Plays "The Professor" in an extensive series of audio dramas produced by BBV Productions.
4 Interviews |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 6" (1.68 m)
Did You Know?
The idea of bringing politics into Doctor Who
(1963) was deliberate, but we had to do it very quietly and certainly didn't shout about it. We were a group of politically motivated people and it seemed the right thing to do. Our feeling was that Margaret Thatcher
was far more terrifying than any monster the Doctor had encountered.
He is the the only Doctor to have played the role during two regenerations. When Colin Baker
left the role he refused to do the regeneration scene. So Sylvester donned Baker's costume and a blonde wig and stood in as Baker. This is the reason that for only the second time in the series (See Peter Davison
's regeneration) the Doctor's face is obscured as he changes his appearance.