Jodie Whittaker has been cast as the 13th Doctor Who and the first woman in this role.
Some fans reacted to the casting on Twitter talking about what a great role model for girls and young women she will be. Others wondered why it took this long to cast a woman, while others felt the Doctor was always meant to be male.
Check out the teaser here:
My 8-year-old daughter pumped her fist and shouted "yes!" when the new @bbcdoctorwho was revealed.Think that tells you all you need to know.— David Owens (@asoundreaction) July 16, 2017