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DOCTOR WHO Reveals the New Costume for Jodie Whittaker's Thirteenth Doctor

DOCTOR WHO Reveals the New Costume for Jodie Whittaker's Thirteenth Doctor

The new picture also confirms an updated exterior for the TARDIS-itself a throwback to classic Doctor Who looks for the time machine. Silliness has, more often than not, been the name of the game for this Gallifreyan. Lifelong Star Wars fan and Trekker who also worships all things Tolkien and Doctor Who.

Ladies and Gentlemen, the 13th Doctor has finally arrived.

Doctor Who's next series is set to air in late 2018. The striped shirt and its coloring call to mind Tom Baker's iconic scarf while the mashup of colors could be an homage to Colin Baker's Sixth Doctor. In-story, the Doctor has the ability to regenerate after being killed, coming back with a new body. Similarly, the long coat was a signature piece of David Tennant's version of the character, and Whittaker's Doctor honors that with elegance and panache. Matt Smith's Eleventh Doctor was a fan of suspenders, although some are attributing that touch to another famous alien.

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It's not gone unnoticed by fans with one saying it "has great elements from previous Doctors".

The first female Doctor Who in the long-running British sci-fi series will get a brand-new look.

Initially, Doctors were said to only have 13 possible regeneratons - meaning Whittaker would be the last. It's a really handsome photo and the Tardis is well-placed. In October the BBC announced the season regulars who will travel time and space with the new Doctor. But the Doctor's journey is only just beginning'.