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The imaginary world of Doctor Who, created through more than 5 decades by numerous talented writers, producers, designers and actors, not to mention The Doctor himself played by Tom for 7 years, has entertained millions of people, and in some cases helped them tackle this confusing world and make something of their lives.

Over 4,000 people have written in Tom’s guestbook since his first website went online in 2009, many of them telling inspiring personal stories of the importance of Doctor Who in their lives and Tom greatly appreciates them. Messages left on Tom’s previous website have not been deleted but safely archived. Messages on this website are stored on its database and email addresses provided will never be divulged to another party.

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Andrzej Poetek Andrzej Poetek from Torrington wrote on May 12, 2019 at 1:35 am:
Mr. Baker it took me a little while to figure out who you are but I always loved Ecco the dolphin the game and I always wondered who was The Man behind The voice the narrator of about 8-9 minutes of the footage it's great to know the person behind The voice and my young children also are very much fascinated and inspired by your performance congratulations on a long successful career.
Lisa Reitman Lisa Reitman from New York wrote on May 7, 2019 at 7:32 pm:
Dear Mr. Baker,
I just found a book of stamps which belonged to my grandfather, then to my father. The stamps date from the 1800s through the 1960s. On a back page, there are several autographs on pieces of paper. One is yours. My grandfather, Frank Reitman, was born in 1896, and passed away in 1983. My dad, 1923-2019 (this past March.). Grandpa owned a cab and chauffeured a number of well-known people: Jack Dempsey, Eleanor Roosevelt and, perhaps, you. I’d be happy to send you a photo of your autograph, and perhaps a photo of my grandpa. He was one of the most temperate gentlemen ever to walk the earth: a quiet, dignified and memorable man.

I do hope you receive this missive, and would be delighted to hear from you.

All my very best,
Lisa Reitman
NY, NY
Elias Hanwell Elias Hanwell from Bellwood wrote on May 1, 2019 at 3:14 am:
Hello Doctor how are you I would like to say that out of all the doctors you are my favorite
Charles Charles from Kidderminster wrote on April 30, 2019 at 10:09 am:
Tom Baker really suits the role of Dr. Who. He can be friendly but also a bit scary. His curly hair and wide eyes are very memorable.

Good job Tom Baker.
Darren Morrison Darren Morrison from HAMILTON wrote on April 26, 2019 at 1:46 pm:
Hi Tom. Happy days to you! Brilliant doctor, brilliant man!
nick and jan nick and jan from kent wrote on April 19, 2019 at 11:05 pm:
"happy easter tom sue and popy from nick jan Russell mango all the best and your cats .
Christopher Thelen Christopher Thelen from Gurnee wrote on April 18, 2019 at 7:44 pm:
Mr. Baker - This message is about forty years in the making, so forgive me for the delay in sending it. As a child growing up in the suburbs of Chicago, one of the best memories I have of time with my dad was watching a trio of programs on WTTW, the local public broadcasting station. 10 pm meant "Monty Python," 10:30 was "Dave Allen At Large" - and then, at 11, I waited to hear that welcoming theme music that signified "Doctor Who" was on again. For my father (as well as myself), you have always been the definitive Doctor (though I admit I've yet to watch the newer series). Dad passed away a year ago, and I have found the best way to honor his memory has been to watch episodes from your time as Doctor Who - and, dear sir, it has been exactly what the doctor (or is that "The Doctor"?) ordered to help with the emotions that precede the sad anniversary.

