Doctor Who drops massive hint that a major character is bisexual
Doctor Who has dropped a major hint that one of the show’s main companions is bisexual.
Sunday (October 28) night’s episode “Arachnids in the UK” introduced the family of series regular Yasmin ‘Yaz’ Khan, a young Muslim police officer played by Mandip Gill.
One scene sees Yaz’s mum Najia, played by Shobna Gulati, challenging Jodie Whittaker’s Doctor about her relationship with Yaz.
Questioning the Doctor, Najia asks: “How do you know my daughter? Why have I never met you before?”
When the Time Lord is evasive, Najia adds: “It’s not a difficult question… are you two seeing each other?”
The Doctor responds: “I don’t think so. Are we?”
Yaz tells her mother that she and the Doctor are “friends,” before telling her mother: “Please can we not have this conversation now?”
Later in the episode, Najia also asks Yaz whether she is in a relationship with fellow travelling companion Ryan, played by Tosin Cole — with fans concluding that Yaz is bisexual.
MyPinkNews members are invited to comment on articles to discuss the content we publish, or debate issues more generally. Please familiarise yourself with our community guidelines to ensure that our community remains a safe and inclusive space for all.
Report this comment
Please let us know why you would like to report this comment:
The ability to comment will be removed from anyone who does not follow our Terms & Conditions