Doctor Who

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‘I’m in awe’: trans actor Yasmin Finney on joining Doctor Who
She made viewers swoon in Heartstopper. Now she’s heading for the Tardis. The actor talks about teenage trauma, TikTok trolling, and juggling two armies of fans

Rachel Aroesti

24, May, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Hanky-panky in the Tardis! How a writer’s divisive Doctor Who movie spent 25 years being hated by fans
The 1996 TV movie is possibly the Time Lord’s most controversial on-screen outing. A heart-warming new documentary follows its writer, as he visits conventions full of the die-hards who’ve criticised him for decades

Martin Belam

20, May, 2022 @4:00 PM

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Two Doctors, and a trans actor playing Rose? How Russell T Davies is mixing things up in the Tardis all over again
The screenwriter is back in charge of Doctor Who, and changing everything – with the trans actor Yasmin Finney playing Rose Tyler and David Tennant returning, too

17, May, 2022 @1:10 PM

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David Tennant and Catherine Tate to return to Doctor Who in 2023
Tenth Doctor and his assistant Donna Noble will reappear in episode to celebrate BBC show’s 60th anniversary

Nadeem Badshah

15, May, 2022 @6:50 PM

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Farewell to the iPod, the device that ushered in too much choice | Rebecca Nicholson
As Apple’s pioneering digital player shuffles into the sunset, has its legacy delivered on its promise?

Rebecca Nicholson

14, May, 2022 @2:00 PM

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Ann Davies obituary
Actor admired for her many roles in TV drama series including Z Cars, EastEnders and in 1964 an appearance in Doctor Who

Toby Hadoke

10, May, 2022 @8:06 PM

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‘It’s a massive moment’: how Ncuti Gatwa will shake up Doctor Who
What does it really mean to have the first black Time Lord? Writers Tade Thompson and Jenny Colgan and director Mark Tonderai on why he’ll alter the whole Whoniverse

Interviews by Tim Jonze

10, May, 2022 @4:53 PM

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Why Ncuti Gatwa is an inspired choice for Doctor Who fans | James Cooray Smith
The casting is revolutionary, while also being precedented, says film and TV writer James Cooray Smith

James Cooray Smith

09, May, 2022 @3:49 PM

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Ncuti Gatwa will make Doctor Who new and exciting again – just like Jodie Whittaker did | Zoe Williams
Change makes everyone nervous, especially Whovians. But it’s how we regenerate, says the Guardian columnist Zoe Williams

Zoe Williams

09, May, 2022 @1:52 PM

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Doctor who? Ncuti Gatwa’s irrepressible rise to new Time Lord
Rwandan-Scottish star of Sex Education has made astonishing journey from couch-surfing to master of the Whoniverse

Miranda Bryant

08, May, 2022 @4:07 PM

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Doctor Who: Ncuti Gatwa to replace Jodie Whittaker, BBC announces
Sex Education star will be first black actor to play role full-time when Russell T Davies returns to run show in 2023

Martin Belam

08, May, 2022 @11:58 AM

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Jodie Whittaker’s year in TV: ‘Even if there are 13 more, I’ll always have been the Doctor’
The actor on the Doctor Who WhatsApp group, being a foodie who can’t cook, and why she’d like a part in Lord of the Rings

Hannah J Davies

08, May, 2022 @10:00 AM

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