Jodie Whittaker on Being Welcomed Into the Doctor Who Universe

  • Published: 09 January 2020
  • Jodie Whittaker talks to Jimmy about the overnight life-changing experience of entering the "Who Universe."

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    Jodie Whittaker on Being Welcomed Into the Doctor Who Universe

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  • Phoenix 24
    Phoenix 24  1 hours back

    Amazing actor. Love her era

    • Musical Britta
      Musical Britta  5 hours back

      YASS QUEEEEN!!!❤❤❤

      • Enigma McC
        Enigma McC  1 days back

        6 suitcases literally wouldn’t fit every article of clothing I own. That’s like 35 different outfits and severely boots. Wtf does these broads take with them. Did the dress she’s wearing get one suitcase and the heels another. Wtf

        • skinjim123
          skinjim123  4 days back

          Doctor who is a mess of pc garbage and is dying in the UK. She should never have taken the role. The doctor has always been a male role and the viewing figures tumbling show this. The BBC has killed the franchise for a second time

          • Zack Reynolds
            Zack Reynolds  5 days back

            Worst Doctor ever...and worst writing to go along with that.

          • M R
            M R  5 days back

            The fans hate the show though. It needs better writing and less preaching.

            • retnavybrat
              retnavybrat  6 days back

              Sorry, Jodie, it's the Whoniverse, not the Who Universe. 😜

              • Mike Basil
                Mike Basil  6 days back

                Jodie’s era as the Doctor agreeably deserves better writing. But she as her TARDIS team are always fun to watch and even in the darker episodes. Big Finish would do her adventures justice.

                Thank you, Jodie, for your quite significant message at the end of Orphan 55. 👏🏻

                • skinjim123
                  skinjim123  4 days back

                  No thank you. Preachy rubbish. Viewing figures plummeting for good reason

              • Quiet Demon
                Quiet Demon  7 days back

                Oh look it’s the hateful feminist who ruined a 56 year old legend, in case you can’t tell I have an intense hatred of Jodie and the shitshow currently known as Doctor Who, I think I’ll stick with Capaldi’s first series/season and the other 51 years preceding it

              • Chillin in a winter wonderland

                Last night me and my sister were watching the tenth doctors regeneration scene and then when he said I don't want to go we balled our eyes out screaming omg I want to meet David so bad


                • Caitlin Simm
                  Caitlin Simm  1 weeks back

                  Jodie is so attractive ❤️ and she is also so funny as well 😂

                  • Fishslap 33
                    Fishslap 33  1 weeks back

                    13% on RT, yo! I guess sexist, bigoted brainwashing instead of scifi was a bad idea for Dr Who. Who'd have thunk it?

                    • retnavybrat
                      retnavybrat  4 days back

                      @skinjim123 I'm not disputing any reputable polling numbers, I just don't see why anyone other than those who have a tangible stake in the show care what they are.

                    • skinjim123
                      skinjim123  4 days back

                      Bravo fishslap. Retnavy facts don't care about your feelings. The majority don't want this preachy rubbish. Sincerely ex Dr who fan

                    • Fishslap 33
                      Fishslap 33  5 days back

                      @@retnavybrat Same thing. Not interested in any more sophistic games now, thank you. Goodbye.

                    • retnavybrat
                      retnavybrat  6 days back

                      @Fishslap 33 I wasn't talking about reviews, I was talking about ratings.

                    • Fishslap 33
                      Fishslap 33  6 days back

                      @@retnavybrat Good reviews attract more viewers, obviously. Bad reviews drive them away. That simple.

                  • Snazzy Quizzes
                    Snazzy Quizzes  1 weeks back

                    Jodie Whittaker is so great.

                    • skinjim123
                      skinjim123  4 days back

                      At acting yes. As the doctor no

                  • Soycial Engineer
                    Soycial Engineer  1 weeks back

                    Another white Doctor Who 🙄

                    • skinjim123
                      skinjim123  4 days back

                      What a racist thing to say soycial. Very reminiscent of Mao actually.

                    • retnavybrat
                      retnavybrat  6 days back

                      Well, she/he has about ten or eleven more regenerations left (depending on if you count Eleven regenerating into Twelve as the first regeneration of the new cycle or not), so I'm sure we'll see a non-White Doctor before too long.

                  • Lewis Germany
                    Lewis Germany  1 weeks back

                    Welcomed? You fucking what

                    • Daisy Salinas
                      Daisy Salinas  1 weeks back

                      I feel like there's never a proper way to explain what Doctor Who there's just so many components to the show.

