Prior to being unveiled as the first woman ever to play Doctor Who’s title character, Jodie Whittaker was most widely known for her starring role as the mother of murdered Danny Latimer in Broadchurch.
James Bond will “probably” never be played by a woman, the franchise’s executive producer has said.
Crossing the pond from the British Isles to the US is a famously big task for actors, but it seems getting Americans to understand your accent is the tough part.
Jodie Whittaker has said she hopes the notion of women taking on roles that have long been played by men will soon be so commonplace, it will not need to be celebrated.
Jodie Whittaker says learning lines for her new role in Doctor Who has been “harder than it sounds”.
Jodie Whittaker has said her casting in Doctor Who shows that storytelling does not always have to come from people who look the same.
Jodie Whittaker has said she is enjoying the conversation around being the first female lead in Doctor Who, but that she hopes it is not still a “thing” in the near future.
Doctor Who fans have shared their delight as Jodie Whittaker stars in a new trailer for the sci-fi series.
New Doctor Who Jodie Whittaker has said she knows she is not being paid less than any of her male predecessors.
Jodie Whittaker has said she has relished her new role in Doctor Who because she isn’t playing “a stereotypical woman” for the first time in her life.
The new series of Doctor Who will air on a Sunday for the first time in the show’s history, the BBC has said.
The BBC has gone to a US court in a bid to track down the source of a Doctor Who leak earlier this year and is asking technology giant Microsoft for information.
The first series of Doctor Who to star a woman in the leading role of the Time Lord has wrapped production.
Former Doctor Who star Sylvester McCoy says he had to get his “head around” a female Time-Lord – but it’s “very exciting”.
Doctor Who fans have praised Jodie Whittaker after watching her in action as the Time Lord for the first time.
The new cast of Doctor Who were shown in action for the first time at San Diego Comic-Con.
Doctor Who fans have been shown a brief glimpse of the new cast together.
Doctor Who fans have been shown a brief glimpse of the new cast in action.
Jodie Whittaker has said the gender pay gap will not be an issue on Doctor Who and there will not be a “big reveal” in six months.
The showrunner of Doctor Who has said producers had to “be bold and take risks” ahead of a new series that will feature a female lead for the first time.
Superfans will flock from around the world to see some of the biggest franchises in entertainment at this week’s San Diego Comic-Con.
Jodie Whittaker has said it is a “huge honour” to be able to show children that their television heroes can look different, and to let girls know that they can play Doctor Who’s leading character.
Doctor Who’s new stars have told of their delight at the diversity in the forthcoming series, because they did not have characters they could relate to in their younger years.
The first glimpse of Jodie Whittaker in action as the new star of Doctor Who has been revealed.
The first glimpse of Jodie Whittaker in action as the new star of Doctor Who will be revealed during the World Cup Final on BBC One.
New Doctor Who star Jodie Whittaker will make her Comic-Con debut with a panel appearance at the US fan event.
Jodie Whittaker has admitted that she did not watch Doctor Who while growing up.
TV stars Suranne Jones and Jodie Whittaker shared their support of equal pay as they won big at the National Television Awards.
Jodie Whittaker embarked on her Doctor Who journey with a bang as she fell from the Tardis moments after transforming into the Time Lord.
Jenna Coleman’s cameo in Doctor Who’s Christmas Day special was the final shot of showrunner Steven Moffat’s reign, he has revealed.