Thank you for all the years of great memories - not only on my behalf, but also on my dad's. I only wish he had been able to convey his gratitude to you himself. Wishing you continued good health and happiness.
Tyler "Trademark" McBee Tyler "Trademark" McBee from Palm Bay wrote on April 15, 2019 at 4:12 am:
Hello Tom,
Firstly, like many of my fellow fans, I hope you are doing well. Secondly, I would just like to say thank you. Thank you for being pretty much the essential version of the Doctor; easily recognizable, very likable, quirky yet grounded, and basically fun all around. Thank you for sticking around and doing more Doctor Who for Big Finish (loved The Trouble With Drax and The Crooked Man) and literature (finished Scratchman a few days ago. Marvelous work! So glad I got the bookplate to go with it!). Thank you for laying your heart bare before your fans in both your autobiography (which, while outdated, still feels very raw and personal) and your interview with Nicholas Briggs for "Tom Baker at 80" (a very touching session). I feel like I know you both as the Doctor and as Tom Baker. I see myself in both of you, and I hope to become more like you; kind, caring, funny, the list of quirks is endless. I may not have been around when you hit television screens everywhere from Britain to America, but I am still, from now until...well, until I pass, a massive fan of yours. So, thank you for having that much of an impact on me and millions of people everywhere.
Wishing you well from America,
Tyler "Trademark" McBee
mark clint mark clint from whitewater wi usa wrote on April 14, 2019 at 6:08 pm:
just wanted to say loved u in black adder
mark clint "majister" mark clint "majister" from whitwater wi usa wrote on April 14, 2019 at 6:05 pm:
u were my first doctor thanks for such a good job on doctor who u pulled my family into dr who for years
it took me years to track down all shows u made before internet steaming started.
ive done dr who art some should be in the hands of Colin Baker
off the tardis
i wish u the best
Chris Webster Chris Webster from Aberystwyth (formerly Liverpool) wrote on April 14, 2019 at 2:29 pm:
Hi Tom - my nan always said we were cousins - not sure if this is true but I'll cling to that legend 🙂 I hope you and yours are well. I've just been watching Dr. Who (Baker vintage) and still love it. My dad (a scouser of course) was in the merchant navy too sailing out of Liverpool, he was a contemporary of yours, a steward though he never sailed on the Queen Mary. Anyway, just wanted to say hello and that you are well loved, you are the Doctor!
jon jon from ipswich wrote on April 12, 2019 at 3:23 am:
Hello Tom.

I hope you're well. I have been a fan of yours for as long as i remember. one of my earliest memories is cuddling up with my dad to watch Genesis of the Daleks. The first book i remember reading was the novelisation of Horror Of fang rock,and every time i read a doctor who book growing up, i imagined you in the role. in my mind, you had dozens of companions, Ian and Barb, right through to Ace and Mel. I could never really picture another actor as the Doctor. When i was about 7 my grandma was knitting a jumper, and i asked her to teach me how, so i could knit a scarf, in my mind it was going to be just like the Doctors, miles long and multicoloured. I think i managed about 4 inches before giving up and going off to do something else, but the thought was there! Even all these years later, hearing your wonderfully reasonant voice sends me right back to being a kid again.

I really just wanted to say thank you. for making me become the man i am today, for teaching me the value of kindness and compassion, and for many, many years of entertainment through time and space. You truly are an inspiration sir.
LESLIE LESLIE from GAINESVILLE wrote on April 10, 2019 at 2:08 am:
LOVE LOVE LOVE Scratchman. I hear your voice as I read it.

What could be better than that?
Bob Bob from Frederick Maryland, USA wrote on April 6, 2019 at 1:49 pm:
You know I have always wanted to travel back in time in the blue box with the Doctor, the one with big hair, scarf and teeth. As a young boy I would watch the travels of the Doctor and wonder oh dear holding my breath thinking how's the doctor going to gt out of that one. Now I am much older and stores don't hold my attention as they once did, until Scratchman. So for a little while as I listened to Scratchman I traveled back in time and was a little boy again holding my breath wondering oh dear how was the Doctor going to get out of this one. Thank you Doctor, well done.

Bob
jim1701 jim1701 wrote on April 3, 2019 at 6:01 pm:
Mr Baker,

I was a Who fan here in the States in the early 80s. I had to watch it on Canadian channels when the atmospheric conditions were just right. I wrote you at the age of 13 in 1983 and not only did you respond, you sent an autographed photo. I treasured that pic for years, until a flood took much of my property in 2003. Of all the loss that photo was the greatest.
Now,I just found on your site the autographed photos section, which I just ordered. I’m so glad you’re selling these. Thanks and thanks for the years of entertainment and enlightenment (love interviews with you).

