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First Female Doctor Who Revealed

SPIN South West
SPIN South West

05:21 16 Jul 2017

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The first ever female Doctor Who has been revealed. 

Jodie Whittaker was revealed as the new Doctor Who in a clip played after the Wimbledon men's final. 

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Meet the Thirteenth Doctor <a href="">#DoctorWho</a> <a href="">#Doctor13</a> <a href=""></a></p>&mdash; BBC (@BBC) <a href="">July 16, 2017</a></blockquote>
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She will succeed Peter Capaldi, who took the role in 2013 and leaves in this year's Christmas special.

Jodie will become the thirteenth Doctor Who in a show that has been running since 1963. 

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