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The following was issued to the press for Maureen O'Brien's arrival into Doctor Who:

This is Maureen O'Brien's first part on television. She comes from Liverpool and is 21 years old. She studied drama at the Central School with a view to teaching, and then decided she wanted to act herself and took a job as Assistant Stage Manager at the Everyman Theatre in Liverpool, where she played Lady Mortimer in Henry IV and Mary Stockman in An Enemy of the People, and appeared in small parts in other plays.


Credit: BBC Press Office