JimSchlievert
Toledo, Ohio. USA
Jack Bales Jack Bales from Bungay wrote on April 2, 2019 at 2:23 am:
Hello Tom,

I would just love to say that you are my hero! - when I'm feeling a little down or have had a hard day for whatever reason, But when I put a DVD of your performance as Doctor Who (number four) on the television my happiness goes right back up again. I'd just like to say that I love you as an actor and always will and I love you more so as being Tom Baker as you're such a nice and caring man.

You've helped me over the past few months through an upsetting time I went through and you've made me come out on top! You know. Thank you for everything Tom.

I'll always hope to meet you one day. But if we don't it's been marvellous, The way you've been Doctor Who and made me smile.

All love and forever my very best wishes to you,

Jack Bales x
Nick rich Nick rich from Edenbridge kent wrote on April 1, 2019 at 12:43 pm:
Happy anniversary sue and Tom from Nick Jan Russell mango the cat.
Trev the pigman Trev the pigman from middlesbrough wrote on March 31, 2019 at 5:12 pm:
Thank you.
You and the daleks are my childhood top man :D.
TRACY TRACY from KINGSWINFORD wrote on March 31, 2019 at 4:10 pm:
Tom and sue happy 33rd wedding anniversary to a specail couplefor tomorrow 1st of april.have a great day .all my love tracy xx
Mark Lawson Mark Lawson from Syracuse,NY (USA) wrote on March 28, 2019 at 8:53 pm:
Mr. Baker,
I would like to say Thank You for sparking my imagination in my early youth. You have left a long standing impact on my character and who I have become. You are evermore the "Doctor" to me.

Best Wishes to you
Mark
🙂
Christopher Anderson Christopher Anderson from Newcastle upon Tyne wrote on March 28, 2019 at 12:34 pm:
Hello Mr.Baker its been a while since I got in contact with you. I recently viewed some of the season 18 blueray discs @ a friends and almost fell about laughing @ the Galactic holiday tour package on the extras. It was more in the vain of 'Little Britain' in style and humour.I wish I had a Blueray player myself.
I think your doing very well for 85. I say this because my mum is 81 and I wish she was fit and well. I also loved 'Day Of the Doctor'2013 I still Adore you.

regards Christopher Anderson
PLEASANT PLEASANT wrote on March 28, 2019 at 1:38 am:
For Tom:

For all of the moments. For all of the hearts you have touched. For all of the futures you inspired. One day not so long you gave life to character that began as just a few words on paper. That life grew and it became a part of that greatest passion within yourself. All of those children who looked at the telly and saw in that life the best part of themselves. In a moment they touched out to a hope that they too could become a hero. So many ideals start from the passion to create something meaningful. There will be a tomorrow because of Artists like yourself who believed in the power of expression. The impact of which is still being felt today. No man can be asked to be perfect but in his unique and even sometimes rough approach to art, perfection becomes he. That is what makes of a legend and that indeed you are and forever will be. I was a child of that time and never shall I forget those words and images that inspired me to inspire others to be inspired. Heroes are made from those who sacrificed and never compromised the art of being themselves.

Mr. Baker
Thank you.

Kindest regards
Always

Pleasant
Sarah and Jon Cornish Sarah and Jon Cornish from Stoke Gabriel wrote on March 24, 2019 at 9:26 pm:
Dear Tom, it gave us great joy to listen to your familiar tones on Radio 2 a few weeks ago. Growing up with you as our favourite Dr, this interview inspired us to write to you. We live in a little riverside village called Stoke Gabriel, Devon, and even here we have a link to you. A dear friend recently passed away in our village who worked alongside us in village shows that we have been involved with, and I'm hoping his name will be familiar to you, Mr. John Cox. John was a 'Soundman' on Dartmoor in the 1970s when you were filming Dr.Who and, as he knew we were avid fans of yours, would always enjoy telling us stories of the filming on the Moors and also of a photograph he took of yourself during filming. Your words to him were 'And this one's for you John'. We have been lucky enough to see the photographs of the cast and yourself on the Moors. We hope you are well and look forward to seeing you on the screen in the near future.
All the very best Sarah and Jon Cornish XX
William Howell William Howell from Port Charlotte wrote on March 24, 2019 at 5:21 pm:
Dear Mr. Baker,

