We’ve touched on it before, but in our year of firsts, we thought it worth revisiting–where do you recommend people start watching Doctor Who? And how can folks (especially in the US) find it to watch? Join Deb Erika, and Tansy as we dive deep into both halves of this tricky equation. There are many different strategies to get folks to join us in loving Doctor Who, but there are few ways to watch it–and even fewer now that Hulu and Netflix in the US have lost all DW titles.
How do you start new viewers on Doctor Who? Do you base it on the person, or do you have a go-to story? And where do you recommend they find what you want them to watch? Let us know in the comments!
- Tansy enjoyed DW actors in other properties:
- Erika’s heart is still warmed by sweet Gally memories:
- Deb bookmarked a couple great DW items:
Doctor Who: The Fan Show gives a Ribbon primer
Erika’s essay on starting new folks with “Blink”
Jason Snell’s post on how to start watching Doctor Who
Erik Stadnik’s open letter about what classic Who to watch before a con
Works of Lois McMaster Bujold
The Nerdist’s Guide to Watching Doctor Who online by Kyle Anderson
The Doctors Revisited series
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