On Saturday 23rd
November 1963, on BBC 1, a television legend was born.
The opening episode of
Doctor Who was transmitted, and for the next month the
mysterious traveller in time and space embarked upon his first
adventure with granddaughter Susan, and reluctant companions Ian
and Barbara, as the foursome faced the perils of the stone age.
For the very first
time, presented here are commentaries for all four episodes of
Doctor Who's opening story, as well as the original unbroadcast
Moderated by actor,
comedian and cult television enthusiast Toby Hadoke, this
release features William Russell (Ian Chesterton),
Jeremy Young (Kal), Waris Hussein (Director),
Brian Hodgson (Special Sound) and Clive Doig (Vision
These CDs can be enjoyed on their
own or played in conjunction with the official BBC DVD release.