Friday, October 28, 2022

Disney's Woke "Doctor Who"

Disney and the BBC confirmed Disney+ will be the new exclusive home outside of the UK and Ireland for the Brit-produced sci-fi TV series "Doctor Who", providing a new 'woke make-over', with new episodes of the series to be released November 2023 in North America:

"We’re excited by the opportunity to bring new seasons of this beloved franchise"
, said 
Disney+ president Alisa Bowen, "...and introduce the show to the next generation of audiences in more than 150 markets around the world. 

"The series is a perfect addition to our ever-growing catalog of global content that continues to make Disney+ the home for exceptional storytelling..."

To celebrate the 'Doctor Who' 60th anniversary, actor David Tennant, who was the 10th doctor, will reprise his role as the alien 'Time-Lord', replacing the 13th Doctor...

..currently played by Jodie Whittaker.

The next Doctor will be played by “Sex Education” actor Ncuti Gatwa, who will take over after Tennant.

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