Barry Newbery

Last updated 09 January 2020

Barry Newbery (1927-2015)
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Barry Newbery

Born: 1927
Died: Wednesday 25th February 2015 (age: 88)

An Adventure in Space and Time: Biography

Barry Newbery born in 1927 was a long time designer for Doctor Who.

He worked on the very first story in 1963 An Unearthly Child, taking over when the original designer left the project.

He worked on many other episodes over the next twenty years.

Also worked on The CitadelPlay for TodayA Question of GuiltPrince RegentThe Lost BoysA Christmas CarolThe Mike Reid ShowDad's ArmyCentre PlayWhen the Boat Comes InSykesDial M for MurderThe Onedin LineNo ExitThe Shadow of the TowerThe ExpertPaul TempleDoomwatchSoftly SoftlyTheatre 625R3Count of Monte CristoComedy PlayhouseThe Last Man Out

Additional Details

  • The Independent: Barry Newbery: Production designer who worked on 'Doctor Who' for more than 20 years with the first five Time Lords