Season 01 | EP 6

The Aztecs

Written by John Lucarotti

"You can't rewrite history. Not one line!"

Episode Title Premiere Date
The Temple Of Evil 23/05/1964
The Warriors Of Death 30/05/1964
The Bride Of Sacrifice 06/06/1964
The Day Of Darkness 13/06/1964

The TARDIS materialises in Mexico in the 15th Century, where the Doctor and his companions soon discover that it is a bloodthirsty and dangerous place. With Barbara mistaken for a reincarnation of an Aztec high priest called Yetaxa, she thinks that she can put an end to the barbaric human sacrifices once and for all. But can she rewrite history without disastrous consequences?

Cast & Crew

The Doctor: William Hartnell

Susan Foreman: Carole Ann Ford

Barbara Wright: Jacqueline Hill

Ian Chesterton: William Russell

Autloc: Keith Pyott

Tlotoxl: John Ringham

Ixta: Ian Cullen

Producer: Verity Lambert

Director: John Crockett

Scriptwriter: John Lucarotti


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