28 Facts About Eleventh Doctor


Eleventh Doctor is an incarnation of the Doctor, the protagonist of the BBC science fiction television programme Doctor Who.

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Eleventh Doctor is played by Matt Smith in three series as well as five specials.

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Smith's portrayal of the Eleventh Doctor has been critically acclaimed by critics and fans of the show.

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Eleventh Doctor frequently appeared alongside River Song, a fellow time traveller with whom he shared a romantic storyline, and he was the last Doctor to appear alongside the long-serving companion Sarah Jane Smith prior to the actress' death, featuring in two episodes of the spin-off programme The Sarah Jane Adventures.

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Eleventh Doctor is a very special part, and it takes a very special actor to play him.

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Doctor's initial outfit, chosen within the narrative of "The Eleventh Hour" from an array of clothes found in a hospital, is a brown tweed jacket with elbow patches, bow tie, braces, blue trousers and black, ankle-high boots.

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Smith mentioned in a 2012 interview that his Eleventh Doctor was going to have a "very long black leather jacket, but it was too Matrix-style".

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Eleventh Doctor first appears in the final scene of "The End of Time" when his previous incarnation regenerates.

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The Eleventh Doctor confronts his dark side in "Amy's Choice", where he is put through trials by a manifestation of his self-loathing, the Dream Lord.

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Eleventh Doctor next appears later in Death of the Doctor, a two-part story of spin-off series The Sarah Jane Adventures, alongside former companions Sarah Jane Smith and Jo Grant, while Amy and Rory are on honeymoon.

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In "A Good Man Goes to War", the Eleventh Doctor calls in old favours from across time and space to raise an army to rescue Amy from Demons Run, an asteroid in the 52nd century being used as a base by a religious order, but is unable to rescue her child, Melody Pond.

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The Eleventh Doctor learns that Melody—though Rory and Amy's child—is part Time Lord due to being conceived in the TARDIS, and she will grow up to become River Song.

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Eleventh Doctor nearly succeeds using a kiss of poisoned lipstick before Amy convinces her to save his life instead.

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The Eleventh Doctor learns the circumstances of his death from historical records on a time-travelling shape-shifting robot ship called the Teselecta.

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The Eleventh Doctor is then warned by his old friend Dorium Maldovar that more prophecies still concern him.

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The Eleventh Doctor then takes Amy and Rory on several adventures, eventually taking them back on as full-time companions in "The Power of Three" before losing them during the events of "The Angels Take Manhattan".

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Mid-adventure, Clara dies, and when the Eleventh Doctor sees her tombstone, reading "Clara Oswin Oswald", he realizes that Oswin and Clara are the same woman in different moments of time.

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The Eleventh Doctor succeeds in "The Bells of Saint John", saving a present-day version of Clara Oswald from agents of the Great Intelligence.

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Eleventh Doctor takes her as his companion and attempts to solve the mystery of "the Impossible Girl".

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Clara pursues him and is scattered throughout the Eleventh Doctor's timeline creating Oswin Oswald and Clara Oswin Oswald among numerous other incarnations who undo the Great Intelligence's work.

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The Eleventh Doctor has a mournful conversation with River's apparition, giving her closure before entering the timeline to retrieve Clara.

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However, once he saves her, the Eleventh Doctor is forced to reveal the existence of a previous incarnation who broke the promise represented by the name "Eleventh Doctor" during the Time War of his past.

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The Eleventh Doctor reveals to Clara he has no regenerations remaining and will likely die in the siege.

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The Eleventh Doctor regains his youth before retiring to the TARDIS to complete the process.

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Eleventh Doctor asks her to help his new self and not to be afraid of him.

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The Eleventh Doctor made his next audio appearance in 2016 for The Churchill Years - starring Ian McNeice narrating in-character as Winston Churchill - and its second series in 2018.

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Eleventh Doctor appeared alongside the Tenth Doctor in The Jago and Litefoot Revival in 2017, narrated by Trevor Baxter and Christopher Benjamin.

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Eleventh Doctor is the first of the Doctors to appear in full-on action adventure games.

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