He is the 11th and youngest actor to play the time lord and initially aspired to be a professional footballer before a back condition forced him out of the sport
Guys, I made a thing: Let’s get real about Doctor Who with the Time Lord decision flow chart.
50 years of Doctor Who, (for Virgin TV)
Well, this one was pretty epic, but awesome fun too. Deliberately called it an illustrated guide rather than an infographic, but hopefully it will give folks some background info on the long history of the character, as well as some interesting factoids and trivia.
Tumblr doesn’t like really tall images, so I had to split this up into three. Click for larger preview/closeup.
Let us know if you’ve spotted any other new ones.
“Doctor Who” returns Saturday with “The Bells of St. John,” starring Jenna-Louise Coleman as mysterious new companion Clara opposite Matt Smith’s Doctor.
It’s an auspicious year for “Doctor Who” as the sci-fi series turns 50. Whovians are celebrating the anniversary with commemorative postage stamps, an audio drama, a three-day event in London and two TV movies — one about the filming of the first “Who” episode and the second an adventure rumored to feature all 11 incarnations of the Doctor.
“In Britain, you can practically define yourself, your generation by which actor played the Doctor when you were a kid,” executive producer Steven Moffat told Hero Complex.
To celebrate 50 years of “Who,” Hero Complex takes a look at the many faces of the time-traveling Doctor, as well as the monsters he fought and the friends who traveled with him, in an anniversary graphic, below. Let us know which Doctor is your Doctor in the comments….
It’s a hunormous image so click through to Hero Complex to see the entire thing.
By popular demand…
Most of us are lucky if we can find one person to spend our lives with and a handful of great friends to keep us company. This is not a problem the Doctor has to deal with. Through the years the Doctor has had over 42 companions. Here’s a look at them all.
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I made a chronological timeline of the Eleventh Doctor Adventures complete with arrows and whatnot Enjoy!
p.s. let me know if I messed up!