The Fourth Doctor is an incarnation of the Doctor from the popular BBC sci-fi show, Doctor Who. Portrayed by Tom Baker, the Doctor is most probably the most recognizable and popular reincarnation of the Doctor. The Fourth Doctor had the longest on-air time of all the Doctors appearing on the show. His previous reincarnation died due to extreme damage from radiation caused at the Great One’s lair. Get the look of the most iconic Doctor with this Fourth Doctor costume guide.
To cosplay the Fourth Doctor, start by putting on a Curly Hair Wig and Suede Brown Fedora. Wear a White Dress Shirt and Solid Burgundy Cravat Neck Tie. Then, add a Classic Single Breasted Coat, Plaid Design Dress Vest and Bow Tie, Flat Front Dress Pants, and a pair of Black Lace-Up Ankle Boot. Finally, equip yourself with a Fourth Doctor Scarf and Doctor Who Sonic Screwdriver to start your journey of exploring the cosmos!
The Doctor is a centuries old alien who originates from the planet of Gallifrey and appears on the popular BBC show, Doctor Who. Portrayed by Tom Baker, the Doctor travels in his iconic Tardis with companions like Sarah Jane Smith and Harry Sullivan. When critically injured, the Doctor can regenerate and completely heal himself, with his physical appearance and personality changing in the process.
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Doctor Who’s fourth incarnation is somewhat more alienated than other Doctors before him appearing on Doctor Who. While he definitely cracks jokes and from time to time is accompanied by his eccentric grin, the Fourth Doctor is also more detached and sentimental than previous incarnations. He plays a father figure to his most memorable companion, Sarah Jay Smith and is occasionally capable of love and warmth.
The Doctor has a decent and honest mindset which was displayed when he identifies Doctor Tryst of selling illegal drugs to fund his scientific research. The Fourth Doctor is also impatient when it comes people he deems stupid or evil. When put in a position of authority, he can be controlling and egocentric. He prefers solving matters using logic rather than force and fighting. Thanks to his predecessor, he’s an extremely able fighter and can use all sorts of weapons against his enemies.