The first Doctor Who series, simply named Doctor Who, premiered in 1963, introducing viewers to the good Doctor and his time-traveling TARDIS. Since then, there have been some fun Doctor Who series that expanded the wibbly wobbly universe, spanning over 50 years on air and over 1,000 episodes.
Doctor Who in its thirty-eighth season, made history in 2018 when Jodie Whittaker became the first female Doctor in the show's history. David Tennant, Christopher Eccleston, and Matt Smith are other notable actors who played The Doctor. Torchwood is also a popular series that follows Jack Harkness and a team of alien hunters.
In total, there are eight series in the Doctor Who franchise, some of which are animated or clip shows. Many characters and companions in the Doctor Who franchise appear in multiple series.
In this list, we're going to look at all the Doctor Who shows and find out once and for all which are the best in the Doctor Who TV universe. “Run!” to your nearest screen to revisit Doctor Who and vote up the best Doctor Who TV shows ever made, then check out this list of more shows like Doctor Who to watch and vote on.