Top 5 Awesome Facts about Doctor Who

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Comments: 673

  • WatchMojo.com
    WatchMojo.com  3 months ago +81

    This video is brought to you by RED NOSE DAY​! Win the chance to have breakfast with SEVEN of The Doctors from Doctor Who. If you’re based in the USA head to www.rednoseday.org/drwho where all prize entries will go towards the Red Nose Day in America. If you’re based in the UK go to www.rednoseday.com/doctors to enter, where all prize entries will go towards the Comic Relief UK charity. Both organizations are working for a just world, free from poverty.

    • Rose Blight
      Rose Blight 3 months ago

      One incomplete actually occurred due to a writer's strike during 4th Doctor's run. "Shada", though incomplete in filming and audio, is possible to be seen with a commentary and missing lines given by Tom Baker (I have it in my collection).


    • sara s
      sara s 3 months ago

      pls make more doctor who videos it was my first tv Show


    • Chris tew sands
      Chris tew sands 3 months ago

      Ulkhor hello


  • Michael Rose
    Michael Rose 26 days ago

    The narrator needs to learn to speak properly.

  • Water Warrior
    Water Warrior 27 days ago

    Literally knew all of these facts. It's obvious whoever researched this video did so in 5 minutes, or they just asked people around the office for facts about Doctor Who.

  • WhovianFan2003
    WhovianFan2003 27 days ago

    Knew all of these facts

  • animelovers000
    animelovers000 28 days ago

    featured no sci fi elements for the first 4 series? ummm it did

  • The Mike Family
    The Mike Family 29 days ago

    Please sub to the Mike Family thanks bye

  • Shacky Rustleford
    Shacky Rustleford Month ago

    Old time-travellers can suffer from elderly dimension

  • David-George Brown
    David-George Brown Month ago

    Awesome facts or mundane trivia?

  • Googly Eye
    Googly Eye Month ago

    I don't think you onew what you were doing when you were collecting this list

  • ASDG
    ASDG Month ago +1

    So awesome when JFK was shot Doctor Who began so awesome wow!

  • Michael Kinley
    Michael Kinley Month ago

    Here's a fun fact: The 13th Doctor is a female... Shocking

  • Inuyasha TT
    Inuyasha TT Month ago

    I was the same with the "is The Doctor not Doctor Who" but it was both apparently

  • David Martinez
    David Martinez Month ago

    I knew ALL of these.

  • R0CKY
    R0CKY Month ago

    Capaldi is the best!

  • DJ
    DJ Month ago

    mate these are well known facts i knew all of these

  • Jensen Albertini
    Jensen Albertini Month ago

    Catchy

  • Snickers
    Snickers Month ago

    fun fact i new all of them

  • drunky monkey
    drunky monkey Month ago

    Widdums 7. You R a focking eejit sweetstuff. But no more so than the rest of these intellectually challenfed fuck wits that subscribe to this garbage the worst of which is the bastard writer. Steven 'smugguzfuck' Moffat, the man wots cleverer than the BBC overseers by virtue of flim-flam.7

    • drunky monkey
      drunky monkey Month ago

      And I do not think for a second the man is born out of wedlock. Just that he's bastardised his talents on this drivel.


  • tylerx2f01
    tylerx2f01 Month ago

    the doctors name is "doctor who" MIssy even says so. his biggest oldest friend in the universe is a pretty solid source

  • Simon Lasim
    Simon Lasim Month ago

    Video about my most favourite tv show came in my birthday. Just thanks you

  • Jmaul85
    Jmaul85 Month ago

    3:55 Did you say my dick is too strong for you? Lmao that's what it sounds like.

  • kant
    kant Month ago

    Delete this channel. It's one of the worse things on youtube.

  • JFEntertainment
    JFEntertainment Month ago

    i knew them all :)

  • TheTorontoKid
    TheTorontoKid 2 months ago

    You should have included the fact that Doctor Who was created by a Canadian, seeing as how this is a Canadian channel.

