The Daleks: The Ambush
premiered on BBC One
at 5:14pm, watched by 9.90 million viewers.
Pretending to be a Dalek, Ian finds that that he is trapped inside the casing. The Doctor, Susan and Barbara have no choice but to abandon Ian as the real Daleks arrive and attack.
The Krotons: Episode Three
premiered on BBC One
at 5:16pm, watched by 7.50 million viewers.
Jamie, still a captive of the Krotons, watches helplessly as they hunt down Zoe and the Doctor. Some of the Gonds plan an attack. . . .
Robot: Part Three
premiered on BBC One
at 5:30pm, watched by 10.10 million viewers.
Sealed inside an underground bunker, Miss Winters issues her demands to the world's leaders, threatening a devastating nuclear strike if her demands are not met.
Castrovalva: Part Three
premiered on BBC One (Not Wales)
at 6:55pm, watched by 10.20 million viewers.
Arc of Infinity: Part Three
premiered on BBC One
at 6:51pm, watched by 6.90 million viewers.
was 31 - credited as Clubber
in The Lodger
was 40 - credited as Sgt Ian Jenner
in Planet of the Dead
James Layton played Sergeant Ian Jenner in the 2009 Doctor Who story Planet of the Dead.
was 46 - credited as Captain Latimer
in The Snowmen
Best known for playing Harry Cunningham in Silent Witness since 2002, Tom Ward has appeared in a number of other shows, including The Lost World and Vanity Fair.
was 50 - 2 credits, including Sir Robert MacLeish
in Tooth and Claw
Derek Riddell is a Scottish television actor.
He appeared in the 2006 story Tooth and Claw.
He was born in Glasgow, the son of actress Hope Ross and former St Mirren footballer Ian Riddell. His partner is the actress Frances Carrigan.
He graduated from LAMDA's three year acting course in 1990.
His television career in plays includes Midsummer Night's Dream and Claudio in Much Ado About Nothing. He also appeared in The Cosmonaut's Last Message to the Woman he once Loved in the Former Soviet Union at the Tron theatre.
was 54 - credited as Jondar
in Vengeance on Varos
Jason Connery is an English actor. He played played Jondar in the 1985 story Vengeance on Varos
Jason Joseph Connery was born in London, England. His parents are both actors, Scottish-born Sean Connery and the late Australian-born Diane Cilento. He attended Millfield School, a co-educational independent school in the village of Street, in Somerset, England, and later the independent Gordonstoun School in Moray, Scotland. He was later accepted into the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School.
Jason Connery performed many roles in theatre and subsequently had parts in several B-films. His film debut was in The Lords of Discipline (1983). He portrayed Robin Hood in the final season of the television series Robin of Sherwood in 1986. Connery became well known in the UK for this role.
Connery also portrayed James Bond creator Ian Fleming in the 1990 television drama Spymaker: The Secret Life of Ian Fleming. (Fleming created the James Bond character, which was the role that made his father Sean Connery a star.) In 1997, he shot a fantasy film (originally intended as a pilot episode for a longer series); playing the title role of Merlin in Merlin: The Quest Begins, directed by David Winning and filmed on location in Peebles, Scotland; he appeared in Faithful Dealing (2001) in London, an English Restoration Whodunit, produced by Dominic Madden. In 2003, he toured with a stage production of The Blue Room. In 2004, he starred as a main character in the children's show Shoebox Zoo and returned in the second series in September 2005.
He made many Continental European films in the lead with the lead role in the film Night Skies (2006), and a lead role in the film Lightspeed (2006). He played a vampire hunter in Brotherhood of Blood (2007).
In 2008, he made his directorial debut with the film Pandemic and in 2009 directed The Devil's Tomb.
was 55 - 14 credits, including Herald
in Robot Of Sherwood
David Benson is an actor and writer, known for Cirque du Mort, School Disco and Goodnight Sweetheart.
He is most famous for his one-man show titled Think No Evil of Us: My Life with Kenneth Williams about the life and career of the late comedian, for which he won the Scotsman's Fringe First award in 1996.
He appeared in the National Theatre production of One Man, Two Guvnors, alongside James Corden.
was 64 - 4 credits, including Gus
in Mummy On The Orient Express
John Sessions, is a British actor and comedian.
He is known for comedy improvisation in television shows such asWhose Line Is It Anyway?; as a panellist on QI; and as a character actor in numerous films, both in the UK and in Hollywood.
His debut film wasThe Sender (1982), a horror feature in which he played a patient. His next film was The Bounty (1984) with Mel Gibson and Anthony Hopkins.
