Doctor Who will be shown in Japan via the on-demand website subscription service Hulu.
BBC Worldwide is making the Doctor available available along with some 600 hours of TV - from all of the BBC’s programming.
Another voice and actor from Doctor Who’s past will also among the titles in the initial phase of the multiple-year agreement is Little Britain, narrated by Tom Baker.
Hulu allows people to watch unlimited content on multiple internet-connected devices.
Joyce Yeung, general manager and senior vice-president for BBC Worldwide Sales: