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The tenth season of "Doctor Who" has just expired on BBC and the first information on the eleventh season to reach the surface. But even if the information are still few and far between for Season 11, "Whovians" in 2018 can expect some changes.

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As the BBC announced that the 11th season will consist of a total of 10 episodes with 50 minutes. The television premiere in the United Kingdom is scheduled for the fall 2018th

The TARDIS team? Equal to 3 companions accompany the Doctor

In advance was already known that there will be with Chris Chibnall as a new showrunner in Season 11 of Doctor Who some changes. First, the long speculated rumor was true: the Doctor is - embodies for the first time by a female actress - with Jodie Whittaker in the lead role. takes you on trips - almost an entire TARDIS team - now the BBC that the female Time Lord not only a Companion is set aside, but three companions announced.

The companion trio Graham, Ryan and Yasmin is doing (Bradley Walsh Law & Order UK, Coronation Street), Tosin Cole (Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Unlocked) and Mandip Gill (Hollyoaks, Doctors) embodies.

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Completely new, the concept is not, however. The fourth and fifth Doctor traveled to the classic Doctor Who series at times with three companions: Adric, Nyssa and Tegan.

Doctor Who Season 11 - The new doctor is a woman

It has long been rumored about a female Doctor Who, now, this has proven to be true: The 13th Doctor, played by Jodie Whittaker, the BBC announced on 16 July 2017th

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The British theater and film actress from West Yorkshire is known inter alia from "Broad Church", "Black Mirror" and "Attack on the Block". Whittaker in this case represents the first female incarnation of the Doctor in the nearly 55-year history of the British cult sci-fi series.

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Peter Capaldi is endültig circuit

After the tenth season's over for Peter Capaldi and the twelfth Inkaranation the doctor. It seems that we should Capaldis version of the Doctor thus see the Christmas Special in 2017 for the last time before he therefore passed to the next regeneration and the 13th Doctor.

For a long time it was unclear whether Capaldi would return for the eleventh season. The Scottish actor has also made an offer to take the part of the Time Lords for another season. However, as Capaldi said in an interview with BBC radio, the Christmas episode in 2017 will definitely be his last appearance as the twelfth Doctor:

That will be the end for me. [...] I am sorry, I love Doctor Who, it's a fantastic series [...] but I was always someone who has done several things at once. I've never just been a job for three years - this is the first time that I have done something. And I feel that I have to make other challenges me slowly.

At the time of the interview Capaldi had his regeneration scene but have not yet turned.

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Doctor Who Season 11 - A new showrunner

In addition to a new doctor but there will also be changes for the crew and the serial line: showrunner and writer Steven Moffat (Sherlock, Coupling - Who with whom?) Will reset also after the Christmas Special in 2017 his involvement in "Doctor Who" , 2010 Moffat took over the leadership of the Doctor Who revival of Russel T. Davies (Torchwood, Queer as Folk).

Chris Chibnall will be responsible from Season 11 of Doctor Who for the series. Chibnall was already besteiligt in the production of six episodes of Doctor Who and also wrote for the spin-off Torchwood eight episodes. Most recently he has enjoyed success as the creator of the British series Kimi "Broad Church" in which also known from Doctor Who and Torchwood actor David Tennant, Arthur Davis, Eve Myles and Olivia Colman played along.