Want to know who will play the 13th incarnation of The Doctor in the BBC series Doctor Who beginning in December? Speculation has been rampant since it was announced that Peter Capaldi will be retired from the series. If you really want to know, you'll need to continue reading, in consideration of those who don't want to know this soon.
Yes, we will finally see a woman in the role of The Doctor. Actress Jodie Whittaker will appear in the Christmas special, and then take over the role in the regular series beginning in late 2018. -via Metafilter