Friday, April 3, 2015
Doctor Who - The Fourth Doctor Adventures: Series 5 Details
Big Finish has released details for the forthcoming Series 5 of the Fourth Doctor Adventures starring Tom Baker and Lalla Ward. The series will be taking place during season 18. The full details of the next series is below and it consists some familiar faces or in this case voices.
The Wave of Destruction by Justin Richards The Doctor and Romana become involved with strange occurrences on a pirate radio station in the 1960s. Karl Theobald plays disc jockey Mark Lanchaster.
The Labyrinth of Buda Castle by Eddie Robson, the Doctor and Romana decide to holiday in another exotic European city, but find that death is stalking the local population. Kate Bracken guest stars as supernatural investigator Celia Soames.
The Paradox Planet and The Legacy of Death, both by Jonathan Morris, take us to the world of Aoris, where two different time zones have declared war on each other. And the Doctor and Romana are trapped on different sides… Simon Rouse plays Drang, Tom Chadbonplays scientist Embery while Emma Campbell-Jones is his assistant Shola.
The Gallery of Ghouls by Alan Barnes finds the Doctor and Romana investigating a waxworks exhibition in Brighton in 1833. Celia Imrie plays Madame Tissot, while Nickolas Graceis the waxworks manager Goole.
The cockney Time Lord Drax, whose only TV appearance was The Armageddon Factor in 1979, makes his comeback in June’s The Trouble With Drax by John Dorney. Ray Brooks takes on the role originally portrayed by Barry Jackson, while the cast also includes John Challis and Hugh Fraser.
The Pursuit of History and Casualties of Time by Nicholas Briggs. David Warner makes his comeback as the mysterious Cuthbert, and his former assistant Mr Dorrick (Toby Hadoke) is back too. Both characters appeared in four releases during the second season of The Fourth Doctor Adventures.
The guest cast also includes David Troughton (Doctor Who: Midnight and The Curse of Peladon) as the Black Guardian.