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Doctor Who is a hit cult sci-fi show that has been running for over 50 years. Based upon the adventures of a time travelling alien, Doctor Who explores the universe, it's limits and the many possibilities that could occur within our lives.


The Doctor

The Doctor is an alien, originating from the planet Gallifrey, who travels the universe (and sometimes beyond) is his ship, the TARDIS, which takes the form of an old wooden police box.

Previous Doctors

No. Actor (Role) Time in Role First Episode Last Episode
1 William Hartnell 23 November 1963 - 29 October 1966 An Unearthly Child The Tenth Planet
2 Patrick Troughton 29 October 1966 - 21 June 1969 The Tenth Planet The War Games
3 Jon Pertwee 3 January 1970 - 8 June 1972 Spearhead from Space Planet of the Spiders
4 Tom Baker 8 June 1974 - 21 March 1981 Planet of the Spiders Part Six Logopolis Part Four
5 Peter Davison 21 March 1981 - 16 March 1984 Logopolis Part Four The Caves of Androzani Part Four
6 Colin Baker 16 March 1984 - 6 December 1986 The Caves of Androzani Part Four The Ultimate Foe Part Two
7 Sylvester McCoy 7 September 1987 - 6 December 1989 Time and the Rani Part One Doctor Who
8 Paul McGann 27 May 1996 Doctor Who
9 Christopher Eccleston 26 March - 18 June 2005 Rose The Parting of the Ways
10 David Tennant 18 June 2005 - 1 January 2010 The Parting of the Ways The End of Time Part Two
11 Matt Smith 1 January 2010 - 25 December 2013 The End of Time Part Two The Time of The Doctor
12 Peter Capaldi 25 December 2013 - Present The Time of The Doctor

Companions

Over the years, the Doctor has had many varying companions, his first being his granddaughter Susan, and his latest to date being Clara Oswald, a teacher who resides in London.

First Doctor

  • Susan Foreman
  • Barbara Wright
  • Ian Chesterton
  • Vicki
  • Steven Taylor
  • Katarina
  • Sara Kingdom
  • Dodo Chaplet
  • Polly
  • Ben Jackson

Second Doctor

  • Polly
  • Ben Jackson
  • Jamie McCrimmon
  • Victoria Waterfield
  • Zoe Heriot
  • Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart

Third Doctor

  • Liz Shaw
  • Jo Grant
  • Sarah Jane Smith

Fourth Doctor

  • Sarah Jane Smith
  • Harry Sullivan
  • Leela
  • K-9 Mark I
  • K-9 Mark II
  • Romana
  • Adric
  • Tegan Jovanka
  • Nyssa


Fifth Doctor

  • Adric
  • Tegan Jovanka
  • Nyssa
  • Vislor Turlough
  • Kamelion
  • Peri Brown

Sixth Doctor

  • Peri Brown
  • Melanie Blush

Seventh Doctor

  • Melanie Blush
  • Ace

Eighth Doctor

  • Grace Holloway

Ninth Doctor

  • Rose Tyler
  • Adam Mitchell
  • Jack Harkness

Tenth Doctor

  • Rose Tyler
  • Mickey Smith
  • Donna Noble
  • Martha Jones
  • Jack Harkness
  • Astrid Peth
  • Sarah Jane Smith
  • Wilfred Mott

Eleventh Doctor

  • Any Pond
  • Rory Williams
  • River Song
  • Craig Owens
  • Clara Oswold


Twelfth Doctor

  • Clara Oswold

Foes

Facing many foes, the Doctor saves the universe time again, from the Daleks, the Cybermen, Zygons, and many many more, each week combating their evil plans to take over the world (or worse).


Alternative Doctors

Peter Cushing - Dr. Who and the Daleks 1965, Daleks-invasion earth 2150 1966 The Valeyard- Trial of a Timelord 1986 The Shalka Doctor- Scream of Shalka 2003 Rowan Atkinson, Richard E Grant, Jim Broadbent, Hugh Grant, Joanna Lumley- Doctor Who and the curse of Fatal Death 1999