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Episode Three

Episode Three

Series Episode Number: 306

World Premiere: Sat 15 Jan 1972 - 5:50pm GMT [BBC One] (United Kingdom)
First Broadcast: Thu 9 Oct 1975 - 6:30pm CDT [WTTW 11 Chicago]
Running Time: 24 minutes 18 seconds

9.10 Million (UK)


Chart Position: 38 () (UK)

Recorded on Mon 18 Oct 1971 in TC8
Archive State: PAL 2 VT



The Doctor arrives in a bleak future where Earth is ruled by the Daleks and mankind is enslaved. Rescuing Jo, the two escape but the brutish Ogrons are in pursuit.


Characters hide uncredited
Dr. WhoJon Pertwee
Jo GrantKaty Manning
ControllerAubrey Woods
AnatAnna Barry
MoniaValentine Palmer
BoazScott Fredericks
ManagerPeter Hill
Senior GuardAndrew Carr
Girl TechnicianDeborah Brayshaw
Guard at Work CentreGeorge Raistrick
OgronRick Lester
OgronMaurice Bush
OgronDavid Joyce
OgronFrank Menzies
OgronBruce Wells
OgronGeoffrey Todd
Dalek OperatorJohn Scott Martin
Dalek OperatorRicky Newby
Dalek OperatorMurphy Grumbar
Dalek VoiceOliver Gilbert
Dalek VoicePeter Messaline
(extra)Anne Priestly (uncredited)
(extra)Betty Cameraon (uncredited)
(extra)Beverley Grant (uncredited)
(extra)Desmond Verini (uncredited)
(extra)Donald Baker (uncredited)
(extra)Eileen Winterton (uncredited)
(extra)Emmett Hennessy (uncredited)
(extra)Gaynor Jackson (uncredited)
(extra)Glen Whitter (uncredited)
(extra)Iris Fry (uncredited)
(extra)Jane Cousins (uncredited)
(extra)Jeanne Doree (uncredited)
(extra)Jim Dowell (uncredited)
(extra)Len Saunders (uncredited)
(extra)Pat Gorman (uncredited)
(extra)Pat Taylor (uncredited)
(extra)Paul Huckin (uncredited)
(extra)Robert Bauld (uncredited)
(extra)Robin Baldwin (uncredited)
(extra)Steve Ismay (uncredited)
(extra)Sue Farebrother (uncredited)
(extra)Suzanne Jackson (uncredited)
Stunt Double for Dr WhoTerry Walsh (uncredited)
Daleks' GuardBrychan Powell (uncredited)
Girl TechnicianAlison Daumler (uncredited)
Girl TechnicianKaren Burch (uncredited)
Brigadier Lethbridge-StewartNicholas Courtney
Mike YatesRichard Franklin
Sergeant BentonJohn Levene