Season 20 | EP 3

Mawdryn Undead

Written by Peter Grimwade

"The Time Lords abandoned us. Perpetual torment and despair. But the ending will come soon. I, Mawdryn, shall be a Time Lord"

Episode Title Premiere Date
Episode 1 01/02/1983
Episode 2 02/02/1983
Episode 3 08/01/1983
Episode 4 09/01/1983

The Black Guardian recruits a young man named Turlough to assassinate the Doctor. Although outwardly an ordinary pupil at a boys' private boarding school, Turlough is in fact an alien who believes that the Guardian will return him home if he succeeds.

Cast & Crew

The Doctor: Peter Davison

Nyssa: Sarah Sutton

Tegan Jovanka: Janet Fielding

Vislor Turlough: Mark Strickson

Brigadier Alistair Lethbridge-Stewart: Nicholas Courtney

The Black Guardian: Valentine Dyall

Headmaster Mr. Sellick: Angus MacKay

Ibbotson: Stephen Garlick

Mawdryn: David Collings

Producer: John Nathan-Turner

Director: Peter Moffatt

Scriptwriter: Peter Grimwade

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