Q.How many people have played doctor who,not including peter cushing
A.11. Dr Who has been played on TV by William Hartnell, Patrick Troughton, Jon Pertwee, Tom Baker, Peter Davison, Colin Baker, Sylvester McCoy, Paul McGann, Christopher Eccleston, David Tennant & Matt Smith. Peter Cushing played him in the 60s films & Richard Hurndall replaced Hartnell in 1 episode.
Q.Who was the first dr who?
A.William Hartnell was the first Doctor Who. He first appeared on BBC1 at 5.15pm on 23 Nov 1963. Matt Smith is the latest Doctor.
Q.Who plays the new doctor who
A.Matt Smith, the latest Doctor, will be the 11th in the Dr Who series. He's the youngest ever Doctor. He used to be in the BBC drama Party Animals.