1985: Portrayed The Doctor in the BBC radio play 'Slipback' based on "Doctor Who" (1963). Released on tape and CD in the 1990s.
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Did You Know?
I met Jimmy Savile
briefly in the 1980s when I was working on Doctor Who
(1963). A young man had written asking if he could "fix it" for him to meet the Doctor and travel in the Tardis. After the lad had saved the day and the Sontarans had been "fixed", Savile entered the set and did his usual self-congratulatory shtick. I didn't warm to him. His demeanour was neither friendly, nor inclusive. He ...
Is one of three "Doctor Who" actors who portrayed "The Doctor" on TV to appear in an episode of Casualty
(1986). (So far, he has appeared twice -- once on September 15, 1989 and once on January 3, 1998.) The others are Sylvester McCoy
and Christopher Eccleston