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  1. Doctor Who: Who's the Best Who?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The New York Observer

    ... "original." Sadly not. Mr. Hurndall was playing the First Doctor who, of course, was originally played by William Hartnell. Whostorians will be quick to point out that in an episode titled The Death of Doctor Who (a pretty controversial title right ...

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  2. 6 pieces of evidence that suggest the Doctor regenerates into faces he's seen beforeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 9 | Radio Times

    ... of the 2nd, 3rd and 5th Doctors straight into the mind of the 1st Doctor, played by Richard Hurndall after William Hartnell's death. Remember Gallifreyan Chancellory Guard Maxil? He stunned the 5th Doctor with a staser blast. And then the 5th Doctor ...

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  3. 'Doctor Who' stars surprise sick fanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | CNN

    a Time Lord from the planet Gallifrey who traveled through space and time -- was first played by William Hartnell, who took along his granddaughter on his adventures. Patrick Troughton took over the role in 1966, and it was explained on the show that ...

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  4. FFSRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | Sciencebase Science Blog

    ... member with that name, the RSC's David Bradley who played Filch in the Harry Potter films and starred as William Hartnell alongside Brian Cox (not that one) in the Dr Who docu-drama, An Adventure in Space and Time . This site uses some cookies to ...

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  5. Doctor Who: Series 9 is over but was it a classic season?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | Metro

    ... if there's something resembling a story in there. If Peter Capaldi spent most of series 8 veering between William Hartnell and Jon Pertwee, this year he was half Tom Baker, half Pat Troughton. This new, lighter Doctor worked brilliantly - and ...

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  6. Alex Kingston: Why Doctor Who has to be a manRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2015 | Congleton Guardian

    ... 1970 to 1974. She said of Jon: "He was quite naughty and had quite a twinkle. I think I'd probably give William Hartnell (the first Doctor) a heart attack so best to leave him alone. "Paul McGann, he would've been great fun to have worked with but ...

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  7. Doctor Who introduces a brand new second TARDISRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2015 | Radio Times

    ... doors and wall roundels (though all in stunning white instead of the greens and greys of First Doctor William Hartnell's TARDIS), it was a wonderfully retro throwback to the classic days of Doctor Who as well as an apparent reveal that the Doctor ...

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  8. The definitive guide to every multi-Doctor Who episodeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | Radio Times

    The first multi-Doctor adventure hit TV screens back in 1973 to mark the tenth anniversary of the show. Joining the flamboyant incumbent Third Doctor Jon Pertwee were his predecessors Patrick Troughton and William Hartnell.

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  9. Steven Moffat talks ratings, misogyny, casting Missy, Ashildr's end...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | Radio Times

    ... to do it. No disrespect to any of the other Doctors, but Patrick Troughton is kind of the one that counts. William Hartnell is lovely but Troughton comes along and says, "This guy could be the hero, couldn't he?" (They're the only two Doctors I ...

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  10. Friday Reads: TARDIS Eruditorum Volume One The William Hartnell YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2015 | Travelin' Librarian

    From Amazon.com : In this newly revised and expanded first volume of essays adapted from the acclaimed blog TARDIS Eruditorum you'll find a critical history of William Hartnell's three seasons of Doctor Who. TARDIS Eruditorum tells the ongoing story of Doctor Who from its beginnings in the 1960s to the present day, pushing beyond received wisdom and fan dogma to understand that story not just as the story of a geeky sci-fi show but as the story of an entire line of mystical, avant-garde, and radical British culture.

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  11. Doctor Who and Tardis day QUIZ: How much do you know about the Doctor's TARDIS?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | IcStafford

    To celebrate Doctor Who Day which is also known as the Tardis day, we've put together a quiz to see how well you know his time machine spacecraft. Today marks the 52nd anniversary of An Unearthly Child, the first episode of Doctor Who which originally aired on BBC and saw the first Doctor, played by William Hartnell, embark on his adventures.

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  12. This fan-made Doctor Who hybrid trailer is properly spine-tinglingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2015 | Radio Times

    As we enter the home stretch of this year's Doctor Who, among the many questions on fans' lips are who or what is the prophesised hybrid warrior , and what was the Doctor's part in creating it? We'll probably have to wait until the series nine finale to find out for sure, but one fan has decided to whet our appetite by creating a surprisingly slick trailer for the storyline, which goes back to the Doctor's earliest days. Cutting together scenes from Davros' speech about the hybrid from this series, clips of First Doctor William Hartnell and many other stories the trailer lays out the mysterious storyline in full, and even suggests a few candidates for who the hybrid warrior could be.

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  13. Peter Capaldi made Steven Moffat a "beautiful" Doctor Who birthday cardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | Radio Times

    ... you know, I had all of the Doctor's autographs. The first four Doctors. Except for the very first one, William Hartnell, who was rather ill by that time. But I had a rather lovely letter from his wife, Heather Hartnell, who autographed a picture on ...

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  14. 13 cross stitch Doctors make the most brilliant Doctor Who Christmas present everRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | Radio Times

    These have just jumped right to the top of our Doctor Who Christmas wish list: all 13 Doctors perfectly posed in cross stitch miniature. Cross stitcher extraordinaire Robin Hobbs has created versions of every Doctor from William Hartnell to Peter Capaldi, and gathered them together in a very familiar 50th anniversary-style pose.

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  15. What can you buy on BBC Store? Everything you need to know about new online serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... For Whovians, you'll be able to enjoy very early episodes of Doctor Who from 1964, with the original star William Hartnell at the helm of the TARDIS. Going even further back, it appears that classic children's TV show Muffin the Mule is the oldest ...

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  16. What Happens When a Lead Star Leaves the TV Show?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | Candymag.com

    ... to introduce the concept of regeneration, which will allow the show to continue for as long as possible? William Hartnell was the first to play the time lord, and now we're on our Twelfth Doctor and have passed the 50th anniversary mark. The show ...

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  17. Here's a Corgi Dressed As Every Doctor From Doctor WhoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2015 | Time

    ... begins his journey as a Time Lord appropriately in the garb of The First Doctor, which was originated by William Hartnell back in 1963. Wally then regenerates in his cardboard Tardis before emerging as The Second Doctor (although, perhaps it was his ...

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  18. 6 pieces of evidence that suggest the Doctor regenerates into faces he's seen beforeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | Radio Times

    ... of the 2nd, 3rd and 5th Doctors straight into the mind of the 1st Doctor, played by Richard Hurndall after William Hartnell's death. Remember Gallifreyan Chancellory Guard Maxil? He stunned the 5th Doctor with a staser blast. And then the 5th Doctor ...

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  19. Why 'Doctor Who' Still Rules Time and Space After 50 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2015 | Space.com

    ... with a slightly different personality. This has allowed various actors to take on the role, ranging from William Hartnell to Tom Baker to David Tennant to the current Twelfth Doctor, Peter Capaldi. [ How Time Travel Works in Sc-Fi (Infographic) ] ...

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  20. Official 'Doctor Who' Lego set pictures escape from GallifreyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2015 | CNET News.com

    ... Doctor looks very purple and could almost pass for a minifig version of the very first Doctor as played by William Hartnell. The Daleks are a little emaciated, but that's understandable. It's hard to render the spacefaring death machines on such a ...

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