Last updated 23 April 2017

War Games

Series Episode Number: 77

World Premiere: Sat 17 Apr 2010 - 7:15pm BST [BBC Three] (United Kingdom)
Running Time: 45 minutes

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This episode goes behind the scenes of Victory of the Daleks

There's the paint job to end all paint jobs as the Daleks come storming back on to British TV. Writer Mark Gatiss meets the curator of the Cabinet War Rooms and Churchill museum to see what the conditions were like at the epicentre of the British war effort. Backstage, Ian McNeice captures the essence of Winston Churchill on the screen and we find out how Mark went about writing the man behind the myth. Narrated by Alex Price and featuring interviews with Matt Smith, Karen Gillan, Mark Gatiss and Ian McNeice.

NarratorAlex Price
SelfSteven Moffat
SelfMark Gatiss
SelfMatt Smith
(Curator)Cressida FrenchInfo
SelfBill Paterson
SelfAndrew Gunn
SelfKaren Gillan
SelfIan McNeice
SelfEdward Thomas
Production Team
GraphicsComponent Graphics
Title Music Slam & Saw Productions
Camera OperatorSimon Cox
Camera OperatorSteve Webb
Camera OperatorAled Jenkins
Camera OperatorOli Russell
Camera OperatorDewi Davies
SoundWil Planitzer
SoundJon Thomas
SoundJohnny Stothert
RunnerJames Bowen
RunnerClaire Riley
RunnerLee Wood
ResearcherIan Osprey
ResearcherRob Wootton
Assistant ProducerHannah Williams
Production Team AssistantEmma Chapman
Production AccountantKevin Rickwood
Production Co-ordinatorMegan Pinches
Production ManagerKaty Cartwright
Production ExecutiveStan Matthews
Online EditorJeremy Lott
ColouristJon Everett
Dubbing MixerMark Ferda
EditorMike Crawford
Edit ProducerPaul Symonds
Executive ProducerMark Cossey
Executive Producer for Doctor WhoSteven Moffat
Executive Producer for Doctor WhoPiers Wenger
Executive Producer for Doctor WhoBeth Willis
ProducerZoƫ Rushton
Series ProducerGillane Seaborne