                      • Allen Knott
                        Allen Knott  1 weeks back

                        Almost everything she said is false.

                        • John Monroe
                          John Monroe  1 weeks back

                          She is not the Doctor never will be the Doctor. The Doctor has been ruined by the BBC and Chibbs..

                        • Lisa H
                          Lisa H  2 weeks back

                          I just adore you Jodie Whitaker! Love from a Whovian Mum! Ha - just realized that in my photo here I am actually wearing my "Whovian Mom" t-shirt as we were heading out to a comicon to meet several Doctor Who companions! Anyway, I am LOVING this new season/series!

                          • BM Babej
                            BM Babej  2 weeks back

                            She sucks! Worst Doctor Ever !!!!!!!!

                            • Ben Harper
                              Ben Harper  2 weeks back

                              Jodie Whittaker is banging

                              • Jamiethewookie
                                Jamiethewookie  2 weeks back

                                Fallon is such a dick.

                                • Pordie
                                  Pordie  2 weeks back

                                  "Woo hoo first female doctor"

                                  Ratings at an all time low.

                                  • Repeat After Me:
                                    Repeat After Me:  2 weeks back

                                    Another strong and independent woman who isn't strong and independent enough to create her own strong and independent female role and prefers to ruin a recognised male role franchise by using it as a platform to preach at the world with their feminist, SJW, politically correct, woke opinion. Dr Who is over for me and millions of others. Get woke, go broke, dahlings! This strong and independent woman and the writers and producers can thank themselves for their appallingly low audience ratings on rottentomatoes.

                                    • madant1977
                                      madant1977  2 weeks back

                                      Bad show nowadays and even worse actor/s.

                                      • tyro244
                                        tyro244  2 weeks back

                                        Don't worry, Jodie, Husky is sexy. Ask around.

                                        • Blue Planet
                                          Blue Planet  2 weeks back

                                          "First female Doctor" WoooOOOOOOO"... Oh it's shit. Please cancel my once favourite show.

                                          • TheLambo2
                                            TheLambo2  2 weeks back

                                            Ugly ugly voice, fucking awful

                                            • NonsensicalVids
                                              NonsensicalVids  2 weeks back

                                              shame doctor who is kinda meh now, less sci fi time machine adventure and more political correctness

                                              • NonsensicalVids
                                                NonsensicalVids  2 weeks back

                                                @Melanie Rhianna Yes, but look at the the quality of the writing, the show is being run by the guy who wrote the worst episodes

                                              • Melanie Rhianna
                                                Melanie Rhianna  2 weeks back

                                                You’ve never watched classic who have you. It’s always been anti bigotry and pro fairness.

                                            • Dan Kiser
                                              Dan Kiser  2 weeks back

                                              I thought it was purnouse "Who-niverse".

                                            • Cloud Sparrow
                                              Cloud Sparrow  2 weeks back

                                              It's Ryan I sometimes can't understand and I'm British. He speaks so s-l-o-w-l-y in a monotone

                                              • Cloud Sparrow
                                                Cloud Sparrow  2 weeks back

                                                husky Yorkshire accent female Jodie Whittaker Doctor Yes, yes, yes, yes and yes

                                                • Dan Skywalker
                                                  Dan Skywalker  2 weeks back

                                                  Great but Americans don’t understand Doctor who. Brits are the only real fans.

                                                  • apocalypse, the
                                                    apocalypse, the  2 days back

                                                    Nah. Fans are people who like the show, you aren't a more pure fan for liking it more

                                                  • retnavybrat
                                                    retnavybrat  6 days back

                                                    Excuse me? I'm American and I've been a fan of the show since the early 1980s. 😒

                                                • Crystal Mulkey
                                                  Crystal Mulkey  2 weeks back

                                                  If you haven’t watched Doctor Who before do NOT start with her episodes. She is fine, but the writers suck.

                                                  • skinjim123
                                                    skinjim123  4 days back

                                                    She is not fine. She's a good actress picked for tickbox reasons

                                                • Brad AmeerBeg
                                                  Brad AmeerBeg  2 weeks back

                                                  Not by the fans... does she use that awful accent in the show? I haven’t watched it since they ruined it with her.

