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The Bells of Saint John

The Bells of Saint John

Series Episode Number: 791

World Premiere: Sat 30 Mar 2013 - 6:14pm GMT [BBC One] (United Kingdom)
First Broadcast: Sat 30 Mar 2013 - 8:00pm EDT [BBC America]
Running Time: 45 minutes 24 seconds

8.44 Million (UK)

Appreciation Index: 87 (UK)

Audience Share: 35.79% (UK)
Chart Position: 8 () (UK)





Characters hide uncredited
The DoctorMatt Smith
ClaraJenna-Louise Coleman
NabileManpreet Bachu
PaulSean KnoppInfo
The AbbottJames Greene
AngieEve De Leon Allen
ArtieKassius Carey Johnson
GeorgeGeff Francis
Miss KizletCelia Imrie
MahlerRobert Whitelock
AlexeiDan Li
Little GirlDaniella EamesInfo
PilotAntony Edridge
BaristaFred Pearson
WaitressJade Anouka
NewsreaderOlivia Hill
Man with ChipsMatthew Earley
Child Reading with ComicIsabella Blake-Thomas
The Great IntellegenceRichard E. Grant
Stunt double for The DoctorAndy Godbold
Stunt double for ClaraDani Biernat
YukiMayumi Kochi (uncredited)
Man in ParisNeville Kidd (uncredited)
DonaldDouglas Kirby (uncredited)
SamMatt Hemmerich (uncredited)
Lamorna WatersMaitland Mum (uncredited)
Older MonkDavid Bailey (uncredited)
Monk Guarding PaulJeremy Harvey (uncredited)
Monk Guarding PaulRichard Husband (uncredited)
Double for ClaraCharlotte Parsonson (uncredited)
Monk Guarding Burial ChamberSimon Fowler (uncredited)
Monk Guarding Burial ChamberShaun Lucas (uncredited)
Cloud WorkerCaroline Harrison (uncredited)
Cloud WorkerRebecca Anderson (uncredited)
Cloud WorkerMarina Baibara (uncredited)
Cloud WorkerNicola Rogers (uncredited)
Cloud WorkerKalbir Kaur-Mann (uncredited)
Cloud WorkerHannah Tidd (uncredited)
Cloud WorkerSarah Marinos (uncredited)
Cloud WorkerBella Winder (uncredited)
Cloud WorkerDavid Stock (uncredited)
Cloud WorkerHarry Burt (uncredited)
Cloud WorkerPhilip West (uncredited)
Cloud WorkerDarius Walker (uncredited)
Cloud WorkerDarren Swain (uncredited)
Cloud WorkerAllan Gill (uncredited)
Cloud WorkerGarry George (uncredited)
SpoonheadTim Reid (uncredited)
European Business Flight PassengerAlan Reid (uncredited)
European Business Flight PassengerDan Gaisford (uncredited)
European Business Flight PassengerHoward Howell (uncredited)
European Business Flight PassengerMichael Barkhordar (uncredited)
European Business Flight PassengerDennis Gregory (uncredited)
European Business Flight PassengerTim Beech (uncredited)
European Business Flight PassengerDean Hennessy (uncredited)
European Business Flight PassengerPaul Dawkins (uncredited)
European Business Flight PassengerTim Brown (uncredited)
European Business Flight PassengerMark Snowden (uncredited)
European Business Flight PassengerRichard Powell (uncredited)
European Business Flight PassengerPhil Brown (uncredited)
European Business Flight PassengerGreg Bennett (uncredited)
European Business Flight PassengerEmma Rogers (uncredited)
European Business Flight PassengerLisa Smoult (uncredited)
European Business Flight PassengerFrancisca Garcia (uncredited)
European Business Flight PassengerAlice Ward (uncredited)
European Business Flight PassengerVolenté Lloyd (uncredited)
European Business Flight PassengerLaura Bridgewater (uncredited)
European Business Flight PassengerPatricia Dichler (uncredited)
European Business Flight PassengerAmanda Stahl (uncredited)