  • The Niss
    The Niss 2 months ago

    WATCH MOJO HAS NO FACT, DOCTOR WHO DID NOT AIR AFTER JFK DEATH, YOU ARE WRONG WATCH MOJO. YOU SUCK

  • Ryan Spees
    Ryan Spees 2 months ago

    EVERY WHOVIAN KNOWS ABOUT THESE FACTS!
    WHAT KIND OF FACTS ARE THESE!
    SCREW YOU, WATCHMOJO

  • Kitten Mommy
    Kitten Mommy 2 months ago

    The American anchorman reporting on JFK's assassination was the late, great Walter Cronkite. RIP. 😞

  • Geek With A Box
    Geek With A Box 2 months ago

    I saw David Tennant, I clicked!

  • BlackRedDragon777
    BlackRedDragon777 2 months ago

    I've got 5 and they are he's awesome he's awesome he's awesome he's awesome he's awesome no other reasons

  • Jack Collins Martin
    Jack Collins Martin 2 months ago

    Just going to slide in here a few lesser known facts because the ones provided in this video are so well known:
    - We already know one name for the Doctor. In the academy on Gallifrey, he was known as 'Theta Sigma', and was good friends with 'Koschei', aka 'The Master'.
    - When the Doctor was still young and known as Theta Sigma, he murdered someone with a rock. Koschei (the Master) ended up taking the blame starting the whole evil thing.
    - In an unproduced Third Doctor episode, it would have been revealed that the Master was actually the Doctor's brother. Unfortunately, Delgado's (the actor for the Master at that time) untimely passing led the story to be thrown in the bin and it to never be produced.
    - The Doctor has a canon brother. His name is Braxiatel, and he works for the CIA (the Celestial Intervention Agency). He's honestly a bit rude, but oh well.
    - The Eighth Doctor could be considered one of the most sexual Doctors, due to his constant kissing of companions, as well as having intercourse with characters canonically and in front of the audience. In his official books released in the late 90s and early 2000s, he slept with a man named Karl, and even an entire planet's ecosystem (the ecosystem was in the form of a woman).
    - It's alright to call the character 'Doctor Who'! Throughout the credits of a large chunk of Classic Who, his character was referred to as 'Dr. Who' in the credits, he's been called it in interviews, and there was even a line in a classic episode where a Dalek cried out: 'Doctor Who is required!' This mainly changed later in the show's run, and also mainly became a big thing when David Tennant took the stage and started the trend of 'you can't call him Doctor Who! It has to be the Doctor!'. Both names are correct, so feel free to call him whatever you like! :D
    - The longest Doctor Who performance ever was the Big Finish audio 'Zagreus', with the Eighth Doctor and his companion at the time, Charley Pollard. It ran for over _three and a half hours_ long. I won't spoil much of the story, but it did include the Fifth, Sixth, and Seventh Doctors in it too!
    - LOOMS ARE CANON

    It's too bad that this video didn't include deeper and lesser known facts or information, but hopefully this comment does some good. xD

  • bork laser
    bork laser 2 months ago

    how is it awesome that some episodes are missing?

  • Matthew Smith
    Matthew Smith 2 months ago

    Shame the BBC destroyed many of the black and white episodes, I really want to see the Dalek Masterplan....

  • Yet Another Broken Soul In The System

    i don't think fact 5 is awesome
    except the fact its doctor who

  • The Anonymous one
    The Anonymous one 2 months ago

    I have no idea who Dr. Who is but I feel like I'm gonna like it

  • GravityDavid
    GravityDavid 2 months ago

    3:56 DID HE JUST SAY HIS DICK IS TO STRONG FOR YOU?!!!!?!?!!!!?

  • Mathilde Boersma
    Mathilde Boersma 2 months ago

    huh... I suppose I must be more than a seasoned Whovian then... I knew these facts within a month of starting to watch Doctor Who

  • Rhys Cairns-Hoare
    Rhys Cairns-Hoare 2 months ago

    who the hell is this guy talking

  • Good old Barnable
    Good old Barnable 2 months ago

    Best show ever

  • Doctor Who
    Doctor Who 3 months ago

    Great facts guys! ✨

  • Kyra Peacock
    Kyra Peacock 3 months ago

    I'm a simple human. I see the Doctor, I click.

  • The Grassy Man Productions

    If I was the doctor I would be longer than Tom bakers run

  • eduardo montano
    eduardo montano 3 months ago

    allons-y

  • Dalek apocalypse
    Dalek apocalypse 3 months ago

    fan fact Colin baker (the 6th doctor) is also a doctor who fan

  • Jay D McGuinness
    Jay D McGuinness 3 months ago

    Well this was a waste we all knew this anyway....

