William Hartnell Newswire

William Hartnell Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for William Hartnell.

Results 1 - 20 of 44 in William Hartnell

  1. Who should play Doctor Who? Former Time Lord Sylvester McCoy says it should always be a man.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Washington Post

    From left, Doctors 1-11: William Hartnell, Patrick Troughton, Jon Pertwee, Tom Baker, Peter Davison, Colin Baker, Sylvester McCoy, Paul McGann, Christopher Eccleston, David Tennant and Matt Smith. Not pictured: Twelfth Doctor Peter Capaldi.


  2. Former Time Lord Sylvester McCoy says there's no place for a female Doctor WhoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... Lords can change sex when they "regenerate". The notion of "regeneration" was created in 1966 when actor William Hartnell, who had played the first Doctor Who for three years, became ill and was unable to continue in the role. The role was re-cast ...


  3. LEGO & "Doctor Who" Team For GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | Dark Horizons News

    ... due out September 27th. The big deal with the game is that when Capaldi's Doctor is defeated, he returns as William Hartnell's First Doctor and then regenerates back up through to Twelfth Doctor again. This means all of the Doctors will be playable ...


  4. The Doctor meets Batman and Gandalf in amazing new Doctor Who Lego Dimensions trailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | Radio Times

    ... the next version, and the Tardis interior will change to match. Including a black and white interior for William Hartnell! This isn't fan-service, it's fan worship. Unfortunately, it means we're probably going to spend our entire pay cheque buying ...


  5. An Artist Drew Shia LaBeouf as All 13 Doctors From Doctor Who and It's Weirdly BeautifulRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | E! Online

    ... writes on his website . Every single incarnation of the Doctor has been given the Shia treatment, from William Hartnell as the First Doctor all the way to the present Doctor, Peter Capaldi . If you have ever imagined Shia dressed up as Matt Smith ...


  6. Shia LaBeouf becomes The Doctor in artist's dalektable Doctor Who galleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | Radio Times

    ... famous shoulders, with the Transformers star depicted as 13 different incarnations of the Time Lord. From William Hartnell's One to Tom Baker's Four, Peter Baker's Five to Paul McGann's Eight, Christopher Eccleston's Nine to Peter Capaldi's Twelve, ...


  7. Doctor Who: Are Anniversary Specials Cursed?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | Houston Press

    ... rather odd parallels. First there was "The Three Doctors", which was the 10th anniversary special starring William Hartnell. Patrick Troughton and Jon Pertwee. The First Doctor barely appears in the special. One of the reasons that Hartnell had left ...


  8. 'Gotham's' Sean Pertwee looks almost identical to his 'Doctor Who' dadRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Zap2it.com

    ... Smith (Elisabeth Sladen), who is considered to be among the show's most memorable companions. Played by: William Hartnell Seasons: 1-4, original series Companions: Susan Foreman, Barbara Wright, Ian Chesterton, Vicki, Steven Taylor, Katarina, Sara ...


  9. Well, this is uncanny: Sean Pertwee looks exactly like his father Jon in Doctor Who photoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | Radio Times

    ... ng the cravat/cape look as you can see below. We're calling it now if we can get David Bradley back to play William Hartnell and someone to portray Patrick Troughton, we could have a Thirteen Doctors episode on our hands


  10. Doctor Who: The Problem of Peter Cushing ResolvedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Houston Press

    ... where Doctor Who was still completely unknown. The first film was more or less a remake of the second William Hartnell serial, "The Daleks." At this point it is impossible to overstate how popular the Daleks were, in many ways overshadowing the rest ...


  11. Barry Newbery: Production designer who worked on 'Doctor...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | The Independent

    He enthusiastically brought to life the court of Kubla Khan, the Aztec city of Tenochtitlan, the cities and deserts around Jaffa, Tombstone, Arizona, and Saxon England The television production designer Barry Newbery worked on Doctor Who for most of its original 26-year run, from its first serialised story introducing the Gallifreyan Time Lord in 1963 to a 1984 tale merging a present-day English Civil War re-enactment with the real thing. He brought his talents to more episodes - 62 over 14 stories - than any other designer, creating sets for five incarnations of the Doctor, played by William Hartnell, Patrick Troughton, Jon Pertwee, Tom Baker and Peter Davison.


  12. Doctor WhoRead the original story

    May 12, 2015 | Houston Press

    ... a few of the rare non-human companions that have... When Doctor Who debuted in 1963 before you even saw William Hartnell step out as the First Doctor you saw the blue police telephone box that we all know as the Tardis. The time machine and space ...


  13. Doctor Who: 5 Things From the Classic Series That Need to Come BackRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | Houston Press

    ... That said, I have watched a ton of classic Who , especially as much as I can get of Patrick Troughton and William Hartnell. In doing so I've noticed five specific aspects of classic episodes that are sorely missing in the series today. Companions ...


  14. Watching Doctor Who from the beginningRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2015 | DFW Catholic

    ... back at these old shows has been a lot of fun. There was a lot I came to like about the first Doctor William Hartnell. Especially after he had grown into the part. The first episodes were rather rough, but you could tell when he really started to ...


  15. The Twelve Doctors Tickle The Ivories In This Classical Tribute To Doctor WhoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Forbes.com

    ... " Especially geeky viewers will note that Belousova begins her performance wearing a costume reminiscent of William Hartnell's first Doctor, and appears in the outfits of all twelve Doctors before regenerating at the end.


  16. Doctor Who: 10 Things You Probably Didn't Know About the TardisRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Houston Press

    When Doctor Who debuted in 1963 before you even saw William Hartnell step out as the First Doctor you saw the blue police telephone box that we all know as the Tardis.


  17. Doctor Who - 50th Anniversary Collector's Edition Blu-rayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Losing it[1]

    ... (first Indian director at the BBC), Head of Drama Sydney Hewman and the first actor to play the Doctor, William Hartnell. Sets are recreated, events are compressed, some people are omitted, in the usual way of drama, but it's all here. As William ...


  18. 'Doctor Who' Course Now Offered At Aquinas College In UKRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | International Business Times

    ... "Doctor Who" course. Led by Michael Herbert, the court covers all 12 Doctors - from the first Doctor William Hartnell to the current Time Lord Peter Capaldi - and the show's entire history in 11 weeks. Herbert, who has been watching the show since ...


  19. New film to star Frampton Mansell-based actress Daphne NevilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    ... of JK Rowling's novel The Casual Vacancy. "We also have actor Peter Stenson starring in it. He worked with William Hartnell in the very first episodes of Doctor Who in 1963. His signatures are selling on eBay. "It's lovely that the whole team have ...


  20. Inside the Doctor Who college course: "Everyone has done their homework already"Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Radio Times

    ... hy did Doctor Who become so popular in early 1960s Britain, with particular reference to the change between William Hartnell and Patrick Troughton.