Writer-director of Doctor Who: Invaders From Mars audio CD Drama.
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[on Nigel Kneale
] He is amongst the greats - he is absolutely as important as Dennis Potter
, as David Mercer
, as Alan Bleasdale
, as Alan Bennett
, but I think because of a strange snobbery about fantasy or sci-fi it's never quite been that way. Now he's gone, perhaps people will reassess - his major works are absolutely of lasting importance. He was a TV giant.
Along with Sir Derek Jacobi
, he is one of only two actors to play both the "Doctor Who" character the Doctor and his greatest enemy, the Master. He played the former in the spoof The Web of Caves
(1999) originally aired as part of BBC Two's "Doctor Who Night" and the latter in the Big Finish "Doctor Who Unbound" audio drama "Sympathy for the Devil". He also played Professor Richard Lazarus, an ...