  • Blockman 350
    Blockman 350 3 months ago

    WatchMojo you idiot I knew all of these...

  • Elijah Brandt
    Elijah Brandt 3 months ago

    I knew all of this. Thought you said even weathered whovians would be surprised at some.

  • Missy K
    Missy K 3 months ago

    J'y comprend rien :(

  • JennyM1998
    JennyM1998 3 months ago

    what kind of whovian doesnt know these, thats the first things you do find out when you join the fandom

  • babysnoops14
    babysnoops14 3 months ago

    Number 1 I already know! You can see it on Netflix as the eps skips!!

    Also I know that Peter wants to be the doctor ever since he was a child

  • All Things Doctor Who!
    All Things Doctor Who! 3 months ago

    Nope wrong XD Paul the 8th doctor has the longest as he is still currently going on big finish since 1996 tom baker is a close second tho

  • Daniel Thomas
    Daniel Thomas 3 months ago

    'Awesome'...

  • Elian Laurent
    Elian Laurent 3 months ago

    its day of my birthday !!!

  • Tory Davidson
    Tory Davidson 3 months ago

    November 23rd is also the day i celebrate my birthday lol

  • DoctorWho Jack
    DoctorWho Jack 3 months ago

    I knew all of these

  • Johnny Death
    Johnny Death 3 months ago +2

    Are you kidding me i knew them all

  • Argletrough Mann
    Argletrough Mann 3 months ago

    I already knew all these.

  • ItsTheRealMusicMan
    ItsTheRealMusicMan 3 months ago

    Clearly I know too much about this show, I can never find a list like this that says anything I don't know..

  • xjaketheminerx
    xjaketheminerx 3 months ago

    knew all of them probably because i'me British

  • Michael Strange
    Michael Strange 3 months ago

    Every one of these facts is common knowledge. Fail.

  • Alana Lee0316
    Alana Lee0316 3 months ago

    Any average fan knows these

  • Darth Vader
    Darth Vader 3 months ago

    he's now blind...

  • EMERGENCY SWAG
    EMERGENCY SWAG 3 months ago

    is it bad i already knew all of these facts.

  • Rheno Black
    Rheno Black 3 months ago

    Isn't the second serial of the first season about the Daleks? I'm pretty sure the scifi element was introduced pretty early on.

  • chere100
    chere100 3 months ago

    I don't think these are _awesome_ facts, but I shared because as a whovian I just can't help it.
    If one person sees this, decides to watch the show, and is infected by whovian fever, I'll consider this a job well done. :)

  • YA BOI NED
    YA BOI NED 3 months ago

    Dr Who was the first tv show i actually liked

  • Matthew Bolitho-Jones
    Matthew Bolitho-Jones 3 months ago

    Doctor Who is my favourite TV show of all time

  • Arthur Hillard
    Arthur Hillard 3 months ago

    Why do you say there are "nearly one hundred" missing episodes in this featurette when it would be both quicker and more accurate just to say "ninety seven"? Typical modern "news speak".

  • Kato86
    Kato86 3 months ago

    No shocking facts but still decent video.

  • Tony
    Tony 3 months ago

    Hi can I won

  • Aahil Somani
    Aahil Somani 3 months ago

    These facts are so Boro g they are so obvious and even that smallest of Whovians know these tho g

  • Isaac Pettigrew
    Isaac Pettigrew 3 months ago

    Really cool video!!! How did you come across these facts

  • LawndaleLancaster
    LawndaleLancaster 3 months ago +2

    Tom & David!!!!!!

  • Morgan Hoffmann
    Morgan Hoffmann 3 months ago

    I alredy knew every last fact they talked about.

  • Stephen Clementson
    Stephen Clementson 3 months ago

    The last Dr Who clip was set in the year 2017.

  • Chibi Who
    Chibi Who 3 months ago +2

    I knew all of these... is that a good sign?

  • Munchkin Falls
    Munchkin Falls 3 months ago

    I know all this and I'm 11

  • JP Studios
    JP Studios 3 months ago

    These are things that most of us Whovians already know LOL

  • Zach Jones
    Zach Jones 3 months ago

    #1 number 10 is the best

  • Twylyght2020
    Twylyght2020 3 months ago

    Oh my gosh, they just threw away or recorded over episodes?! They didn't think that someone might want to watch those again? That's sad.

