The best guest actors of season 1 of "Doctor Who"

by JohnSlash | created - 14 Apr 2014 | updated - 14 Apr 2014 | Public

In order from greatest to least.

1. Mark Eden

Actor | Doctor Zhivago

Mark Eden was born on February 14, 1928 in London, England as Douglas John Malin. He is an actor, known for Doctor Zhivago (1965), London Belongs to Me (1977) and Doctor Who (1963). He has been married to Sue Nicholls since July 6, 1993. He was previously married to Diana Eden and Joan Le Mesurier.

Marco Polo

(Marco Polo)

2. Derren Nesbitt

Actor | Where Eagles Dare

Rather intriguing British actor who first appeared on UK cinema & TV screens in the late 1950s, and quickly found steady work as a rather unpleasant or untrustworthy individual. His cold, yet cunning features had him appearing in guest roles on many UK TV series including The Adventures of Sir ...


(Marco Polo)

3. Keith Pyott

Actor | The Big Pull

Keith Pyott was born on March 9, 1902 in Blackheath, London, England as Keith Malcolm Rule Pyott. He was an actor, known for The Big Pull (1962), Doctor Who (1963) and The Reluctant Romeo (1967). He was married to Sheila Raynor. He died on April 6, 1968 in Enfield, Middlesex, England.


(The Aztecs)

4. Margot Van der Burgh

Actress | Doctor Who

Margot Van der Burgh was born on November 14, 1918 in Lewisham, London, England as Marguerite Victoria Van Der Burgh. She was an actress, known for Doctor Who (1963), Sense and Sensibility (1981) and Great Expectations (1959). She died on July 14, 2008 in Kingston-upon-Thames, Surrey, England.


(The Aztecs)

5. Donald Morley

Actor | The Railway Children

Donald Morley was born on June 9, 1923 in Fulham, London, England. He was an actor, known for The Railway Children (1957), Westway (1976) and The Crime of the Century (1956). He was married to Marianne Morley and Enid Irvin. He died on May 27, 1999 in Richmond, Surrey, England.

Jules Renan

(The Reign of Terror)

6. James Cairncross

Actor | Tom Jones

James Cairncross was born on December 21, 1915 in Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland. He was an actor and writer, known for Tom Jones (1963), Doctor Who (1963) and BBC Play of the Month (1965). He died on December 17, 2009 in Edinburgh, Scotland.


(The Reign of Terror)

7. John Lee

Actor | Return to Eden

John Lee was born on March 31, 1928 in Launceston, Tasmania, Australia. He was an actor, known for Return to Eden (1983), Warship (1973) and Breakaway (1980). He died on December 21, 2000 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.


(The Daleks)

8. Stephen Dartnell

Director | Second Best

Stephen Dartnell was born on April 30, 1931 in West Ham, London, England. He was an actor and director, known for Second Best (1972), Doctor Who (1963) and A Tale of Two Cities (1965). He died in 1994.


(The Sensorites)

9. Alan Wheatley

Actor | The Pickwick Papers

Sharp-featured, incisive Surrey-born actor whose chief trademark was a memorably mellifluous voice. This, he used to maximum effect as a tool for impersonating a gallery of suave, urbane - usually rather likeable - villains, rogues and assorted shady types. He generally tended to imbue these ...


(The Daleks)

10. Zienia Merton

Actress | Space: 1999

Born in Burma on December 11th, 1945, of an English father and a Burmese mother, Zienia lived in Singapore, then in Borneo and was schooled in Portugal. Zienia's childhood wish was to become a dancer, and upon securing her father's agreement she was registered at the dancing and acting school led ...

Ping Cho

(Marco Polo)

11. Edward Brayshaw

Actor | The Further Adventures of the Musketeers

Edward Brayshaw was born on October 18, 1933 in England. He was an actor, known for The Further Adventures of the Musketeers (1967), The Three Musketeers (1966) and Doctor Who (1963). He died on December 28, 1990.

Leon Colbert

(The Reign of Terror)

12. George Coulouris

Actor | Citizen Kane

The son of a Greek immigrant father (merchant) and an English mother, George Coulouris was educated at England's Manchester Grammar School. As an actor he was quite adept at playing villains, particularly wealthy businessmen, but he was just as suitable at playing nobler roles. A member of Orson ...


(The Keys of Marinus)

13. Tony Wall

Actor | Licensed to Kill

Tony Wall was an actor and producer, known for The 2nd Best Secret Agent in the Whole Wide World (1965), Doctor Who (1963) and Softly Softly (1966). He died on August 29, 2014 in the UK.


(The Reign of Terror)

14. Alethea Charlton

Actress | Doctor Who

Alethea Charlton was born on August 9, 1931 in Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England. She was an actress, known for Doctor Who (1963), The Woman in White (1966) and Softly Softly (1966). She died on May 6, 1976 in Chelsea, London, England.


(An Unearthly Child)

15. Ilona Rodgers

Actress | Sara Dane

Ilona Rodgers was born on April 28, 1942 in Harrogate, North Yorkshire, England. She is an actress, known for Sara Dane (1982), Martin Chuzzlewit (1964) and Dirty Laundry (2016).


(The Sensorites)

16. Robin Phillips

Actor | Broome Stages

Robin Phillips was born on February 28, 1942 in Haslemere, Surrey, England. He was an actor and director, known for Broome Stages (1966), The Forsyte Saga (1967) and Doctor Who (1963). He died on July 25, 2015 in Stratford, Ontario, Canada.


(The Keys of Marinus)

17. Katherine Schofield

Actress | The Deep Concern

Katherine Schofield was born on March 16, 1939 in Yorkshire, England. She was an actress, known for The Deep Concern (1979), Lifeforce (1985) and Doctor Who (1963). She died on August 6, 2002 in Glamorgan, Wales.


(The Keys of Marinus)

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