Has recorded audio adaptations of some original "Doctor Who" novels.
7 Interviews |
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5' 8½" (1.74 m)
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[on his response to being asked to do Doctor Who
(1996)] I didn't want to do it as I didn't think I was suitable at all. I thought they were having me on. At the time it was comic actors and comedians being touted for the job so I was just curious why they were asking me, I'm no comic actor. I managed to resist it for about a year and then took the job.
He replaced Sylvester McCoy
when he became the official Eighth Doctor in Doctor Who
(1996). The film was a failed attempt to relaunch Doctor Who
(1963) as an ongoing series. Although it was a ratings hit in the UK, it flopped in the United States. Nevertheless, his performance was well-received and he went on to reprise the role in audio adventures.
Soft, mellow voice