August 08, 2017 - 10:54 BST Emmy Griffiths Jodie Whittaker has spoken about her reaction to finding out she was to play the next Doctor Who - read the details! 1/1 Jodie Whittaker talks being the first female Doctor Who. © HELLO! Total or partial reproduction of this article and its photographs is prohibited, regardless of links or credits. More about: Jodie Whittaker Doctor Who You might like... 7 films about racial injustice that are must-watches Where are the Desperate Housewives child actors now? Downton Abbey: 6 stars who left the show and why Gogglebox stars with their kids you never see on the show Where are the cast of Pride and Prejudice now?