  • Camime
    Camime 3 months ago +2

    Fact 1: Banana's are good
    Fact 2: 4th Doctor wore a scarf!!
    Fact 3: did you know T.A.R.D.I.S stands for "tethered aerial release developed in style"

    Fact 4: 7th Doctor played the spoons

    Fact 5: David Tenant counts as 4 Doctors if u really think about it

  • Paul Cook
    Paul Cook 3 months ago +1

    What I find amazing about Doctor Who, is the fact its a show about time and time travel. When most of us here will be dead and gone, the show will still be going...through all of time. Like the Doctor himself. That blows my mind.

  • Skullexandria Gloomelda

    Most of this is shit we all know, let alone hardcore whovians.

  • Benjamin Timothy Sherlock Gobey

    I know all of them 5 facts all ready so I'm the top Whovian

  • Xperox Schwarnigger
    Xperox Schwarnigger 3 months ago +1

    Everyone thought capaldi was going to be a bad and old doctor but now knowing he is leaving I even consider him as my favourite.

  • Ionut Maris
    Ionut Maris 3 months ago +1

    Despite this being branded for all whovians, this list is definitely done for newbies which don't know too much about the show, which is a great thing.
    I say newbies cause Watchmojo don't seem to realize this facts are basic facts that even most people who have only watched the new series know about.

  • Сой Лен
    Сой Лен 3 months ago

    Is this CharlieIsSoCoolLike??

  • Collin Cash
    Collin Cash 3 months ago

    Hello sweete

  • retnavybrat
    retnavybrat 3 months ago

    Knew all of those! 😛

  • Macfuckinbay
    Macfuckinbay 3 months ago

    Lol sorry watchmojo but almost every whovian knows all 5 of those facts. Including myself and I've barley seen any eps. Of classic who.

  • Tony Cleveland
    Tony Cleveland 3 months ago

    team David Tennant!!!! best doctor ever!!!!!

    • Tony Cleveland
      Tony Cleveland 3 months ago

      Thomas McDonald well I'm sorry you feel that way but you're not the god over who says what so stfu 🤙


  • MALVINDINHO
    MALVINDINHO 3 months ago

    can't believe it's been 4years of peter, really!? , 2013!?

  • Bryson Graves
    Bryson Graves 3 months ago

    The first episode of Doctor Who was broadcasted on JFK'S assassination

    • retnavybrat
      retnavybrat 3 months ago

      +Bryson Graves The day after the assassination.


  • Davros Oswald
    Davros Oswald 3 months ago

    Oh no it's the mojo man run 🏃 the TARDIS

  • PotterheadGeeK7
    PotterheadGeeK7 3 months ago

    I enjoy Doctor Who, but I'm not a huge Whovian - and I knew all of those facts....

  • Joely Dorman
    Joely Dorman 3 months ago

    I knew all of these facts.

  • Star Pream
    Star Pream 3 months ago

    Where's a fez???





    Huh huh HUH?!?!






    WHERES MY MONEY BITCH

  • hazel grace
    hazel grace 3 months ago

    i would love to donate but I have no money

  • Alex Rodriguez
    Alex Rodriguez 3 months ago

    You had me at Doctor Who

  • GreyHulk2
    GreyHulk2 3 months ago +4

    "For it's first four seasons, the show featured serials with no sci-fi elements beside The Doctor, his friends and the TARDIS."
    The second serial famously featured The Daleks. That's the SECOND story. I would say that was within the first four 'seasons'.

    • Ionut Maris
      Ionut Maris 3 months ago

      I think they meant that stories without Sci-Fi were featured, not that aliens and other stuff weren't a thing.


    • retnavybrat
      retnavybrat 3 months ago

      +GreyHulk2 Plus, the Mechanoids, the Sensorites, the TARDIS team being shrunk to the size of ants, the TARDIS team jumping ahead a brief time in their future and seeing themselves as museum attractions, the "TV" set that let you see any event that had ever happened (like the Beatles playing), Monoids (and the futuristic ark they were on), the Celestial Toymaker, the Meddling Monk, and WOTAN. And those are just the ones I came up with without googling! No sci-fi elements in the first four seasons, my derrière! 🙄


  • Out ot the Grave {Creepypasta}

    Sorry,knew them all.

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