Tuesday, 24 September 2013

"Doctor Who" tops Radio Times Poll

The Radio Times recently conducted a poll to find people's "ultimate TV schedule" for it's 90th birthday and, following almost 30,000 votes, "Doctor Who" was chosen as "top drama".

"Doctor Who" beat "Downton Abbey", "Sherlock" and "Coronation Street" amongst others and TV Critic, Boyd Hilton, commented:
"Doctor Who is absolutely unique. It's an incredible achievement that it's lasted for 50 years and been entertaining families for that long."
The full voted schedule is:

  • Children's: Blue Peter
  • Entertainment: The Morecambe & Wise Show
  • Comedy: Only Fools And Horses
  • Drama: Doctor Who
  • Documentary: Around the World in 80 Days
  • News: Sir Trevor McDonald
The voting in the Drama category was:

1 Doctor Who
2 Sherlock
3 Downton Abbey
4 Coronation Street
5 Pride and Prejudice