European Business Flight PassengerHelen Irving (uncredited)
European Business Flight PassengerLynette Thorpe (uncredited)
European Business Flight PassengerRebecca Donovan-Morgan (uncredited)
PassengerNicole Crees (uncredited)
Fright AttendantElena Allsopp (uncredited)
Double for The DoctorIan William George (uncredited)
Co-pilotMark Andrews (uncredited)
Tourist/LondonerTomas Hunt (uncredited)
Tourist/LondonerRobert Vasco (uncredited)
Tourist/LondonerPaul Bailey (uncredited)
Tourist/LondonerAshley Keohane (uncredited)
Tourist/LondonerLoucas Louca (uncredited)
Tourist/LondonerKwabena Amponsa (uncredited)
Tourist/LondonerIgor Urdenko (uncredited)
Tourist/LondonerSaleh Mohammed (uncredited)
Tourist/LondonerVince Bishop (uncredited)
Tourist/LondonerMei Chern Lim (uncredited)
Tourist/LondonerCatherine Chong (uncredited)
Tourist/Londoner(unrecorded extra) (uncredited)
Tourist/LondonerEwa Murphy (uncredited)
Tourist/LondonerMarina Michel (uncredited)
Tourist/LondonerGeorgie Parkin (uncredited)
Tourist/LondonerLindsey Morgan (uncredited)
Tourist/LondonerSylvia Maharaj (uncredited)
Tourist/LondonerSimone Plummer (uncredited)
Tourist/LondonerMillicent Brown (uncredited)
Tourist/LondonerAbimbola Sodeke (uncredited)
Tourist/LondonerAntonia Davies (uncredited)
Tourist/LondonerAlbert Chong (uncredited)
Street PerformerXavier Huerga (uncredited)
Street PerformerAllin Kempthorne (uncredited)
Street PerformerPhoenix Stewart (uncredited)
ChildEdie Ireton (uncredited)
ChildOgechi Mere (uncredited)
ChildIkechi Mere (uncredited)
ChildZara Ramtohul-Akbur (uncredited)
ChildJessica Thornton (uncredited)
Chaperones/ PassersLinda Matthews (uncredited)
Chaperones/ PassersDawn Thornton (uncredited)
Riding double for The DoctorMatthew Doman (uncredited)
Double for Miss KizletCharlotte Parsonson (uncredited)
Double for TheAlexiIan William George (uncredited)
American TouristDave Whitlam (uncredited)
American TouristElaine Lanighan (uncredited)
EuropeanLina Ferrer-Fort (uncredited)
EuropeanAntoni Ferrer-Fort (uncredited)
PunterChampa Morgan (uncredited)
PunterMarquita Stokes (uncredited)
PunterKatherine Hay (uncredited)
PunterYing Qin (uncredited)
PunterAnne Lyken-Garner (uncredited)
PunterNina Takel (uncredited)
PunterLing Cheung (uncredited)
PunterElaine Caulfield (uncredited)
PunterRossana Ubaldi (uncredited)
PunterLana Boocock (uncredited)
PunterDorothy Hood (uncredited)
PunterRichard Atkin (uncredited)
PunterRichard Parry (uncredited)
PunterKeith Ruby (uncredited)
PunterChristo Pandit (uncredited)
PunterEugene Henderson (uncredited)
PunterMichael Britton-Jones (uncredited)
PunterPhilip Bailey (uncredited)
PunterChris Shalders (uncredited)
PunterKyle Legall (uncredited)
Hotel PorterRahim Mastafa (uncredited)
WaitressClaire Delaney (uncredited)
ChildRebecca Hughes (uncredited)
ChildTomas Avo (uncredited)
ChildAshley Obi (uncredited)
BusinessmanVinod Soni (uncredited)
Soldiers (UNIT)Marcus Elliott (uncredited)
Soldiers (UNIT)Andrew Cross (uncredited)
Soldiers (UNIT)Ian Hilditch (uncredited)
Soldiers (UNIT)Alistair Sanderson (uncredited)
Soldiers (UNIT)Chester Durrant (uncredited)
Soldiers (UNIT)Sion Price (uncredited)
Soldiers (UNIT)Jon Davey (uncredited)
Soldiers (UNIT)Steve Grant (uncredited)
Production Team
WriterSteven Moffat
Series ProducerMarcus Wilson
ProducerDenise Paul
