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Episode Five

Episode Five

Series Episode Number: 342

World Premiere: Sat 24 Mar 1973 - 5:52pm BST [BBC One] (United Kingdom)
Running Time: 23 minutes 57 seconds

7.70 Million (UK)


Chart Position: 57 () (UK)

Recorded on Wed 01 Nov 1972 in TC3
Archive State: PAL 2 VT



On Draconia, the Doctor reveals the Master's plan to provoke war to the Draconian Emperor. But the Master escapes, taking Jo as a hostage.


Production Team hide uncredited
WriterMalcolm Hulke
DirectorPaul Bernard
ProducerBarry Letts
DesignerCynthia Kljuco
Script EditorTerrance Dicks
Incidental MusicDudley Simpson
Special SoundDick Mills
Title MusicRon Grainer
Title Music BBC Radiophonic Workshop
Floor AssistantChris Moss (uncredited)
Grams OperatorGordon Phillipson (uncredited)
Post Production SoundRay Angel (uncredited)
Technical ManagerRon Bristow (uncredited)
Vision MixerShirley Coward (uncredited)
Costume DesignerBarbara Kidd (uncredited)
Make-upSandra Shepherd (uncredited)
Studio LightingRalph Walton (uncredited)
Studio SoundBrian Hiles (uncredited)
Visual Effects DesignerRhys Jones (uncredited)
Visual Effects DesignerBernard Wilkie (uncredited)
Masks byJohn Friedlander (uncredited)
Assistant Floor ManagerJohn Bradburn (uncredited)
Film CameramanJohn Tiley (uncredited)
Film EditorJohn Bush (uncredited)
Production AssistantNicholas John (uncredited)
Title Music ArrangerDelia Derbyshire (uncredited)
Title SequenceBernard Lodge (uncredited)
Production SecretarySarah Newman (uncredited)
Music CopyistGeorge Bayton (uncredited)
AssistantKay Stephens (uncredited)
Artist BookingSybil Cave (uncredited)
Property BuyerRuth Hyde (uncredited)