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The Idiot's Lantern

Written by Mark Gatiss
Story 173 | Series 2

Doctor Who Series 2
Episode TitlePremiere Date
The Idiot's Lantern27/05/2006

It is 1953 and the people of Great Britain huddle round their television and radio sets to witness the Queen's coronation. Away from the celebrations, the tormented Mr Magpie is hiding a strange and alien secret.

They left her in the street. They took her face and just chucked her out and left her in the street.

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Credits

The DoctorDavid Tennant
Rose TylerBillie Piper
MagpieRon Cook
The WireMaureen Lipman
Eddie ConnollyJamie Foreman
Rita ConnollyDebra Gillett
Tommy ConnollyRory Jennings
Grandma ConnollyMargaret John
Detective Inspector BishopSam Cox
CrabtreeIeuan Rhys
WriterMark Gatiss
DirectorEuros Lyn
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