Whittakersaid it was "completely overwhelming" to be taking on the role and she wanted to tell fans of the series "not to be scared" by her gender.
She said: "I'm beyond excited to begin this epic journey - with Chris and with every Whovian on this planet. The 13th Doctor is on her way".
Jodie and actor Kris Marshall were the bookies favourites to become the next Doctor, while other possible successors included Fleabag's Phoebe Waller-Bridge and Olivia Colman. "And added to that, to be the first woman in that role", said Jodie Whittaker.
Froome fights back from bike breakdown, retains yellow jersey
I'm shocked to see the same time gaps here as from that day in the Pyrenees and I'm just glad to have bounced back from that day. With Bardet being a local hero, roadside fans revelled in Froome's situation and reportedly jeered the Briton as he gave chase.
Six runway lights at city airport damaged
Bad whether on Sunday morning led Air India Express flight 814 to skid off the runway while landing at Mangaluru airport. Apart from a few broken runway lights, there was no damage to the plane and no injuries to people on board.
Why Sansa Stark Deserves the Iron Throne
She had to go through these horrors to bring out the strength she had hidden within. "This season, it's really interesting". Stark deaths are always the most shocking and it would be awful to see Sansa die after everything she has gone through.
Whittaker is the first female Doctor in the show's history and will play the title role in the series' current iteration that began in 2005 with Christopher Eccleston as the lead.
Whittaker is expected to first appear in the Christmas Special and take over the role in the following season.
The casting news breaks barriers as there were some controversy in having a female Doctor. BBC made the announcement after Roger Federer won his eighth Wimbledon title, effectively keeping the blood pressure up for the entire British continent. In a dramatic reveal, a key appears in her hand as she removes her hood revealing shoulder length blonde hair (still not ginger) and readies herself to enter the Tardis.
Peter Capaldi currently plays the Time Lord but will depart from the sci-fi show at the end of the year.
It will be super exciting to see a woman take Doctor Who into a brand new era.
He said ANDSF are now controlling Nawa district and are clearing mines and IEDs planted by Taliban to protect civilian lives. The Afghan security forces recaptured the control of Nawa district from the Taliban insurgents in southern Helmand province.
On attend au maximum jusqu'à 35 degrés sur la moitié nord du pays et dans le Centre-Est et jusqu'à 38 degrés dans le Sud-Ouest. L'épisode ne durera pas, une baisse des températures est attendu dès mercredi .
Il sait ce qu'il fait", a-t-il indiqué, ajoutant que "l'élimination du groupe Da'ech prendra encore trois ou quatre ans". Et de rappeler que le calife autoproclamé, issu d'Al Qaïda en Irak, "a échappé aux services de sécurité.
Toujours selon BFM , la femme souffrirait de nombreuses fractures , pour lesquelles 120 jours d'ITT lui seront prescrits. Il est suspecté d'avoir violenté et séquestré sa compagne dans un appartement durant des semaines.
It adds that the two sides are discussing various additional network and customer initiatives including frequent-flyer alignment. The airlines estimate that will grow to 240 destinations by 2022, when the combined fleet will have expanded to 380 aircraft.
Agüero was on the flight to the U.S. today for City's pre-season tour and the club will surely reject any approach from Chelsea. Premier League holders Chelsea could reportedly land the services of Sergio Aguero during this summer's transfer window.
Passengers evacuated from plane after someone 'passed gas'
A passenger caused a stink aboard an American Airlines jet, forcing an unplanned landing at Raleigh-Durham International Airport. It reported the plane had landed at Raleigh-Durham on July 16 at around 4 p.m., and cited a U.S. airport official as its source.
HTC users complain about seeing ads in keyboard
And since they are the customer's first recourse, users will naturally blame them or come to them for solutions or both. HTC has recently started showing ads on top of the default keyboard on some of its Android flagship smartphones.
Duterte to decide on martial law recommendation by July 22
The defense department said in a statement on Sunday that it has submitted its recommendation to President Duterte last July 13. Lorenzana declined, however, to say what exactly the DND recommended, as he did not wish to preempt the President.
Tennis : Federer remporte son 8e Wimbledon
Le Suisse en est devenu hier le maître incontesté avec une huitième couronne record, sa 19e en Grand Chelem. Roger Federer continue d'écrire, à presque 36 ans, certaines des plus belles pages de sa légende.
Les Emirats arabes unis mis en cause
Doha, à son tour, a qualifié les requêtes d'irréalistes et a appelé à les réviser. Le Qatar, qui a le soutien de la Turquie, rejette fermement ces allégations.
Carillion calls in accountant EY to cut costs
My priorities are to reduce the group's net debt and create a balance sheet that will support Carillion going forward. EY and Carillion will focus on "cost reduction and cash collection" following a torrid seven days for the firm.