Doctor Who and the Silurians
Series Doctor Who
Season 7, Episode 10
Air date March 7th, 1970
Writers Malcolm Hulke
Director Timothy Combe
Producers Barry Letts
Starring Jon Pertwee; Caroline John; Nicholas Courtney
Episode guide
Doctor Who and the Silurians (Part 5)
Doctor Who and the Silurians (Part 7)

"Doctor Who and the Silurians (Part 6)" is the tenth episode of series seven of the British science fiction television program Doctor Who, and the 263rd episode of the series overall. It is the sixth chapter in the "Doctor Who and the Silurians" storyline, which is the second story from the season. It was directed by Timothy Combe with a script written by Malcolm Hulke. It first aired on BBC One in the United Kingdom on March 7th, 1970.

Cast Edit

Principal Cast Edit

Actor Role
Jon Pertwee The Doctor
Caroline John Liz Shaw
Nicholas Courtney Alistair Gordon Lethbridge-Stewart

Guest Stars Edit

Actor Role
Brendan Barry Hospital doctor
Simon Cain Silurian/Private Upton
Paul Darrow Captain Hawkins
Pat Gorman Silurian scientist
Peter Halliday Silurian voices
Nigel Johns Young Silurian
Norman Jones Major Baker [1]
Alan Mason Corporal Nutting
Peter Miles Doctor Lawrence
Geoffrey Palmer Masters
Derek Pollitt Private Wright
Richard Steele Sergeant Hart
Dave Carter Ambulance man

Notes & Trivia Edit

See also Edit


The World of Doctor Who

Doctor Who miscellaneous

External Links Edit

References Edit

  1. Archive footage only

"Doctor Who and the Silurians"
This is a multi-part storyline from series seven of Doctor Who and is divided into seven chapters.