A grand total of 11 actors have played the time traveling Doctor on TV. And another 24 have captured the character on stage and in audio books, webcasts, and TV spoofs. So it must be a daunting task to take on the beloved role.
Here, Matt Smith talks about being the Doctor and which of his predecessors influenced him the most:
Matt Smith on Being The Doctor:
Matt Smith on Which Doctor Influenced Him:
And in honor of the premiere, this month's Wired Magazine features a Doctor Who themed 4-panel cover wrap, which highlights The Sonic Screwdriver as “Gadget of the Year.” This Special Edition is not available to Wired Magazine subscribers, or on newsstands, but you can win it from us!
Simply send an email to popculturepassionistas@
gmail.com with the subject DOCTOR WHO GIVEAWAY. We will pick a winner at random who will be announced the day before the premiere on April 16th. Read more about the giveaway here.
And while you wait for the premiere you can check out more videos, photos, and other fun stuff at the Doctor Who website and follow the show on Facebook and Twitter.