Rowlands left after the first series for. In naming the character, Davies drew inspiration from the character. It certainly wasn't done intentionally. There have been several different actors to play the part of The Doctor, eleven to be precise. By the time Mal Young had suggested actor to Davies, Eccleston was one of only three left in the running for the role: the other two candidates are rumoured in the industry to have been and. Archived from on 23 June 2006. Who portrays the adventures of the Doctor, a time traveling humanoid alien referred to as a Time Master , who travels the universe in a sentient, telepathic time machine that can travel through time and space.
To play this role, was chosen, previously known for his role on as. Other sources, such as the classic Doctor Who , use different numbering schemes, which diverge after the 108th story, The Horns of Nimon 1979—1980. Story Episode Title Directed by Written by Original air date Prod. The new series is formatted to a display ratio, and a standard episode length of 45 minutes. The Doctor and Rose attempt to find out what is happening, whilst Adam investigates part of the station himself, and makes a decision that he's going to regret for the rest of his life.
In this fantasy series, a time-traveling alien journeys through time and space saving planets from the dastardly plots of evildoers. The museum houses all kinds of extra-terrestrial artefacts the only living exhibit being one of the Doctor's oldest enemies - a Dalek. Notably, in common only with the seventh and twenty-sixth seasons of the original series, every story of the season takes place on or near Earth. The Doctor, Jack, and Big Brother contestant Lynda find Rose as she is disintegrated on The Weakest Link, and they travel to Floor 500, where Jack figures out the contestants are not disintegrated, but rather transmitted to a point in space. The voices of the original actors with new animation was incorporated to bridge the gaps between the recorded live-action segments.
The next day, Rose and her boyfriend, visit a man named Clive who runs a website, concerning a man fitting the Doctor's description, who has appeared throughout history. Aired 11 years ago - Apr 05, 2008 Location: London Date: 2009 Enemies: Adipose, Miss Foster During an alien emergency in London, a woman called Donna Noble must search for an old friend who can save the day - a man named the Doctor. Meanwhile, the Doctor has earned Jackie's trust and she allows Rose to continue travelling with him. The programme's high episode count has resulted in Doctor Who holding the for the highest number of episodes of a science-fiction programme. This attracted much media attention and discussion amongst fans, and caused interest in the show to skyrocket. The Dalek kills many soldiers before catching up with Rose, Adam and the Doctor. Also, like the original series, stories often flowed directly into one another or were linked together in some way.
When there was to be a change in actor it was written in as part of the script, as regeneration. The first series of the revived Doctor Who — which featured farting aliens — was a world away from the intelligent, populist science-fiction we know it as now. The official Doctor Who website was launched with exclusive content such as games and new Ninth Doctor information. Will Rose be one of the victims? Other actors and television presenters who appeared in the series included , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , and. Candace Carlisle from found The Sci Fi Channel the perfect home for Doctor Who. This fact is directly addressed in the original novel , in which Rose and the Doctor joke about the fact that all their adventures to date have taken place on Earth or on neighbouring space stations.
Archived from on 22 July 2011. Often erroneously cited as being the same as the end credits version, this second version is in fact a new arrangement and recording. Date Aired Doctor Who 2005 Episodes Season 1 26 Mar 2005 1 Apr 2005 8 Apr 2005 15 Apr 2005 22 Apr 2005 29 Apr 2005 6 May 2005 13 May 2005 20 May 2005 27 May 2005 3 Jun 2005 10 Jun 2005 17 Jun 2005 Season 2 14 Apr 2006 21 Apr 2006 28 Apr 2006 5 May 2006 12 May 2008 19 May 2006 26 May 2006 2 Jun 2006 9 Jun 2006 16 Jun 2006 23 Jun 2006 30 Jun 2006 7 Jul 2006 25 Dec 2006 Season 3 30 Mar 2007 6 Apr 2007 13 Apr 2007 20 Apr 2007 27 Apr 2007 4 May 2007 18 May 2007 25 May 2007 1 Jun 2007 8 Jun 2007 15 Jun 2007 22 Jun 2007 29 Jun 2007 30 Nov 2011 Season 4 5 Apr 2008 12 Apr 2008 19 Apr 2008 26 Apr 2008 3 May 2008 9 May 2008 17 May 2008 31 May 2008 7 Jun 2008 14 Jun 2008 21 Jun 2008 28 Jun 2008 5 Jul 2008 25 Dec 2008 4 Nov 2009 15 Nov 2009 25 Dec 2009 Season 5 3 Apr 2010 10 Apr 2010 17 Apr 2010 24 Apr 2010 1 May 2010 8 May 2010 15 May 2010 22 May 2010 29 May 2010 5 Jun 2010 12 Jun 2010 19 Jun 2010 26 Jun 2010 Season 7 22 September 2012 Season 7 29 September 2012. The Doctor sees that she has created a nuclear power plant designed to open the rift and destroy Earth, and a device she would use to flee. The featured for the remainder of the season from the third serial,. The actors that have played the part of the Doctor in order are William Hartnell 1963-66 , Patrick Troughton 1966-69 , Jon Pertwee 1970-74 , Tom Baker 1974-81 , Peter Davison 1981-84 , Colin Baker 1984-86 , Sylvester McCoy 1986-89 and 1996 , Paul McGann 1996 , Christopher Eccleston 2005 , David Tennant 2005-10 and Matt Smith 2010-current.
But can even the Doctor halt the plans of the mysterious Miss Foster? Story Episode Title Directed by Written by Original air date Prod. The final figure for the episode, including video recordings watched within a week of transmission, was 10. The show also returned to its traditional Saturday evening slot. The first series of Doctor Who featured eight scripts by Davies, the remainder being allocated to experienced drama writers and previous writers for the show's : penned a two-episode story, while , , and each wrote one script. Eccleston's contract was for a single year because at the time it was uncertain whether the show would continue beyond a single revival series.
The Doctor and Jack escape from their shows and find they are on Satellite 5, one hundred years after the Doctor's last visit, where it is run by the Badwolf Corporation and known as the Game Station. In the funeral parlour, the group is reunited and the Doctor determines that the blue vapour is the result of a being trying to cross a in the the parlour is built on. Archived from on 19 June 2006. The Doctor must decide whether to sacrifice every human being on Earth in order to save every other living creature in the universe from the Daleks. The featured only in the final serial,. Story Episode Title Directed by Written by Original air date Prod. The journalist Cathica redirects the heat to Floor 500, allowing Rose and the Doctor to escape, while the Editor and the Jagrafess are destroyed by the heat.
Piper was announced as portraying Rose Tyler on 24 May, a character which fulfilled the role of permanent companion during the series, and was welcomed by fans of the show. Archived from on 28 June 2007. Rose follows a young boy in a , who repeatedly asks if she is his mother; she climbs a rope which is attached to a that rises into the air. The story numbers below are not official designations; they are meant as a rough guide to placement in the overall context of the programme. The series dealt with the exit of the Ponds, the Great Intelligence and the mystery of , the impossible girl. The show's popularity ultimately led to a resurgence in family-oriented Saturday night drama.