The First Doctor
35 YEARS FROM TOTTERS LANE
TV Zone's 35th Anniversary Celebrations for Doctor Who - over 50 pages of coverage including all the following interviews or features.
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The First Doctor WILLIAM RUSSELL
Back to the beginning with Ian Chesterton, companion to the First Doctor
"The things we were doing seemed quite ridiculous to us in some ways! One of the things I feel has disappeared from television was this sense of adventure and frivolity."

The Second Doctor DEBORAH WATLING
Demure lady Victoria Waterfield travelled with the Second Doctor, facing some notable foes
"A lot of people expect me to be gray-haired by now, but I like my jeans and leather jacket too much for that. Keep young Watling, I tell myself, keep going."

The Third Doctor CAROLINE JOHN & BARRY LETTS
Companion and producer for the Third Doctor respectively, they describe the times
"It was quite a tussle constantly saying to directors, 'Liz is a scientist, she actually does know.' I still had to say, 'What are we going to do, Doctor?' 70 different ways, because that was the format."

The Fourth Doctor ROY SKELTON
Daleks, computers, Kraals, Krotons, Cybermen and Spiridons. Meet the man of a thousand voices
Tom Baker "was a very difficult person to get to know - rather like the Doctor himself, I suppose."

The Fifth Doctor SARAH SUTTON
Nyssa of Traken, the tragic companion of the Fourth and Fifth Doctor who lost her family, then her world
"My daughter was only two or three, and she studied it very carefully and said, 'Monsters chasing mummy - mummy running.' I thought that summed up Doctor Who beautifully!"

The Sixth Doctor THE SIXTH DOCTOR
We examine this unique incarnation, from loud character to loud dress sense
"He always retained a certain edge, an unpredictability, which made him a very interesting Doctor to watch. If only he hadn't spent his entire era wearing what looked like a patchwork duvet…"

The Seventh Doctor SOPHIE ALDRED
The companion with Girl Power before it was trademarked, Ace joined the TARDIS with a bang
"My friends, most of whom aren't in the acting business, thought it was hilarious that I'd got the part. They also thought it was hilarious that I'd be working with Bonnie Langford!"

The Eighth Doctor THE EIGHTH DOCTOR
A look at how the the Eighth Doctor’s character was shaped, and why Paul McGann was such an influence
"He played it straight down the line. He understood what the role needed, just from a handful of pages of dialogue. There is little doubt in my mind that Phil Segal tells the truth that, once he'd seen McGann, his mind was made up."

Interviews by Peter Griffiths, Stephen Black and Steven Eramo. Features by John Binns (Sixth) and Gary Russell (Eighth). Images copyright BBC Worldwide