Christopher Eccleston left Doctor Who after just 1 series due to "politics and bullying"


Christopher Eccleston left Doctor Who after just 1 series due to "politics and bullying"

Politics, bullying and principles: The real reason why Christopher Eccleston left Doctor Who after just one series

3:13 PM on 22nd July 2011

Shock revelations: Christopher Eccleston has said the reason he left Doctor Who after just one series was because he didn

Shock revelations: Christopher Eccleston has said the reason he left Doctor Who after just one series was because he didn”t get on with senior members of staff and because of bullying

On principle: The actor, 47, pictured with co-star Billie Piper, left the show in 2005 and has now revealed he left because of principles

On principle: The actor, 47, pictured with co-star Billie Piper, left the show in 2005 and has now revealed he left because of principles

Beatlemania: Christopher Eccleston as John Lennon and Naoko Mori as Yoko Ono in Lennon Naked

Beatlemania: Christopher Eccleston as John Lennon and Naoko Mori as Yoko Ono in Lennon Naked