Jodie Whittaker

Children in Need’s all-star covers album featuring Olivia Colman and Jim Broadbent

Children in Need’s all-star covers album featuring Olivia Colman and Jim Broadbent

Olivia Colman and Jim Broadbent are among the stars who have volunteered for ‘Children in Need: Got It Covered’. The exciting new project will see the Academy Award-winning star teaming up with the ‘Game of Thrones’ actor and a host of other big names to put together an album of cover songs in aid of the annual charity telethon. They will be joined by Helena Bonham Carter, ... »

Trust Me axed

Trust Me axed

‘Trust Me’ has been axed. The BBC One medical drama’s life support has been switched off after the ratings reportedly dropped for the second series when Jodie Whittaker – the leading lady of the first season – didn’t return to the show after landing the role of the first female Time Lord in ‘Doctor Who’. A BBC spokesman said: "We are very proud ... »

Jodie Whittaker wanted to be a pop star

Jodie Whittaker wanted to be a pop star

‘Doctor Who’ star Jodie Whittaker didn’t watch the sci-fi show as a kid because she was too busy dreaming about being a pop star. The 36-year-old actress became the first woman to take on the iconic part when she appeared in her debut series as the Thirteenth Doctor in 2018 but she admits her ambition as a teenager growing up in Yorkshire was to become a famous musician. Speaking... »

The Judoon will return to Doctor Who

The Judoon will return to Doctor Who

‘Doctor Who’ is set to welcome back familiar villains The Judoon. The rhino-headed intergalactic police first made an appearance more than 12 years ago to terrorise the Tenth Doctor – played by David Tennant – and his companion Martha Jones (Freema Agyeman) in 2007′s ‘Smith and Jones’. And when the Thirteenth Doctor – played by Jodie Whittaker –... »

Doctor Who VR experience puts you inside the TARDIS

Doctor Who VR experience puts you inside the TARDIS

A ‘Doctor Who’ virtual reality experience has launched which puts you inside the TARDIS. Thirteenth Doctor Jodie Whittaker stars in ‘Doctor Who: The Runaway’ in which you become the Time Lord’s companion. The free VR special – which will be available on Friday (17.05.19) on the Oculus Store, Vive Port and on the BBC VR App – sees you wake up inside the TAR... »

Trust Me creator scrapped 2nd series plans for Jodie Whittaker

Trust Me creator scrapped 2nd series plans for Jodie Whittaker

The second series of ‘Trust Me’ had to be totally reworked when Jodie Whittaker was cast in ‘Doctor Who’. The BBC medical drama’s creator Dan Sefton has admitted he planned out a second season following the star’s impostor doctor alter-ego Cath Hardacre, but he had to come up with an entirely new concept when he saw the video announcement that she had joined the... »

Doctor Who Christmas special ‘still a possibility for 2019′

Doctor Who Christmas special ‘still a possibility for 2019′

BBC bosses are reportedly planning a ‘Doctor Who’ Christmas special later this year. Although fans of the science fiction show have previously been told Jodie Whittaker’s Time Lord won’t be returning until 2020 after the New Year’s Day (01.01.19) episode took the place of the traditional festive spin, it now appears there could be a treat in store. As reported by the ... »

Ty Tennant interested in copying Doctor Who dad David

Ty Tennant interested in copying Doctor Who dad David

Ty Tennant says "we will have to wait and see" if he follows in his father David Tennant’s footsteps and becomes ‘Doctor Who’. The 17-year-old actor’s mother is actress Georgia Moffett and he was adopted by the Scottish actor in the same year that the couple married in 2011. David, 48, was one of the most popular actors to ever take on the role of the Time Lord, p... »

Pearl Mackie wants Doctor Who return some day

Pearl Mackie wants Doctor Who return some day

Pearl Mackie wants to return to ‘Doctor Who’ – eventually. The 31-year-old actress hasn’t been seen as Bill Potts since the show’s 2017 Christmas special and though she’s keen to reprise the role one day, she thinks she needs to have some time to "miss" the character first. Asked if she’ll ever be back, she told RadioTimes.com: "I think I ne... »

Frazer Hines blasts Doctor Who for swapping monsters for history lessons

Frazer Hines blasts Doctor Who for swapping monsters for history lessons

Frazer Hines thinks ‘Doctor Who’ needs to ditch history lessons and bring back more monsters. The 74-year-old actor – who played companion Jamie alongside the second Doctor Patrick Troughton from 1966 to 1969 – has claimed the programme has lost sight of its roots under new showrunner Chris Chibnall, and insisted he’d rather the focus was back on the weird and wonderf... »

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