Monday, 10 December, 2018

Doctor Who Barbie doll is inspired by Jodie Whittaker

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Freda Brock | 08 October, 2018, 19:53

"This show needed a major change, and that's what she brings". See what other faces you can place-it's a nicely diverse lineup.

The actress - who is making television history as the first woman to play Doctor Who - made a very brief debut in the BBC sci-fi series in last year's Christmas special when Peter Capaldi's version of the character regenerated.

If this premiere showed us anything, it is that Chibnall and Whittaker's Doctor Who is going to be episode after episode where we are all emotionally reminded that we are important-and that someone out there wants to be with us. It's got new monsters, it's got fantastic new worlds.It's also got worlds that we're familiar with, but are maybe seen from different points of view.

I ask her if the groundbreaking nature of the change - the first female incarnation of The Doctor on TV - was part of her attraction to the role. Her death isn't the catalyst which causes the others to go travelling with the Doctor (as we saw in the final minutes, that's down to a transporter accident), and in terms of interesting companions, Grace feels much more well-rounded than Graham who barely makes an impression on the episode.

Grace is an awesome character, one who feels very at home in the optimistic and sometime idealistic world of Doctor Who, and Clarke plays her to perfection.

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Here's an excerpt of what Roberts had to say about the game, which evened the series at 1-1 heading back to Yankee Stadium. On Boston's watch, Eovaldi pitched to a 3.33 ERA/132 ERA+ and a 4.00 K/BB ratio in 11 starts and one relief appearance.

Most importantly for the children in the audience, we were able to communicate both the excitement of scientific research, and the feasibility of becoming a professional scientist regardless of your background.

Another said: "I love her".

Tell us, what did you guys and gals think of the Doctor Who premiere?

Writer-producer Chris Chibnall said in a separate interview that the fan reaction to Whittaker's casting was better than he expected, even though some people balked at a woman taking over the role of the titular Time Lord.

You'll get the chance to make up your own mind as the episode airs this evening on the ABC at 5:55pm AEDT. And isn't Jodie Whittaker just fabulous!?

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