5 reasons why Jon Pertwee’s Doctor should be your favourite

As a life-long Doctor Who fan, the hardest and most annoying question to answer is, “Who’s your favourite Doctor?” Here Liam South provides five reasons why the Third Doctor should be your answer…   Pertwee’s era is set predominantly on Earth, meaning that the alien invasions happen around familiar locations.   Pertwee’s Doctor, like Hartnell’s, demands … >

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Two new ‘Doctor Who’ DVDs arriving next month

Koch Media has announced the release of two new Doctor Who DVDs, which will be of particular interest for fans of the Third Doctor’s era. The Doctors: The Jon Pertwee Years arrives on Monday 6 March and features an impressive collection of interviews from the actors and creators who brought the Third Doctor’s world to life in … >

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5 of Jon Pertwee’s best ‘Doctor Who’ stories

In Mindgame, a classic “prison cell” drama from the late ’90s, three diverse life forms are mysteriously transported to a cell somewhere in time & space and forced to fight; a human played by Sophie Aldred (‘Ace’ in Doctor Who), a Sontaran and a Draconian. Buy the Mindgame Saga on DVD on Amazon here. Mindgame … >

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‘Doctor Who’ in 10 seconds: Watch hilarious recap of 1970’s Season 7

The guys at Flight Through Entirety have released a new video summarising every story from the first colour season of Doctor Who in just ten seconds. Following their previous recaps of Season 1, Season 2, Season 3, Season 4, Season 5 and Season 6, Australian fan Brendan Jones takes on Jon Pertwee’s debut season as the Third Doctor. “Get ready for massive lizards, … >

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‘Doctor Who’ star’s son Sean Pertwee is keen to appear in show

Gotham star Sean Pertwee has revealed that he feels like “it would be an honour” to appear in Doctor Who. Jon Pertwee, Sean’s father, played the Third Doctor from 1970 until 1974. Asked on ITV’s This Morning if he would be interested in taking over the role of the Third Doctor on screen, Pertwee told host Eamonn Holmes: “No, I … >

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Is Sean Pertwee up for playing Third Doctor in ‘Doctor Who’?

Gotham star Sean Pertwee has revealed that he would not feel comfortable recreating his father’s iconic Doctor Who role. Jon Pertwee, Sean’s father, played the Third Doctor from 1970 until 1974. Asked if he’d be interested in appearing in Doctor Who, Pertwee told Den of Geek: “I’ve never been asked.” The British actor went on … >

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10 of the Doctor’s best disguises: ‘Doctor Who’ pics gallery

It’s not just the Doctor’s face that changes; the Time Lord has also embarked on a number of disguises and costume changes over the years, with varying degrees of success.   The First Doctor as a Dalek in ‘The Space Museum’   The Third Doctor as a milkman in ‘The Green Death’   The Eleventh … >

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‘Doctor Who’ clips: 5 classic Third Doctor moments

We’ve picked out five of Doctor Who‘s best moments featuring the Third Doctor, as played by Jon Pertwee from 1970–1974…   The Doctor and the Old Silurian: peacemakers amongst the warmongers in ‘The Silurians’   The Doctor takes a trip in ‘Inferno’   The Master’s first story: ‘Terror of the Autons’   The Three Doctors … >

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‘Doctor Who’ at 50: ‘The Green Death’ (1973)

The Doctor, Jo Grant and UNIT investigate a series of deaths in a South Wales Mine, wherein the victims have been found with green glowing skin. There’s toxic waste in the tunnels and giant maggots coming out of the ground. Somehow it all connects to Global Chemicals and their mysterious Boss…   Best moments Episode … >

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