Doctor Who star Jodie Whittaker is to be the most recent star to check out a CBeebies Bedtime Story.
The very first female Time Lord will check out Ada Twist, Scientist – the 3rd in a series of books by Andrea Beaty and David Roberts – later on this month.
“I hope that everybody enjoys it as much as I did,” stated the 36-year-old star, calling the experience “an honour”.
Previous Time Lords to continue reading the program consist of David Tennant, in 2009, and Christopher Eccleston in 2010.
Whittaker has actually gathered numerous favorable evaluations for her efficiency as Doctor Who , in spite of some preliminary opposition from traditionalist Whovians to having a female in the function.
The mother-of-one will make her CBeebies launching on 7 December.
Sir Elton John, Dolly Parton and Hollywood stars Orlando Bloom and Ewan McGregor have actually all kept reading the program, which airs daily from Monday to Friday.
Last month saw Catastrophe star Rob Delaney end up being the very first star to check out a story checked in Makaton , a kind of indication language which he utilized to interact with his late kid Henry who was not able to speak due to a tracheotomy.
“It is such an honour to understand that pals and households will be sharing this experience with me,” stated Whittaker.
The penultimate episode of the existing series of Doctor Who, airs on Sunday at 18:30 GMT.
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