Doctor Who Fugitive Actor Goes Face-to-Face with BBC’s Classic Doctor Who Villain
- Jo Martin, the Fugitive Doctor actor, met a classic Doctor Who villain, Dalek, when she visited the BBC recently.
- The Fugitive Doctor remains a mysterious incarnation of the Time Lord, with mostly minimal appearances Doctor Who look
- The story of Doctor Fugitive is explored in Doctor Whoextended media, including comic series and Big Finish audio drama.
Fugitive Doctor actor Jo Martin comes face to face with a classic Doctor Who villain when he visited the BBC recently. Martin did it Doctor Who first appeared in “Fugitive of the Judoon” season 12, where it was revealed that she was a previously unseen image of the title character hiding from the Time Lord authorities on Earth. The Fugitive Doctor is a version of William Hartnell’s predecessor to the original First Doctor, working as a covert Department agent and undertaking missions for the Time Lords.
Through her Twitter account, Martin she shared a photo she took during a recent visit to the BBC of her standing next to one of the bronze Dalek props from the War era.
Although the Doctor tends to be one of the arch enemies of the creatures from Skaro, Martin joked that no problem came from the meeting because she was in a good mood at the time.
The Secret Story of the Fugitive Doctor has only just begun
Martin’s version of the Doctor remains the most mysterious incarnation of the Time Lord to date. Currently, there has only been one real adventure involving the Fugitive Doctor in most cases. Doctor Who show, and that was her original version in “Fugitive of the Judoon.” Other appearances by Doctor Martin have been either through flashbacks experienced by the Thirteenth Doctor (Jodie Whittaker), or as projections of the Matrix or Doctor’s critical hologram protocol.
Despite this, however, the tenure of the Fugitive Doctor is receiving scrutiny Doctor Whothe extended press, diving into her life before she landed in Totters Lane scrap yard. Written by Jody Houser with art by Roberta Ingranata, and published over four issues between June and September 2022, the Doctor Who: Origins there was a comic series showing the adventures of Dr. Fugitive for her first episode. A Big Finish audio drama series following the Fugitive Doctor is also in development, with Martin set to reprise her role.
The Fugitive Doctor’s life is shrouded in mystery and a potentially false morality due to his past with the Department. So, it will be interesting to see this unexplored corner of Chris Chibnall’s time as Doctor Who demonstrator went further. While it’s still unknown when Martin will return to the franchise, her reunion with one of the Time Lord’s deadly rivals is sure to spark interest in bringing her back someday.
Jo Martin’s appearance as the Fugitive Doctor can be broadcast as part of Max’s Doctor Who collection
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