Entertainment ‘Doctor Who’: Girl’s Reaction To Jodie Whittaker Announcement Sums Up How Important A Female Doctor Is

14:30  17 july  2017
14:30  17 july  2017 Source:   Huffington Post UK

Peter Capaldi wraps filming on Doctor Who

  Peter Capaldi wraps filming on Doctor Who And takes time to meet fans on his final day.The Doctor Who star wrapped up filming on his final ever day as the incumbent Doctor, and fans waiting outside got a lovely surprise when he said hello and posed for photos with them.

My daughter watching the # DoctorWho announcement . # doctor 13 # DoctorWho 13 pic.twitter.com/eX0w1rW4E9. Excited so happy for the generation of girls who will grow up with Jodie Whittaker as their Doctor Who 😀👏# doctor 13.

The closing moments of the Wimbledon Men' s Final were watched closely by both tennis fans and those- who -only-watched-for-the- announcement - and, in an unprecedented casting, Jodie Whittaker was announced as the thirteenth doctor .

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The news that Jodie Whittaker is set to take the lead in ‘Doctor Who’ may have left some fans moaning, but if you needed any proof that the decision to cast the first female Doctor has brought more joy than than grumbling, allow us to show you this video.

Peter Capaldi wraps filming on Doctor Who

  Peter Capaldi wraps filming on Doctor Who And takes time to meet fans on his final day.The Doctor Who star wrapped up filming on his final ever day as the incumbent Doctor, and fans waiting outside got a lovely surprise when he said hello and posed for photos with them.

Following the announcement that Jodie Whittaker is to play the next Doctor in Doctor Who , the actress has been opened up about how it feels to take on such an iconic role. After many months of speculation – including whether the BBC would ever actually cast a woman in the role – the successor

Doctor Who Stars React to Jodie Whittaker Casting News. The news has been mainly met with positive reactions , though some were quick to present the tired (and now disproved) argument that the Doctor is ‘always’ male.

Author Jenny Trout was one of the many people to share a reaction video following the BBC’s announcement, posting a heart-warming video of her daughter watching the big moment. 

In it, Jenny’s daughter watches thoughtfully before excitedly shouting “the new Doctor is a girl!” when the reveal is made.

  ‘Doctor Who’: Girl’s Reaction To Jodie Whittaker Announcement Sums Up How Important A Female Doctor Is © BBC A huge amount of fans have pointed out the importance of the Jodie’s casting, with plenty of tweets highlighting how inspiring it will be, specifically for young female viewers:

Jodie also addressed the fact she’s about to make TV history in a statement that accompanied the big announcement.

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Doctor Who : BBC America Teasing 13th Doctor Announcement . Did Doctor Who ' s Season Finale Confirm A Female Doctor Is Com “After months of lists, conversations, auditions, recalls, and a lot of secret-keeping, we’re excited to welcome Jodie Whittaker as the Thirteenth Doctor ," Chibnall says.

Fans react to Jodie Whittaker ' s appointment as the 13th Doctor . Whovians were out in force - but not everyone is happy. Fans have reacted to the announcement of Jodie Whittaker as the new Doctor in Doctor Who - the firs time a female has ever taken on the role.

She said: “It feels completely overwhelming; as a feminist, as a woman, as an actor, as a human, as someone who wants to continually push themselves and challenge themselves, and not be boxed in by what you’re told you can and can’t be. It feels incredible.”

Addressing those who feel somewhat dismayed by the fact the fictional, time-travelling character will regenerate into a woman, she added: “I want to tell the fans not to be scared by my gender. Because this is a really exciting time, and ’Doctor Who ’represents everything that’s exciting about change.

“The fans have lived through so many changes, and this is only a new, different one, not a fearful one.”

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‘Doctor Who’: Girl’s Reaction To Jodie Whittaker Announcement Sums Up How Important A Female Doctor Is .
‘Doctor Who’: Girl’s Reaction To Jodie Whittaker Announcement Sums Up How Important A Female Doctor IsAuthor Jenny Trout was one of the many people to share a reaction video following the BBC’s announcement, posting a heart-warming video of her daughter watching the big moment.

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