Season 13 | EP 5

The Brain of Morbius

Written by Robin Bland (Terrance Dicks and Robert Holmes)

"Just for a second, before I passed out, his mind touched mine. I felt his burning hatred and anguish. Morbius is alive!"

Episode Title Premiere Date
Episode 1 03/01/1976
Episode 2 10/01/1976
Episode 3 17/01/1976
Episode 4 24/01/1976

The Time Lords have taken control of the TARDIS, sending the Doctor and Sarah Jane Smith into dangerous territory... On the graveyard planet of Karn, the eternal Sisterhood fights to keep the sacred flame alive. High in the castle, the brilliant surgeon Mehendri Solon conducts gruesome experiments on living flesh. And as a storm approaches, evil from the depths of Time Lord history plots its return to the land of the living. But is even the Doctor's mind a match for the Brain of Morbius?

Cast & Crew

The Doctor: Tom Baker

Sarah Jane Smith: Elisabeth Sladen

Morbius (voice): Michael Spice

Solon: Philip Madoc

Maren: Cynthia Grenville

Condo: Colin Fay

Ohica: Gilly Brown

Producer: Philip Hinchcliffe

Director: Christopher Barry

Scriptwriter: Robin Bland (Terrance Dicks and Robert Holmes)

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