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.
So far twelve actors have portrayed the role of the Doctor (or thirteen if you count John Hurt as the War Doctor) in the televsion series (excluding stand-ins), with Peter Capaldi soon to appear in his third series in 2017.
On TV today 26 March 2017
The timeless sci-fi drama, here with Matt Smith as the eccentric Time Lord. A drilling project awakens the reptilian Silurians, who want to reclaim Earth. (Also in HD). S42 Ep8
Sci-fi fantasy with Matt Smith's time-hopping hero. Mankind and the Silurians teeter on the brink of all-out war. Can the Doctor ensure the two species' survival? (Also in HD). S42 Ep9