Peter Moffatt

Last updated 09 January 2020

Peter Moffatt

Born: Sunday 15th April 1923
Died: Sunday 21st October 2007 (age: 84)


Peter Moffatt was a British television director.

For Doctor Who he directed six stories starting with the 1980 Tom Baker story State of Decay and finishing with the 1985 story The Two Doctors which featured both the second and the sixth Doctors.

He was something of a specialist in multi Doctor stories having also directed the 20th anniversary story The Five Doctors which was shown as part of the BBC's 1983 Children in Need programme.

In recent years he was involved in the production of the Classic series DVD's, providing a commentary to a number of his stories. A retrospective of his work was featured as an extra on the DVD release of the 1982 story The Visitation.

His other work includes Crane (1963), All Creatures Great and Small (1978) and The Gentle Touch(1980).