Jodie Whittaker has been revealed as the new star of Doctor Who.
It comes as Peter Capaldi and former Doctor Who stars Billie Piper and Karen Gillan called for the new Time Lord to be a woman.
Writer Mark Gatiss has also said it is the perfect time for an actress to take on the lead role in the show.
Fleabag creator Phoebe Waller-Bridge and Broadchurch star Jodie Whittaker are among the actresses who have been backed for the role.
Capaldi’s decision to step down sparked speculation that the…