TV Show directory - Doctor Who


Doctor Who is a long-running, award-winning British science fiction television programme produced by the BBC.

'The Doctor' is a Time Lord, a race of time travelling aliens with 2 hearts and the ability to regenerate when they die. They use the TARDIS (Time And Relative Dimension In Space) in order to transport themselves and their companions through time & space.

The Doctor has been played by 13 different actors and in 2018, for the first time, The Doctor was played by a female actor, Jodie Whittaker. The show first aired in 1963 and over those six decades the character has been accompanied by countless 'companions', who help him on his quest to save the universe and in particular his favourite race, the humans of earth.

Since its inception the show has be famous for its fear factor, with children of every generation being scared and giddily hiding behind their sofa cushions. Some of the most famous villains include:


  • Daleks

  • Cybermen

  • The Master


The show is now shot at the BBC's Roath Lock studio in Cardiff, which also plays host to other long running shows Pobol y Cwm & Casualty. The show has exported well with a cult like following developing with audiences in the USA, where the show broadcasts on BBC America.

The extreme popularity of Doctor Who has led to multiple spin offs including Class, The Sarah Jane Adventures, Torchwood & K-9 Adventures.

As you can see below, a lot of Mandy members have worked on the show as both cast and crew. You can join them in finding work and jobs like those on Doctor Who by signing up today.

Production Company: BBC

Year of Publication: 1963

Companies connected with this show

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Connected mandy members

Student (uncredited)
Ben Jackson
Hitchley
Costume Assistant
Journalist
2nd AC
Focus Puller (Dailies)
Flame Artist
Prosthetic Trainee (Workshop)
Student
Assistant Director
School Boy
Work experience
Camera Trainee