I first saw Dr Who in the early 80's when I was 7 years old or so. Recently i remembered the re-runs that were aired on public television PBS and how I was turned on to Dr Who. I remembered how I used to sit up late watching them and getting in trouble. I remembered how I enjoyed the 4th Doctor the most! I am now 43 and have recently started binge watching the 4th Doctor episodes reminiscing classic TV. The information on the internet available about the cast of Dr Who led me to this website. I am thrilled to sign your guest book and be able to personally thank you. You are a special part of Dr Who that will never be forgotten. I wish I could go back in time and enjoy it all once again. =)
Thank you for all you have done.

Sincerely,
Bill Howell
Steven Craig Steven Craig from Houston wrote on March 24, 2019 at 3:10 am:
Just a simple but sincere "thank you".
Casey J. Angel Casey J. Angel from Fort Worth wrote on March 23, 2019 at 9:01 pm:
Dear Sir Tom,
As a little girl in Texas, all I wanted was to grow up to ride horses and solve mysteries. Then, when I turned 15, my Mom rented Star Trek the Motion Picture. That changed everything; I became a science fiction junkie. It took me a long time to discover Classic Doctor Who. But from that first instant, you were my Doctor, and Sarah Jane was my favorite companion.
Thank you for “Scratchman,” it’s the best Doctor Who story I’ve ever read. It’s also my favorite audiobook, because of your wonderful voice bringing every character to life. I laughed along with you so many times - and held my breath when the TARDIS was in danger - it was like the Doctor was reading me a bedtime story! The timing couldn’t have been more perfect. I needed something to take me out of my world for while, and there you were. (As always.)
Now that all the 4th Doctor’s episodes are finally available on streaming, that opens up a whole new world! I intend on sharing them all with my young nephews - one of whom takes strongly after his Aunt - I know you’ll be his doctor too.
I do hope I’ll get to meet you in person someday, but until then, I just wanted to say that you’re my hero, and you’re wonderful. Thank you so, so much - for everything.
God Bless you,
Casey J.
John Kelly John Kelly from Allenstown wrote on March 23, 2019 at 2:46 am:
I Just Want to thank you For Being the Dr Your My First.
Manuel Martinez Manuel Martinez from Granville wrote on March 17, 2019 at 12:56 am:
Dear Mr. Baker,

In the 70's your show gave me great solace during a turbulent and difficult childhood. It was an oasis of light during dark times. As an adult I would like to say thank you so very much for your portrayal of the Doctor and for the comfort that it afforded me. Thank you!

Manuel Martinez
Ed Mills Ed Mills from Middletown wrote on March 14, 2019 at 3:36 am:
​Greetings from America, Mr. Baker!

You have banished our winter doldrums as we enjoy the acerbic wit of "Who On Earth Is Tom Baker?" and your chilling narration of "Scratchman." Tonight we joined other scarf wearing fans at the special screening of "Logopolis" and eagerly await your seventh season on Blu-ray. Thanks for continued years of your unique gifts to our tedious planet.

Ed and Patti Mills
Dan Eller Dan Eller from St Paul, Minnesota wrote on March 13, 2019 at 9:22 pm:
Tom,

You introduced me to the wonderful world of British television back in the 70's when I first discovered Dr Who on our local Public Broadcast System affiliate. You are my favorite Dr, and I love the commentary sections that you have participated in. Thank you for all of the laughs you have given so many of your fans, as well as enlightening me to the wonderful world of British television!

Yours,

Dan Eller