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Marcus Wilson was 44 - 40 credits, including Producer for The Impossible Astronaut / Day of the Moon

Marcus Wilison is a Television producer whose work includes Taggart, Paradox, Whitechapel, True Dare Kiss, Life on Mars, No Angels and Cutting It.



Jonathan Lewis Owen was 46 - credited as Banana Boat in Something Borrowed(TW)

Jonathan Lewis Owen played Colin Davies in the Torchwood television story Something Borrowed



Jo Whiley was 52 - 3 credits, including Self in Doctor Who Live: The Next Doctor(Factual)

Jo  Whiley is an English radio disc jockey and television presenter. 

She was the host of the long running weekday Jo Whiley Show on BBC Radio 1.



Paddy Russell (died 2017 aged 89) would have been 89 - 4 credits, including Director for Invasion of the Dinosaurs

Paddy Russell is a British television director.

She directed several television programmes between 1962 and 1981 and her work includes Out of the Unknown (1965), Late Night Horror(1968), Pere Goriot (1968), Little Women (1970), The Moonstone (1972) and The Omega Factor (1980).

Before becoming a director herself, during the 1950s she been a production assistant for BBC television, working on many productions with famed director Rudolph Cartier. She worked on the Quatermass science-fiction serials, as well as the famous 1954 adaptation of George Orwell's novel Nineteen Eighty-Four.

She was the director on four Doctor Who serials: The Massacre of St Bartholomew's Eve (1966), Invasion of the Dinosaurs (1974), Pyramids of Mars (1975) and Horror of Fang Rock (1977). She was the first female director to work on the programme, in an era when television production crews were dominated by men.

Biography from the Wikipedia article, licensed under CC-BY-SA 



Kathleen Bidmead (died 2004 aged 76) would have been 90 - 6 credits, including Production Unit Manager for Shada

Kathleen Bidmead played a woman in the 1989 story Survival as well as appearing an an extra in several other stories,

Also worked on BreakoutLondon's BurningCasualtyThe BillHi-de-Hi!The Murder at the VicarageKing of the Ghetto