Doctor Who returns to our television screens Sunday the 7th October with a fantastic new adventure for all the family to see. The action-packed, first episode – The Woman Who Fell To Earth – stars Jodie Whittaker as the Thirteenth Doctor with Bradley Walsh, Tosin Cole and Mandip Gill as her companions.
The Woman Who Fell To Earth catches up with the Doctor (Jodie Whittaker) just after her regeneration. Having fallen out of TARDIS immediately after her transformation from her Twelfth incarnation (Peter Capaldi), the Doctor must survive the fall as well as figure out her name.
DoThe Woman Who Fell To Earth was written by showrunner Chris Chibnall (Torchwood, Broadchurch, Doctor Who) and directed by Jamie Childs. The show guest stars Sharon D Clarke, Jonny Dixon (Grange Hill, Coronation Street) and Samuel Oatley (Witless, Foyle’s War).
Doctor Who – The Woman Who Fell To Earth – Synopsys
“We Don’t Get Aliens in Sheffield”
In a South Yorkshire city, Ryan Sinclair (Tosin Cole), Yasmin Khan (Mandip Gill) and Graham O’Brien (Bradley Walsh) are about to have their lives changed forever.
A mysterious woman, who is unable to remember her own name, falls from the night sky.
Can they believe a word she says?
And can she help solve the strange events taking place across the city?
Doctor Who – A New Beginning
This new Doctor is for all fans – young and old, new and old veterans – as the series showrunner Chris Chibnall explains.
“Finally – Jodie Whittaker’s Thirteenth Doctor is about to crash-land on to the nation’s screens. It’s thrilling to think, in the next few weeks and months, there will be children encountering Jodie’s Doctor in the next few weeks who’ve never seen the show before. She’ll be forever their Doctor: you never forget your first.
Alongside Jodie, we have a delightful ensemble of new characters for the audience to fall in love with, led by the incomparable Bradley Walsh.
So break out the popcorn and hunker down for Sunday night adventures in space and time, with the Thirteenth Doctor and her new best friends. The journey’s about to begin.”
Chris Chibnall – Showrunner – Doctor Who
Doctor Who Returns!
Doctor Who, Series 11, Episode 1 – The Woman Who Fell To Earth airs on BBC One and BBC America, Sunday 7th October 2018. The episode will air at other times in other countries. Check your local listings. The series stars Jodie Whittaker as the Thirteenth Doctor with Bradley Walsh, Mandip Gill and Tosin Cole as her companions. Chris Chibnall is the Showrunner and Lead Writer for the series with Co-Executive Producers, Matt Strevens and Sam Hoyle. The series is produced by BBC Cymru for BBC Studios and distributed worldwide.