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How the Woman Behind Doctor Who: Lockdown Created a Lifeline for Fans

How the Woman Behind Doctor Who: Lockdown Created a Lifeline for Fans

Emily Cook is a huge Doctor Who fan. She has been since 2005 when, as a young girl, her parents suggested she join them to watch the return of a sci-fi show they had loved back in the day. ‘That sounds boring,’ thought Emily – and then she reluctantly sat down in front of ‘Rose‘, the debut episode of Russell T Davies’s revamped Doctor Who, and the rest is history.

“It was the most exciting thing I’ve ever seen in my life,” she says, “it really just drew me in… From the moment you see the shot zoom down to planet Earth and Rose is in her bedroom and she whacks the alarm, I was just hooked.”

Emily became so obsessed with Who, in fact, that during her English degree she persuaded a contact to get her work experience on the show’s official publication, Doctor Who Magazine, which had

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