DirectorColm McCarthy
Executive ProducerSteven Moffat
Executive ProducerCaroline Skinner
Line ProducerDes Hughes
Director of PhotographySimon Dennis
Production DesignerMichael Pickwoad
EditorMark Davis
Prosthetics Millennium FX
Special Effects Real SFX
Visual Effects The Mill
MusicMurray Gold
Make-up DesignerBarbara Southcott
Costume DesignerHoward Burden
Sound RecordistDeian Llyr Humphreys
Post Production SupervisorNerys Davies
Production AccountantJeff Dunn
Production ExecutiveJulie Scott
Casting DirectorAndy Pryor CDG
Original Theme MusicRon Grainer
With thanks to BBC National Orchestra of Wales
ConductorBen Foster
Orchestrated byBen Foster
Mixed ByJake Jackson
RecorderGerry O'Riordan
Stunt coordinatorCrispin Layfield
Stunt coordinatorJo McLaren
First Assistant DirectorNick Brown
Second Assistant DirectorHeddi-Joy Taylor-Welch
Third Assistant DirectorDanielle Richards
Assistant DirectorGareth Jones
Assistant DirectorLouisa Cavell
Location ManagerNicky James
Location ManagerThomas Elgood
Unit ManagerMonty Till
Location AssistantIestyn Hampson-Jones
Production ManagerPhillipa Cole
Production CoordinatorClaire Hildred
Assistant CoordinatorGabriella Ricci
Production SecretarySandra Cosfeld
Production AssistantRachel Vipond
Production AssistantSamantha Price
Assistant AccountantRhys Evans
Assistant Script EditorJohn Phillips
Script SupervisorSteve Walker
Camera OperatorJoe Russell
Focus PullerJames Scott
Focus PullerChris Walmsley
GripGary Norman
Camera AssistantMeg De Koning
Camera AssistantSam Smithard
Camera AssistantCai Thompson
Assistant GripOwen Charnley
Sound Maintenance EngineerRoss Adams
Sound Maintenance EngineerChris Goding
GafferMark Hutchings
Best BoyStephen Slocombe
ElectricianBob Milton
ElectricianNick Powell
ElectricianGafin Riley
ElectricianGareth Sheldon
Supervising Art DirectorPaul Spriggs
Set DecoratorAdrian Anscombe
Production BuyerAdrian Greenwood
Production BuyerCharlie Lynam
Production BuyerHolly Thurman
Art DirectorAmy Pickwoad
Assistant Art DirectorRichard Hardy
Art Department CoordinatorDonna Shakesheff
Prop MasterPaul Smith
Prop ChargehandIan Griffin
Set DresserJayne Davies
ProphandAustin J Curtis
ProphandJamie Farrell
ProphandJamie Southcott
Standby PropsHelen Atherton
Standby PropsRob Brandon
Dressing PropsMike Elkins
Dressing PropsPaul Barnett
Graphic DesignerChris Lees
Graphic ArtistChristina Tom
Storyboard ArtistAndrew Wildman
Petty Cash BuyerFlorence Tasker
Standby CarpenterWill Pope
Standby RiggerBryan Griffiths
Practical ElectricianChristian Davies
Props MakerPenny Howarth
Props MakerAlan Hardy
Props DriverGareth Fox
Construction ManagerTerry Horle
Construction ChargehandDean Tucker
Scenic ArtistJohn Pinkerton
Assistant Costume DesignerFraser Purfit
Costume SupervisorCarly Griffith
Costume AssistantKatarina Cappellazzi
Costume AssistantGemma Evans
Make-Up ArtistVivienne Simpson
Make-Up ArtistSara Angharad
Make-Up ArtistAllison Sing
Casting AssociateAlice Purser
Assistant EditorBecky Trotman
VFX EditorJoel Skinner
Dubbing MixerTim Ricketts
ADR EditorMatthew Cox
Dialogue EditorDarran Clement
Sound Effects EditorPaul Jefferies
Foley EditorJamie Talbutt
Graphics Peter Anderson Studio
Additional Visual Effects BBC Wales Visual Effects
Online EditorJon Everett
ColouristMick Vincent



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