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Ian Marter (1944–1986)

Ian Marter left university in 1969 and joined the Bristol Old Vic as an acting stage manager. In 1973 he was cast as John Andrews in a "Doctor Who" adventure. Jon Pertwee left the series during the following year, and the producers considered casting an older actor in the part. This meant that any physical action sequences might have to be ... See full bio »

Died:

(age 42) in London, England, UK

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 1986 The Return of Sherlock Holmes (TV Series)
Inspector Fereday
- The Musgrave Ritual (1986) ... Inspector Fereday
 1986 King of the Ghetto (TV Series)
Station Sergeant
- Episode #1.2 (1986) ... Station Sergeant
 1985 Bergerac (TV Series)
Cowman
- Return of the Ice Maiden (1985) ... Cowman
 1985 Fell Tiger (TV Mini-Series)
Martin Cunningham
- Episode #1.6 (1985) ... Martin Cunningham
- Episode #1.4 (1985) ... Martin Cunningham
- Episode #1.3 (1985) ... Martin Cunningham
- Episode #1.2 (1985) ... Martin Cunningham
- Episode #1.1 (1985) ... Martin Cunningham
 1984 Shine on Harvey Moon (TV Series)
Policeman
 1981 BBC2 Playhouse (TV Series)
Daphne's husband
- Elizabeth Alone: Part 2 (1981) ... Daphne's husband
 1980 ITV Playhouse (TV Series)
Journalist
- The Specialist (1980) ... Journalist
 1979 Omnibus (TV Series documentary)
Wilhelm Grimm
- The Brothers Grimm (1979) ... Wilhelm Grimm
 1979 Hazell (TV Series)
Roper
- Hazell and the Big Sleep (1979) ... Roper
 1978 The Waterloo Bridge Handicap (Short)
Lincoln's Inn
 1972-1978 Crown Court (TV Series)
Quentin Ingrams / Constable Forbush
- The Greenhouse Girls: Part 1 (1978) ... Quentin Ingrams
- On Impulse: Part 1 (1974) ... Quentin Ingrams
- Falling Stars: Part 1 (1974) ... Quentin Ingrams
- Flight of the Lapwing: Part 1 (1974) ... Quentin Ingrams
- The Dogs: Part 3 (1974) ... Quentin Ingrams
 1978 The Medusa Touch
Detective in Street (as Ian Master)
 1976 The Brothers (TV Series)
Alan Hawkins
- A Clean Break (1976) ... Alan Hawkins
 1975 North and South (TV Series)
Henry Lennox
- Episode #1.4 (1975) ... Henry Lennox
- Episode #1.1 (1975) ... Henry Lennox
 1975 Softly Softly: Task Force (TV Series)
Major Henty
- Female of the Species (1975) ... Major Henty
 1975 The Venturers (TV Series)
Patrick Dyson
- Gentleman's Agreement (1975) ... Patrick Dyson
 1973 Play for Today (TV Series)
Literary Editor
- The Emergency Channel (1973) ... Literary Editor
 1973 Six Days of Justice (TV Series)
Sutton
- Excuse Me, Madam (1973) ... Sutton
 1972 Holly (TV Series)
Police Driver
- Episode #1.3 (1972) ... Police Driver
 1971 The Abominable Dr. Phibes
3rd Policeman
 1967 Doctor Faustus
Pride / Emperor
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Wrote several books based upon the TV series "Gummi Bears" that were unpublished. See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Interviews | 1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

Ian Master

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Trivia:

He wrote many Doctor Who Target novelizations, and caused a controversy by using swear words in "The Enemy of the World". See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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