Jodie Whittaker

James Bond: Spy, Misogynist, Alpha Male?

When Daniel Craig criticised the character of James Bond in 2015, labelling him a ‘misogynist’ from whom audiences could learn ‘nothing’, he offered an opportunity to reflect upon a character who is at once a British icon and doubtless the world’s most beloved (fictional) spy. Craig elsewhere told Esquire that he …

Jodie Whittaker Proves That Men Are Afraid of Women

On Sunday, the BBC announced what many of us had been waiting for: the first ever female Doctor for Doctor Who. After the announcement, Twitter exploded. On one side, you had women and minorities who were thrilled to see such an iconic sci-fi character be cast as anything other than …

A Brand New Doctor!!

I don’t know about you, but I’m in shock. And I couldn’t be happier about it. After months upon months of speculation, anvil-sized hints about switched gender regenerations and countless discussions on Twitter, the BBC have revealed that the next Doctor will be played by Jodie Whittaker, and a community …