                                                  • jason cheng
                                                    jason cheng  2 weeks back

                                                    season 11 kinda sucked, not her fault the story just sucked

                                                    • skinjim123
                                                      skinjim123  4 days back

                                                      It's partly her fault by her choosing to play a historical male role

                                                  • Ari-Sketoboy
                                                    Ari-Sketoboy  2 weeks back

                                                    It is confirmed that The Doctor did regenerate into a female way before Jodie

                                                    • skinjim123
                                                      skinjim123  4 days back

                                                      Nonsense written by chibnall to excuse his piss poor writing and political correctness mess the show is in. It will not save it

                                                  • nezerous
                                                    nezerous  2 weeks back

                                                    Doctor Who transformed into Social Justice League. Not all her fault. But it's god damn awful.

                                                    • RatFacedJasper
                                                      RatFacedJasper  2 weeks back

                                                      If by welcomed you mean ratings crash.

                                                      • psychoticbastard
                                                        psychoticbastard  2 weeks back

                                                        Wish she would leave Dr.Who, do the real Dr Who fans a favour.

                                                        • The Pandorica
                                                          The Pandorica  3 days back

                                                          @skinjim123 how's the show dying then? Yes, it has low viewing figures, though still higher than Capaldi for the most part. Here's the most viewed programme on each day an episode of Doctor Who was on.

                                                          1st Jan (Spyfall Part 1): Emmerdale (5 million views)

                                                          5th Jan: Call the Midwife (6.7 million)

                                                          12th Jan: Call the Midwife (6.24)

                                                          19th Jan: Call the Midwife (6.33)

                                                          Final weekly ratings?

                                                          Week 1: Spyfall Part 1 (6.70), part 2 (5.91). Both episodes were the 4th and 6th most viewed programmes on BBC respectively.

                                                          Most viewed that week: New Year Fireworks (10.84)

                                                          Week 2: Orphan 55 (5.38). 10th most watched on BBC that week.

                                                          Most viewed: Silent Witness (8.54)

                                                        • skinjim123
                                                          skinjim123  4 days back

                                                          @The Pandorica the show is dying. She has a part in that as well as chibnall. Lose the die hard fans and you lose the main thing that keeps a franchise going so he's kinda right but hasn't explained clearly

                                                        • The Pandorica
                                                          The Pandorica  2 weeks back

                                                          Real fans? Wow, I never knew opinions didn't exist.

                                                      • Steve Frankes
                                                        Steve Frankes  2 weeks back

                                                        She welcomed herself in the DR Who universe no one else welcomed her! A hopeless actress destroying Dr Who.

                                                        • factrzero
                                                          factrzero  2 weeks back

                                                          I stopped being interested in women for so many years after a divorce. That is; until Jodie became Dr. Who. Thanks a lot. Now I'm trying to look up these female Whovian fans wherever I can. Previously it was all separated. My Dad discovered an asteroid or two while I was growing up, and the blue dome/astronomy double door looked like a freakin' TARDIS. We were both simply avid Who watchers. Now I'm dealing with this strange twisted reality attraction to the female fans. Life simply isn't fair at all :-P Cheers!

                                                        • Sam Field
                                                          Sam Field  2 weeks back

                                                          Worst doctor ever. What's interesting is the reviews on rotten tomatoes, critics 83% liked it, audience 21% I'm one of the 21%.

                                                          • EFox281
                                                            EFox281  2 weeks back

                                                            Down to 8% now.

                                                          • The Pandorica
                                                            The Pandorica  2 weeks back

                                                            Rotten Tomatoes is unreliable, I can't believe people praise that review site.

                                                        • Shaunus maximus
                                                          Shaunus maximus  2 weeks back

                                                          Worst doctor ever working under the worst show writer ever

                                                          • jay be
                                                            jay be  2 weeks back

                                                            Worse Doctor ever

                                                            • Chris Elliot
                                                              Chris Elliot  2 weeks back

                                                              The idea of Bradley Walsh on American TV is just wierd

                                                              • Tommy Crump
                                                                Tommy Crump  2 weeks back

                                                                Jodie is an amazing Doctor, I just hope season 12 is better than 11, no complaints so far but it's still a bit political here and there, I just hope it doesn't get to political

                                                                • apocalypse, the
                                                                  apocalypse, the  2 days back

                                                                  The dalek's are the biggest nazi allegory I've ever seen

                                                                • skinjim123
                                                                  skinjim123  4 days back

                                                                  It's dying and the politics are nauseating in it

                                                              • Twirlyhead
                                                                Twirlyhead  2 weeks back

                                                                RIP Doctor Who.