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Colin Baker Shuts Down Idea That a Woman Playing the Doctor Means Boys Lose a Role Model, Continues to Be the Absolute Best

"They’ve had 50 years of having a role model."

Former Doctor Peter Davison talked about Jodie Whittaker's Doctor Who casting as "the loss of a role model for boys." Colin Baker thinks that's "absolute rubbish."

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Things We Saw Today: New Rick and Morty Promo Is Some Multi-media Weirdness

Adult Swim favorite Rick and Morty is coming back at the end of the month, so check out this new promo titled "Exquisite Corpse” which is a surreal montage of scenes in different animation styles. In the style of exquisite corpse, each animator was only given the end of the previous segment, making for some outrageous and trippy scenes.

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What Do the Stars and Original Creator of Doctor Who Have to Say About a Female Doctor?

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This past Wednesday, many of us chatted about Steven Moffat's remarks concerning casting a female in the titular role of Doctor Who. It seemed like a good idea to delve into the opinions of other people who have been involved in the program, as well as some of those who've played the Time Lord hero who makes a habit of transforming his body in order to avoid death.

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Does Age Matter When Playing The Doctor? Four Past Doctor Who Actors Weigh In With Humor. [VIDEO]

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At the Doctor Who Celebration back in November of 2013, Peter Davison, Sylvester McCoy, Colin Baker, and Tom Baker had a nice chat about their time on the long-running sci-fi series. And by "nice chat" I mean they made fun of David Tennant and Matt Smith. Are you following The Mary Sue on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, Pinterest, & Google +?

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Matt Smith Might Have One More Episode of Doctor Who, Colin Baker is Definitely Ready to Play a Female Doctor

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Colin Baker jumps on the Lady Doctor train with all the cool kids, and we may not have heard the last of Matt Smith's Doctor? It's rumors and folks saying stuff time for Doctor Who. Potential spoilers ahead!

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Steven Moffat Says We Probably Won’t See More Of The Best Thing To Come Out Of The Doctor Who 50th Celebrations

The World Doesn't End Because the Doctor Dances

We had a few big surprises during the Doctor Who 50th anniversary celebrations. Surprises which got Whovians very excited. Considering the buzz, fans thought they might be able to get some more of that thing they liked so much by starting a petition. However, it doesn't look like showrunner Steven Moffat plans on acquiescing anytime soon. Find out more after the jump including which classic Doctor is still a bit miffed about having been left out of the main event. 

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Watch The Doctors Left Out Of The 50th Anniversary Hilariously Try To Join The Special [VIDEO]

What's Doctor Who without a celery stalk, really?

We told you last week that Fifth Doctor Peter Davison wrote and directed a comedy short for the Doctor Who 50th anniversary celebrations - and it's finally here! If you've already seen "The Day of the Doctor," you're going to want to check out this adorable follow-up.

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Actors Behind Classic Doctor Who Doctors Show Their Comedy Chops for 50th Anniversary

This weekend just keeps getting better.

It recently came out that Peter Davison (the fifth Doctor) is writing and directing a comedy short featuring past incarnations of everyone's favorite Time Lord from Doctor Who. The special is set to air after The Day of the Doctor on Saturday, and it will give fans the chance to see classic incarnations of the Doctor return.

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BBC Publishes Doctor Who Anniversary Plans, So Why Are Classic Doctors Protesting?

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We've always known the BBC was going to slowly roll out their Doctor Who 50th anniversary plans, and many fans were hoping to see a lot of Classic Doctor content, but now we have some concrete info. But then why are Peter Davison, Sylvester McCoy, and Colin Baker protesting outside BBC TV?

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We Can Count Three More Doctors Out of Doctor Who‘s 50th Anniversary Special

The World Doesn't End Because the Doctor Dances

So far David Tennant (and Matt Smith, obviously) are in, and Christopher Eccleston is out. Who else didn't get the call?

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A Doctor Who Dress That’s Bigger On The Inside Sounds Super Comfy

Hello Sweetie

Ok, so this TARDIS dress is not actually bigger on the inside, just theoretically and artistically. And anyway, it's cooler than sharing with you the idiotic Doctor Who rumor floating around the internet today that one website literally decided to create out of thin air. They didn't even bother with "anonymous sources" and Colin Baker is even refuting it on Twitter. Anywho (har har) this is cosplayer Sasha Trabane, in a gorgeous gown painted by Andy Coyle for the Arisia convention in Boston, winning two prizes at the event. This needs to be on a runway somewhere. (via BBC America, image via  Nenita Hiller) Previously in Doctor Who

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Five Classic Who Doctors Returning For 50th Anniversary Audio Drama

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I contemplated titling this "Five Classic Doctors Returning for Doctor Who's 50th Anniversary"—which is technically true—but that's a little mean, plus I'd rather not deal with the aftermath. :)

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There Will Be No Classic Doctors Returning for Doctor Who‘s 50th Anniversary, Says Colin Baker

The World Doesn't End Because the Doctor Dances

My deepest condolences, Classic Whovians. In an interview with Doctor Who TV, Sixth Doctor Colin Baker said that he won't be returning to Doctor Who for the show's 50th anniversary… and that none of the other pre-Nine Doctors will be either. Asked whether he'd been asked about reprising his role, Baker replied: "No. As far as I know, neither of any of [sic] my erstwhile colleagues have been asked either."

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Doctor Who’s Original Romana, Mary Tamm, Passes Away

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Mary Tamm, companion of 4th Doctor Tom Baker, has passed away at the age of 62. The actress only appeared on Doctor Who for one season but she made a lasting impact on fans. 

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