Provided a commentary for the Doctor Who DVD "Black Orchid".
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Janet Clare Fielding
Did You Know?
[on her bafflement at the continuing popularity of Doctor Who
(1963)] You do find yourself wondering, because the affection endures: "So what is it that people are so very fond of?".
The casting call for Tegan (an airline stewardess) in Doctor Who
(1963) had a minimum height requirement of 5' 4" as British Airways had that requirement. In her audition with producer John Nathan-Turner
, Fielding claimed that her height (5'2") was the minimum for Australian Airways, so she should be considered for the role. She eventually got the role and was very successful in it, and only ...