Was the castaway on BBC Radio's "Desert Island Discs" show. His luxury item was a guitar, his chosen book was F.A. Hornibrook's "The Culture of the Abdomen: A Cure of Obesity and Constipation" and his selected record was Ray Charles's "Georgia on My Mind".
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once said to me, "Don't worry, my son, take my advice, say the lines, take the money and go and buy something nice", which is the best advice I'd ever heard in my life.
His favorite aliens in Doctor Who
(1963) were the Draconians from the 1973 story "Frontier in Space". In particular, he liked the quality of the half-masks that were designed for them, which allowed for more expressive performances from the actors than was often able to be the case with full face masks. Pertwee was known to dislike the most popular series monsters, the Daleks, which he described ...
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