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  1. Doctor Who: The Problem of Peter Cushing ResolvedRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Houston Press

    ... where Doctor Who was still completely unknown. The first film was more or less a remake of the second William Hartnell serial, "The Daleks." At this point it is impossible to overstate how popular the Daleks were, in many ways overshadowing the rest ...

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  2. Barry Newbery: Production designer who worked on 'Doctor...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The Independent

    He enthusiastically brought to life the court of Kubla Khan, the Aztec city of Tenochtitlan, the cities and deserts around Jaffa, Tombstone, Arizona, and Saxon England The television production designer Barry Newbery worked on Doctor Who for most of its original 26-year run, from its first serialised story introducing the Gallifreyan Time Lord in 1963 to a 1984 tale merging a present-day English Civil War re-enactment with the real thing. He brought his talents to more episodes - 62 over 14 stories - than any other designer, creating sets for five incarnations of the Doctor, played by William Hartnell, Patrick Troughton, Jon Pertwee, Tom Baker and Peter Davison.

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  3. Doctor WhoRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | Houston Press

    ... a few of the rare non-human companions that have... When Doctor Who debuted in 1963 before you even saw William Hartnell step out as the First Doctor you saw the blue police telephone box that we all know as the Tardis. The time machine and space ...

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  4. Doctor Who: 5 Things From the Classic Series That Need to Come BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Houston Press

    ... That said, I have watched a ton of classic Who , especially as much as I can get of Patrick Troughton and William Hartnell. In doing so I've noticed five specific aspects of classic episodes that are sorely missing in the series today. Companions ...

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  5. Watching Doctor Who from the beginningRead the original story

    Monday Apr 27 | DFW Catholic

    ... back at these old shows has been a lot of fun. There was a lot I came to like about the first Doctor William Hartnell. Especially after he had grown into the part. The first episodes were rather rough, but you could tell when he really started to ...

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  6. The Twelve Doctors Tickle The Ivories In This Classical Tribute To Doctor WhoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Forbes.com

    ... " Especially geeky viewers will note that Belousova begins her performance wearing a costume reminiscent of William Hartnell's first Doctor, and appears in the outfits of all twelve Doctors before regenerating at the end.

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  7. Doctor Who: 10 Things You Probably Didn't Know About the TardisRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Houston Press

    When Doctor Who debuted in 1963 before you even saw William Hartnell step out as the First Doctor you saw the blue police telephone box that we all know as the Tardis.

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  8. Doctor Who - 50th Anniversary Collector's Edition Blu-rayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Losing it[1]

    ... (first Indian director at the BBC), Head of Drama Sydney Hewman and the first actor to play the Doctor, William Hartnell. Sets are recreated, events are compressed, some people are omitted, in the usual way of drama, but it's all here. As William ...

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  9. 'Doctor Who' Course Now Offered At Aquinas College In UKRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | International Business Times

    ... "Doctor Who" course. Led by Michael Herbert, the court covers all 12 Doctors - from the first Doctor William Hartnell to the current Time Lord Peter Capaldi - and the show's entire history in 11 weeks. Herbert, who has been watching the show since ...

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  10. New film to star Frampton Mansell-based actress Daphne NevilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    ... of JK Rowling's novel The Casual Vacancy. "We also have actor Peter Stenson starring in it. He worked with William Hartnell in the very first episodes of Doctor Who in 1963. His signatures are selling on eBay. "It's lovely that the whole team have ...

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  11. Inside the Doctor Who college course: "Everyone has done their homework already"Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Radio Times

    ... hy did Doctor Who become so popular in early 1960s Britain, with particular reference to the change between William Hartnell and Patrick Troughton.

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  12. Doctor a NORead the original story

    Apr 7, 2015 | IMAO

    ... ant to watch some silly British science fiction TV show, I have each and every episode of Doctor Who - from William Hartnell's First Doctor to Peter Capaldi's Twelfth Doctor - on a computer, ready to watch on the TV. Nothing can stop that.

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  13. 51-and-a-half amazing(ish) facts about Doctor WhoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | Radio Times

    ... two, The Velvet Web, was appropriated as the title of a gay erotica novel. The famously broad-minded William Hartnell would have been so proud. Homeric runaround The Myth Makers (1965) didn't feature Helen of Troy because the producers decided they ...

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  14. Thunderbirds Are Go: Meet the man behind Parker - and also Grandpa...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... accent" and found work in repertory theatre, then got a foothold in TV. For the first Dr Who series with William Hartnell, he was in two episodes as an actor. But he was also the intimidat ing voice of the evil Daleks. "I created it with Peter ...

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  15. Filming has started for short movie Cold CallerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    ... of JK Rowling's novel The Casual Vacancy. "We also have actor Peter Stenson starring in it. He worked with William Hartnell in the very first episodes of Doctor Who in 1963. His signatures are selling on eBay!" Phil added that he was very dubious ...

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  16. Doctor Who: 20 stats to celebrate 10 years of 'new' WhoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Metro

    ... TV screens. Rose first aired on March 26 2005. 13 - Number of actors who have played the Time Lord on TV: William Hartnell, Patrick Troughton. Jon Pertwee, Tom Baker, Peter Davison, Colin Baker, Sylvester McCoy, Paul McGann, Christopher Eccleston, ...

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  17. 'Doctor Who': David Tennant admits Rose was the Doctor's girlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | Zap2it.com

    ... who looks like you and basically is you getting to do all the shagging you didn't get to do." Played by: William Hartnell Seasons: 1-4, original series Companions: Susan Foreman, Barbara Wright, Ian Chesterton, Vicki, Steven Taylor, Katarina, Sara ...

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  18. Watch a 'Doctor Who'-'Taken' mashup video with a particular set of skillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Zap2it.com

    ... in space or time is no easy feat. Then there's that whole pesky sonic screwdriver to deal with. Played by: William Hartnell Seasons: 1-4, original series Companions: Susan Foreman, Barbara Wright, Ian Chesterton, Vicki, Steven Taylor, Katarina, Sara ...

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  19. Watch classic Doctor Who episodes for free as Horror Channel...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Burton Mail

    ... previously only appeared on Sky, Virgin Media and Freesat. The Channel covers the first seven Doctors from William Hartnell to Sylvester McCoy, and a list of the episodes and when they air can be found here .

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  20. The Horror Channel is moving to Freeview - meaning you can watch classic Doctor Who for freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Radio Times

    ... the only channel that regularly airs episodes of classic Doctor Who, covering the first seven Doctors, from William Hartnell to Sylvester McCoy (see a list of episodes and when they're next airing here ). According to The Horror Channel, the deal ...

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