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.
On this day 12 December
- 1964: The Dalek Invasion Of Earth: The End Of Tomorrow
The Daleks have enslaved Earth and plan to replace the magnetic core with a drive mechanism
- 2007: Daleks In Manhattan
In 1930s New York the Daleks of the Cult of Skaro are experimenting on humans
- 2008: The Fires Of Pompeii
In Pompeii, AD79, the Doctor and Donna face a moral crisis
Doctor Who on TV today 12 December 2017
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