The next series of Doctor Who will not begin up until 2020, it’s been verified.
Series 11 ended on Sunday night, however after the joyful unique on New Year’s Day, Jodie Whittaker will not be seen in the Tardis once again next year.
Showrunner Chris Chibnall stated deal with the brand-new series had actually currently started.
He stated the group had actually been “blown away by the action from audiences” to the brand-new Doctor. The very first episode of the series, the very first to include a female Doctor, drew a record audience.
It saw the greatest launch seeing figures for the sci-fi stalwart in a years, with 10.9 million individuals tuning in.
The series has actually been thought about a rankings success, with seeing figures above those of the last 2 series when Peter Capaldi starred in the title function.
On Sunday night, the Doctor was seen answering distress signal from a battle-scarred world.
‘More frightens, more beasts’
Talking about the next series Chibnall, head author of the program, stated: “We’re off once again! Well we never ever really stopped.
“As Jodie Whittaker’s Doctor and buddies have actually been winning the hearts of households throughout the country this fall, we’ve been hectic with an entire brand-new set of action-packed experiences for the 13th Doctor.”
He stated they could not wait to bring “more frightens, more beasts and more Bradley Walsh, Mandip Gill and Tosin Cole” – describing the Doctor’s buddies.
Lizo Mzimba, the BBC’s home entertainment reporter, stated while there was “an acknowledgment that fans may desire a series every year, Doctor Who has practically distinctively intricate recording requirements and a prolonged post-production duration”.
He included that the New Year’s Day episode might have been prepared so that 2019 “will not be a completely Doctor Who-free year”.
The episode on 1 January marks a modification in Christmas custom, as it will be the very first time Doctor Who hasn’t been revealed on Christmas Day given that the drama’s return in 2005.