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Ian Chesterton (Character)
from Dr. Who and the Daleks (1965)

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Overview

Biography:
Ian Chesterton is a young science teacher with a little too much curiosity for his own good... See more »
Alternate Names:
'Ian' / Ian

Filmography

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  1. "Doctor Who"
        - Last Christmas (2014) TV episode, Played by Dan Starkey (as Ian)
  2. Doctor Who: Planet of Giants (2012) (V) Played by William Russell

  3. "Doctor Who"
        - The Planet of Decision (1965) TV episode, Played by William Russell
        - The Death of Doctor Who (1965) TV episode, Played by William Russell
        - Journey Into Terror (1965) TV episode, Played by William Russell
        - Flight Through Eternity (1965) TV episode, Played by William Russell
        - The Death of Time (1965) TV episode, Played by William Russell
          (72 more)
  4. Dr. Who and the Daleks (1965) Played by Roy Castle (as Ian) / Roy Castle (as 'Ian')
Archive Footage:
  1. "Doctors"
        - The Doctor (2015) TV episode, Played by William Russell
  2. Doctor Who: The Ultimate Companion (2014) (TV) Played by William Russell (as Ian)
  3. "Doctor Who"
        - Journey to the Centre of the TARDIS (2013) TV episode, Played by William Russell
  4. Jacqueline Hill: A Life in Pictures (2011) (V) Played by William Russell
  5. "Rewind the 60s"
        - 1962-1963 (2010) TV episode, Played by William Russell
  6. Who Wants to Live Forever? (2009) (V) Played by William Russell
  7. Mounting the Rescue (2009) (V) Played by William Russell
  8. "Doctor Who Confidential"
        - The Eleventh Doctor (2009) TV episode, Played by William Russell
        - The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (2005) TV episode, Played by William Russell
  9. Verity Lambert: Drama Queen (2008) (TV) Played by William Russell
  10. The Ties That Bind Us (2008) (V) Played by William Russell
  11. What Lies Beneath (2008) (V) Played by William Russell
  12. Back to School (2007) (V) Played by William Russell
  13. Terror Nation: Terry Nation and Doctor Who (2007) (V) Played by William Russell
  14. The 50 Greatest Television Dramas (2007) (TV) Played by William Russell
  15. The Crowded TARDIS (2007) (V) Played by William Russell
  16. The Dalek Tapes (2006) (V) Played by William Russell
  17. Over the Edge: The Story of the Edge of Destruction (2006) (V) Played by William Russell
  18. Masters of Sound (2006) (V) Played by William Russell
  19. Inside the Spaceship: The Story of the TARDIS (2006) (V) Played by William Russell
  20. Doctor Who: Origins (2006) (V) Played by William Russell
  21. Creation of the Daleks (2006) (V) Played by William Russell
  22. Tales of Isop (2005) (V) Played by William Russell
  23. Future Memories: Making the Dalek Invasion of Earth (2003) (V) Played by William Russell
  24. Restoring 'The Aztecs' (2002) (V) Played by William Russell
  25. Remembering 'The Aztecs' (2002) (V) Played by William Russell
  26. 'Dad's Army': Missing Presumed Wiped (2001) (TV) Played by William Russell
    ... aka "Missing Presumed Wiped" - Australia (DVD box title), International (English title) (informal short title), UK (short title)
    ... aka "Missing Presumed Wiped: Dad's Army" - International (English title) (informal title)
  27. Doctor Who: The Crusade (1999) (V) Played by William Russell
  28. Dalekmania (1995) (V) Played by Roy Castle (as Ian)
  29. Doctor Who: 30 Years in the Tardis (1993) (TV) Played by Roy Castle / William Russell
  30. 'Doctor Who': Daleks - The Early Years (1993) (V) Played by William Russell
  31. Resistance Is Useless (1992) (TV) Played by William Russell
  32. 'Doctor Who': The Hartnell Years (1991) (V) Played by William Russell
  33. "The Rock 'n' Roll Years"
        - 1963 (1985) TV episode, Played by William Russell
  34. "The Lively Arts"
        - Whose Dr. Who (1977) TV episode, Played by William Russell

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Fun Stuff

Quotes:
From "Doctor Who: The Web Planet (#2.16)" (1965)
Ian Chesterton: You've ruined it. It was my Coal Hill School tie. You've just...
The Doctor: Saved your life. You were about to have a wash in there, weren't you? Or probably drink some of it? We very nearly had the remnants of a Coal Hill School teacher in there, instead of his wretched old, ragged old tie.
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