Season 07 | EP 2

The Silurians

Written by Malcolm Hulke

"If you trust me, I think I can persuade the humans that you are prepared to live with them on this planet in peace"

Episode Title Premiere Date
Episode 1 31/01/1970
Episode 2 07/02/1970
Episode 3 14/02/1970
Episode 4 21/02/1970
Episode 5 28/02/1970
Episode 6 07/03/1970
Episode 7 14/03/1970

Exiled to Earth and now working for UNIT as their scientific advisor, the Doctor is summoned to an underground research centre at Wenley Moor to investigate a series of inexplicable power losses. Initially suspecting sabotage, he soon discovers that the nearby cave system conceals a colony of an ancient reptilian race called the Silurians. Awaking from a hibernation which has lasted millions of years, they are now intent on reclaiming the Earth from Mankind...

Cast & Crew

The Doctor: Jon Pertwee

Liz Shaw: Caroline John

Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart: Nicholas Courtney

Dr. Quinn: Fulton Mackay

Major Baker: Norman Jones

Dr. Lawrence: Peter Miles

Miss Dawson: Thomasine Heiner

Captain Hawkins: Paul Darrow

Masters: Geoffrey Palmer

Silurians (voices): Peter Halliday

Producer: Derrick Sherwin

Director: Timothy Combe

Scriptwriter: Malcolm Hulke

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