Little Girl's Reaction To The First Female Doctor Who Goes Viral

Author Jenny Trout's daughter shrieked with delight at the news that Broadchurch actress will be next to take on the iconic role

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On Sunday, the world was introduced to the 13th Doctor in Doctor Who - the delightful Jodie Whittaker.

Whittaker told the BBC that it feels 'completely overwhelming' and 'incredible' to be the first woman to do so.

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Grown men also collectively lost their sh*t over the prospect of a woman taking on the role.

Like this guy:

And these guys:

Sigh. And this guy, too:

Still, Twitter did was what Twitter does best and started making jokes at other people's disappointment.

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If you needed any more proof that the decision to cast a female Doctor has brought more joy than sexist bitching, take a look at this little girl's reaction:

Jenny Trout tweeted a heart-warming video of her daughter's reaction to the news and it currently stands at just under 18,000 Retweets.

'The new Doctor is a girl!' she screams excitedly upon hearing about the new role. That reaction? That's exactly why Jodie's casting is so important.

The internet certainly agreed:

Finally young girls can see that, yes, women can also be time-traveling aliens. And that's pretty cool.

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