor Who’s next season.
Russell T. Davies is calling a new episode of one of the Doctor Who spin-offs “one of the greatest things” he’s ever made.
Fans online argue that Doctor Who needs to continue its expansion of diversity in casting.
Jodie Whittaker became the Thirteenth Doctor at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, and the virus almost ended the beloved franchise.
Russell T. Davies confirmed Doctor Who spin-offs are in the works for his new era of the sci-fi series.
Jemma Redgrave’s character, UNIT Science Officer Kate Stewart, returns in Doctor Who’s upcoming season.
Doctor Who villain Mavic Chen may be returning to the show for the first time since 1966.
David Tennant returns to Doctor Who as the Fourteenth Doctor in this video.
Ncuti Gatwa looks dapper as the new Doctor Who in these images.
Billie Piper goes on record to say she would reprise the role of Rose Tyler for a spin-off series, but only a short one.
Doctor Who might be changing showrunners, Time Lords, and possibly changing up where the series is going to be streamed, …
Multiple Doctor Who spinoff shows are in the works, primarily featuring various adversaries of the Timelord in their own series. …
The upcoming Doctor Who Once and Future special will feature seven returning actors who have played The Timelord.
Millie Johnson has been chosen to portray Ruby Sunday, Ncuti Gatwa’s companion in Doctor Who.
Russell T. Davies changed the regeneration aspect of David Tennant’s return to Doctor Who by not showing him in Jodie Whittaker’s clothes.
A new, canonical Doctor Who comic tells the story of the first adventure of David Tennant as the fourteenth Doctor.
Disney is giving Doctor Who a massive budget increase, going from just $1.1 million to $11.5 million per episode.
Doctor Who fans are furious that Disney will have creative input in new episodes of the series.
Peter Capaldi says he will never return to Doctor Who.
Former Doctor Who companions Janet Fielding and Sophie Aldred returned to their roles for a new special, the final one for Thirteenth Doctor Jodie Whitaker.
New Doctor Who episodes will stream on Disney+ in late 2023.
David Tennant is returning to Doctor Who in the final Jodie Whittaker episode and will be on for three episodes total.
New Doctor Who showrunner Chris Chibnall revealed his favorite episodes are historicals.
Jodie Whittaker is leaving Doctor Who and a trailer has been released.
Jodie Whittaker says she is up to returning to Doctor Who if called upon.