On Sunday night, more than eight million people in the United Kingdom tuned in to watch the first departure of Jodie Whittaker as the new Doctor.
And judging by the reaction on Twitter, everyone seemed to love him.
Here are some of the many excitable reactions from viewers of Doctor whoThe premiere of the series 11, "The woman who fell to the earth":
Whittaker, in particular, received a lot of praise:
Woowho all the way! A new absolutely brilliant series on all levels # Medical that @BBCOne edge of the sofa completely submerged! JodieWhitaker gave it to us with both hearts ♥ ️ ❤️ and the whole team made me a very old companion very happy knowing that DW would not disappoint us
– KatyManning Official (@ManningOfficial) October 7, 2018
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