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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On this day 20 September
- 1975: Terror Of The Zygons: Part Four
The Zygons plan to take over the Earth by posing as humans
- 1980: The Leisure Hive: Part Four
The Leisure Hive, home to the sinister Tachyon Recreation Generator
- 1986: The Mysterious Planet: Part Three
During the Doctor's trial evidence is shown of his interference on Ravalox
- 1989: Battlefield: Part Three
U.N.I.T. are at the centre of a battle between dimensions
- 2006: New Earth
The Doctor and Rose stumble upon a "plague farm" in the far future
- 2006: Tooth And Claw
Scotland, 1879: The Doctor must protect Queen Victoria from a werewolf
- 2009: The Christmas Invasion
The Sycorax plan to invade Earth, but the Doctor is not his usual self
- 2010: The Girl In The Fireplace
A spaceship from the 51st century is stalking a girl from the 18th
- 2014: Time Heist
The Doctor agrees to rob a bank. He just doesn't know why.
Doctor Who on TV today 20 September 2018
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