WHO’S WHO: The Doc­tor’s com­pan­ions

Daily Mail Weekend Magazine - - 8 OCTOBER SUNDAY -

Jenna Cole­man (Vic­to­ria, 9pm, ITV) has done well since step­ping out of the Tardis as Clara Oswald in Doc­tor Who. Here’s what hap­pened to some of the Doc­tor’s other com­pan­ions…

Bil­lie Piper As Rose Tyler, Bil­lie helped to make the re­vived Doc­tor Who a huge hit in 2005. Af­ter leav­ing, of­fi­cially, in 2006, she went on to star in Se­cret Di­ary Of A Call Girl and Penny Dread­ful

(be­low left), but post-Rose, Bil­lie has ar­guably shone bright­est in the­atre, win­ning sev­eral awards, in­clud­ing an Olivier for Yerma this year. Freema Agye­man Af­ter play­ing plucky Martha Jones in both Doc­tor Who and its spin-off Torch­wood,

Freema landed a role in Law &

Or­der: UK. You can also catch her in Sex And The City pre­quel The Car­rie

Di­aries (left) and in the Wa­chowskis’ cult sci-fi se­ries Sense8, on Net­flix.

Karen Gil­lan Post Amy Pond, Karen’s big­gest role has been as Ne­bula in the Guardians Of The

Galaxy films – though she’s hard to recog­nise un­der the make-up (be­low left). She has also writ­ten and di­rected two short films, and her first fea­ture, The Party’s Just Be­gin­ning, set in Scot­land, is slated for re­lease next year.

Arthur Darvill Af­ter play­ing Amy’s part­ner, Rory Wil­liams, Arthur trav­elled through time again as Rip Hunter in TV’s Leg­ends Of

To­mor­row. You’ll also know him as the Rev Paul Coates (far right) in Broad­church, co-star­ring two Doc­tors – David Ten­nant and the in­com­ing Jodie Whittaker.

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