He has also appeared in Henry V (1989) and A Midwinter's Tale (1995), both directed by Kenneth Branagh. O
ne of his most memorable performances to date is the role of Dr. Prunesquallor in Gormenghast (2000), the BBC's lavish production of Mervyn Peake's novels "Titus Groan" and "Gormenghast."
Onstage, he has appeared in many productions and performed numerous one-man shows.
was 70 - credited as Mathilda
in Scream of the Shalka(Misc)
Anna Calder-Marshall is an English actress. Her father was the novelist and essayist Arthur Calder-Marshall. Her husband is actor David Burke and her son is actor Tom Burke.
Biography from the wikipedia article, licensed under CC-BY-SA
was 76 - 2 credits, including Co Pilot
in The Horns of Nimon
Malcolm Terris is a British actor from Sunderland.
He appeared in the 1979 Doctor Who story Horns of Nimon.
He had a lengthy career in a large number of television programmes. Possibly his best known role was in When the Boat Comes In, a popular 1970s series, where he played the part of Matt Headley.
He also played the part of Dr. Thomas Huggan, ship's surgeon, in the 1984 film The Bounty.
In April 2011 he appeared as Len Merryman in an episode of Midsomer Murders.
R J Bell
(died 2006 aged 66) would have been 77 - credited as The Garm
R.J. Bell played the Garm in the 1983 Doctor Who story Terminus.
Also worked on The Steal, Demonsoul, The Punk, Dirty Weekend, The Runner, Bullseye!, The Green Man, Perfect Scoundrels, Just Ask for Diamond, Casualty, Haunted Honeymoon, The American Way, Insignificance, Morons from Outer Space, Superman III, Octopussy
was 82 - 3 credits, including Wilkin
in Shada (Online)(Misc)
Melvyn Hayes is an English actor probably best known for playing the effeminate Gunner (later Bombardier) "Gloria" Beaumont in the 1970s BBC sitcom It Ain't Half Hot Mum.
He played Wilkin in the webcast version of Shada, as well as its audio release.
Hayes is the former husband of Wendy Padbury and the father of Charlie Hayes.
(died 2000 aged 80) would have been 97 - credited as Sevcheria
in The Romans
Derek Sydney was awarded an Alexander Korda Scholarship to the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts. He went on to perform in hundreds of theater, film and video dramas.
He retired in 1990 from the British Actors Equity.
Sydney was a part-time resident of San Marcos and part-time resident of London. He was nominated as "Volunteer of the Year" by the Actors Alliance of San Diego and honored at the ATAR Awards 2000 by the San Diego Performing Arts League.
(died 2014 aged 77) - 10 credits, including Costume Designer
Ken Trew was the costume designer for several Doctor Who television stories in the 1970's and 1980's
Other credits include Performance, Alleyn Mysteries, An Ungentlemanly Act, Parnell & the Englishwoman, Clarissa, A Very Peculiar Practice, Bergerac, The Prisoner of Zenda, Strangers and Brothers, Stalky & Co., The Onedin Line, Doomwatch, Misleading Cases, Anna Karenina
(died 2014 aged 85) - credited as Stevens
in The Green Death
Jerome Willis was a prominent British stage and screen actor with more than 100 screen credits to his name.
Willis had a leading role in the ITV drama series The Sandbaggers as Matthew Peele. He also appeared in Z Cars as DCS Richards, Within These Walls as Charles Radley, and Doctor Who as corporate polluter Stevens in The Green Death. Other television appearances include the cult children's television series Freewheelers as the manic Professor Nero, and the science fiction police drama Space Precinct as Captain Podley.
He also appeared as 'The Limping Man' in the film Siege of the Saxons (1963).
In 2002 Willis appeared with the Royal Shakespeare Company, in Pericles at the Roundhouse in London.
Biography from the Wikipedia article, licensed under CC-BY-SA
(died 1995 aged 71) - 2 credits, including The Master
in The Deadly Assassin
Peter Pratt was an English actor and singer who is best remembered for his comic roles in the Gilbert and Sullivan comic operas.
Pratt started his career in the chorus of the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company in 1945, moving up to small roles and then understudying Martyn Green, the principal comedian. From 1951 to 1959, he was the company's principal comedian, earning critical praise in the famous "patter" roles. After leaving the company, he moved on to a career in theatre, television, concert and radio, although he continued to perform the Gilbert and Sullivan roles throughout his career.
One of his best-known television roles was as the second Master in Doctor Who.