Doctor Who is a Breetish science-feection televeesion programme produced bi the BBC frae 1963 tae the present day. The programme depicts the adventurs o the Doctor, a Time Laird—a space an time-travellin humanoid alien. She explores the universe in her TARDIS, a sentient time-travellin space ship.

Doctor Who
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Doctor Who teetle card from 2014 ta 2017
GenreScience feection
Creautit bi
Written biVarious
Directit biVarious
StarninVarious Doctors
(as o 2018, Jodie Whittaker)
Various companions
(as o 2018, Bradley Walsh, Mandip Gill, and Tosin Cole)
Theme muisic componer
Appenin themeDoctor Who theme muisic
Componer(s)Various componers
(syne 2018, Segun Akinola)
Kintra o oreeginUnitit Kinrick
No. o series26 (1963–89)
+ 1 TV film (1996)
No. o series11 (2005–present)
No. o episodes851 (97 missin) (leet o episodes)
Executive producer(s)Various
(as of 2018, Chris Chibnall and Matt Strevens
Camera setupSingle/multiple-camera hybrid
LenthRegular episodes:
  • 25 minutes (1963–84, 1986–89)
  • 45 minutes (1985, 2005–present)
Various: 50–90 minutes
Oreeginal network
Pictur format
Audio format
Oreeginal releaseClessic series:
23 November 1963 (1963-11-23) –
6 December 1989
Televeesion film:
12 May 1996
Revived series:
26 Mairch 2005 – present
Related shaws
Freemit airtins
Doctor Who at the BBC