Doctor Who In Detail is a guide to the long running BBC Television programme Doctor Who. The first episode was broadcast in 1963, and the programme celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2013, making Doctor Who the longest running science fiction television programme.
Twelve actors have portrayed the role of the Doctor in the televsion series (excluding stand-ins) with Jodie Whittaker due to take on the role as the Thirteenth Doctor, the first time the Doctor has been portrayed by a woman.
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- 1968: The Wheel In Space: Episode 1
The Cybermen use Cybermats to attack a space station as part of an invasion plan
- 1974: The Monster Of Peladon: Part Six
Fifty years after the Doctor's previous vist the Ice Warriors are at war with the Federation
- 2007: Daleks In Manhattan
In 1930s New York the Daleks of the Cult of Skaro are experimenting on humans
- 2008: The Sontaran Stratagem
The Sontarans plan to invade Earth by making it uninhabitable by humans
- 2009: The Impossible Planet
The Doctor and Rose visit a world that should not be able to exist
- 2012: Turn Left
Donna finds out how a simple decision can destroy her world
- 2013: Journey To The Centre Of The TARDIS
The TARDIS is on the brink of an explosion after hit by a salvage vessel