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Marc Platt (II)

Born in Wimbledon in the early 1950's. Marc Platt attended technical college to learn catering before working with Trust House Forte. He later joined the BBC on the administrative side, involved in the cataloging of data regarding the BBC's radio output. He had long been a fan of Doctor Who (1963) and wrote the final story to go into production, ... See full bio »

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Doctor Who Writer
Unit Tapes Writer
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 2018-2019 Unit Tapes (TV Series) (character: Kate Stewart - 2 episodes)
- Missy's Escape (2019) ... (character: Kate Stewart)
- Questioning Missy (2018) ... (character: Kate Stewart)
 2018 Dan Dare (TV Series) (Writer - 1 episode)
- Marooned on Mercury (2018) ... (Writer)
 2009-2011 Doctor Who: The Eighth Doctor Adventures (TV Mini Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- The Silver Turk (2011) ... (written by)
- An Earthly Child (2009) ... (written by)
 2006 Doctor Who (TV Series) (idea - 2 episodes)
- The Age of Steel (2006) ... (idea - uncredited)
- Rise of the Cybermen (2006) ... (idea - uncredited)
 1995 Downtime (Video) (by)
 1989 Doctor Who (TV Series) (written by - 3 episodes)
- Ghost Light: Part Three (1989) ... (written by)
- Ghost Light: Part Two (1989) ... (written by)
- Ghost Light: Part One (1989) ... (written by)
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 2004 Dæmos Rising (Video) (script consultant)
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 2006 Doctor Who (TV Series) (thanks - 2 episodes)
- The Age of Steel (2006) ... (thanks)
- Rise of the Cybermen (2006) ... (thanks)

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Wrote novelizations of the "Doctor Who" episodes Ghost Light and Battlefield, as well as the video spin-off Downtime. Has also written several original Doctor Who novels. See more »

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