About Doctor Who TV Series
Doctor Who is the longest running science fiction television series in the world. The very first episode "An Unearthly Child" aired back in 1963, and this much beloved brand has been inspiring and entertaining audiences globally for an incredible 60 years. The show follows the adventures of a Time Lord "The Doctor" who is able to regenerate, and the Doctor's human friend (s). The Doctor and companion's journey through time and space in the TARDIS - a time-travelling ship shaped like a police box - saving the universe with a combination of wit, bravery and kindness. Orbiting around them is the wider Whoniverse - infinite galaxies and countless civilizations filled with incredible friends and dangerous foes. These are worlds ripe for exploration. Worlds full of surprising stories, characters, emotions, and entertainment.
Doctor Who returns November 25, 2023 with three anniversary specials, ahead of the Season 14 premiere in early 2024.
First episode date: November 23, 1963
Network: BBC America, BBC One, Disney+
Show type: Adventure, Comedy, Fantastical, Mystery, Science Fiction
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