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Katy Manning


Katy Manning trained as an actress at the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art. In 1971, she became known to millions of British television viewers when she joined Doctor Who (1963) as the companion Jo Grant, which she played for three seasons opposite Jon Pertwee as the Doctor until 1973. In 1978, she moved to Australia to live when her twin son... See full bio »

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Known For

When Darkness Falls
When Darkness Falls Miss Harrington
(2006)
Doctor Who
Doctor Who Jo Grant
(1971-1984)
Dreadnought: Invasion Six
Dreadnought: Invasion Six Doctor Cassi Sharda

Filmography

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  Dreadnought: Invasion Six (pre-production)
Doctor Cassi Sharda
 2018 The Power of One Coin (Short)
Cassie
 2015 Casualty (TV Series)
Marjorie Miller
- Sweet Little Lies (2015) ... Marjorie Miller
 2014 Evil Never Dies
Susan Payne
 2013 The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot (TV Movie)
Katy Manning
 2012 Journey Men (Short)
Elsa
 2011 Oakie's Outback Adventures
Oakie (voice)
 2010 The Sarah Jane Adventures (TV Series)
Jo Jones
- Death of the Doctor: Part 2 (2010) ... Jo Jones
- Death of the Doctor: Part 1 (2010) ... Jo Jones
 2006/I When Darkness Falls
Miss Harrington
 2002 All Saints (TV Series)
Greta Franck
- Pride & Prejudice (2002) ... Greta Franck
 2000 Easter in Bunnyland (voice)
 2000 Gloria's House (TV Series)
Gloria (2000) (voice)
 1999 D4: The Trojan Dog (TV Movie) (voice)
 1986 The Quest
Mrs. Cannon
 1984 Melvin: Son of Alvin
Estelle
 1977 Target (TV Series)
Joanne
- Big Elephant (1977) ... Joanne
 1975 Whodunnit? (TV Series)
Miss Woods
- Worth Dying For (1975) ... Miss Woods
 1975 Eskimo Nell
Hermione
 1973 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
Anna
- The Golden Road (1973) ... Anna
 1971-1973 Doctor Who (TV Series)
Jo Grant
- The Green Death: Episode Six (1973) ... Jo Grant
- The Green Death: Episode Five (1973) ... Jo Grant
- The Green Death: Episode Four (1973) ... Jo Grant
- The Green Death: Episode Three (1973) ... Jo Grant
- The Green Death: Episode Two (1973) ... Jo Grant
 1971 Mr Tumbleweed (TV Movie)
Bride (as Kate Manning)
 1971 Man at the Top (TV Series)
Julia Dungarvon
- ...A Bit of Spare, Nothing Else (1971) ... Julia Dungarvon
- The Prime of Life (1971) ... Julia Dungarvon
 1970 Softly Softly: Task Force (TV Series)
Peggy
- Standing Orders (1970) ... Peggy
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Personal Details

Other Works:

2002: Portrays Iris Wildthyme in the Doctor Who audio drama "Excelis Dawns" for Big Finish Productions. See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Interviews | 1 Pictorial | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


Alternate Names:

Kate Manning

Height:

5' 1" (1.55 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Jo [Doctor Who (1963)] was very endearing. Gutsy, fiercely loyal. I liked the fact she offered her life constantly for the Doctor's because she realised his work was so important. See more »

Trivia:

In common with her Doctor Who (1963) co-star Nicholas Courtney, she trained at Webber Douglas Drama School. See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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