Millie Gibson announced as Time Lord’s new sidekick Doctor Whoin an announcement broadcast live on BBC Children in Need on Friday night.
The 18-year-old Coronation Street actor plays the role of Ruby Sunday. New Doctor Nkuti Gatwawhen the program returns at the end of 2023.
Last month, fans got their first glimpse of the 30-year-old Gatwa, who plays the 15th incarnation of the Time Lord. Last outing as a character – “Can someone tell me what the heck is going on here?”
The 30-year-old sex education star First black actor to play a doctor as series leader. Black British actor Joe Martin played the role in an episode called The Fugitive Doctor.
Whitaker’s four-year tenure The show’s first female lead It ended with a special episode that saw many faces returning from the show. There was also an unexpected twist when she played to the returning Time Lord David Tennant instead of Gatwa.
90 minute special 100th anniversary of the BBCwhich also featured cameos from actors who piloted the TARDIS in the 1980s and 1990s, with Peter Davison, Colin Baker, Sylvester McCoy, and Paul McGann reprising their roles as the Doctor.
mandip gill He played Whitaker’s sidekick Yasmin Khan, who was the Doctor from 2018 to 2022.
Doctor Who is set to return next year with Russell T. Davies, creator of the critically acclaimed It’s a Sin, at the helm. took the lead.
A Tenant Appears Before Gatwa’s debut aired as the Doctor in three episodes, alongside his co-star Catherine Tate for Doctor Who’s 60th anniversary next year.
The duo reunited for the first time in 12 years. Tennant, 51, stepped into the TARDIS for the first time in 2005 to play Her Tenth Time His Lord, with the final episode airing on New Year’s Day 2010.
https://www.theguardian.com/tv-and-radio/2022/nov/18/millie-gibson-revealed-as-doctor-whos-new-sidekick Millie Gibson joins the Time Lord as new sidekick in ‘Doctor Who’ | Doctor Who