Tuesday, 9 September 2014

News Happy Birthday Amy Manson



Happy Birthday Amy Manson



For all you Torchwood heads, Amy Manson played the role of Alice Guppy, a Torchwood agent from the early 1900’s. 

Happy Birthday Amy,

Did you know on this day in 1967, Episode 2 of The Tomb of the Cybermen was broadcast?  It was Season 5, Victor Pemberton was Script Editor, and Patrick Troughton was the Third Doctor with companions Jamie McCrimmon and Victoria Waterfield.
Writer was Kit Pedler and Gerry Davis and Director was Morris Barry. 

On Telos, a team of archaeologists penetrate the tomb of the long forgotten Cybermen...



In 1978, Episode 2 of The Ribos Operation was broadcast.  It was Season 16, Anthony Read was Script Editor and Tom Baker was the Fourth Doctor with companions Romana and K-9.
Writer was Robert Holmes and Director George Spenton-Foster.

A galactic conman is trying to ‘sell’ the planet Ribos to a deposed Tyrant*



Others with birthdays today are: Adam Sandler, Hugh Grant, Michael Buble, Eric Stonestreet, Otis Redding (1941-1967)


Resources
©BBC Doctor Who 1963
Campbell (2000) Doctor Who Pocket Essential Guide


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