Season 10 | EP 5

The Green Death

Written by Robert Sloman

"But, Doctor, don't you understand? I've got to go! This Professor Jones, he's fighting for everything that's important, everything that you've fought for"

Episode Title Premiere Date
Episode 1 19/05/1973
Episode 2 26/05/1973
Episode 3 02/06/1973
Episode 4 09/06/1973
Episode 5 16/06/1973
Episode 6 23/06/1973

The Doctor and UNIT are called in to investigate a series of mysterious deaths at a disused mine in South Wales, where all the victims were found with their skin glowing green. As the Doctor becomes suspicious of the nearby Global Chemicals factory and its mysterious ‘Boss’, his assistant, Jo, becomes trapped underground – in an abandoned mine infested with deadly giant maggots!

Cast & Crew

The Doctor: Jon Pertwee

Jo Grant: Katy Manning

Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart: Nicholas Courtney

Captain Mike Yates: Richard Franklin

Sergeant Benton: John Levene

Cliff Jones: Stewart Bevan

Stevens: Jerome Willis

Bert: Roy Evans

Nancy: Mitzi McKenzie

Voice of BOSS: John Dearth

Producer: Barry Letts

Director: Paul Bernard

Scriptwriter: Robert Sloman

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