Big Finish has announced details of the fifth volume of Third Doctor Adventures with not one but two re-castings! Alongside Katy Manning, John Levene and Tim Treloar, Jon Culshaw will be playing the Brigadier and Daisy Ashbrook, daughter of Caroline John, will be playing Liz Shaw! The news item is: BRIGADIER, BENTON AND LIZ RETURN.
While we wait for Rosa, don’t forget to check out the latest Big Finish bargains, and this week it’s the Third Doctor. A varied mix, including the time when Jo met the Scorchies! Details: THIRTEENTH DOCTOR SPECIAL OFFERS WEEK 3. +++ Message Ends +++
I put together some thoughts on the highly enjoyable Third Doctor Adventures Volume 03 for CultBox. It’s two great stories from Nick Briggs and Andrew Smith with Katy Manning back as Jo Grant. Tim Treloar is in good form as the Third Doctor and it’s well worth a listen. The review is: Doctor Who: The Third Doctor Adventures…
Tim Treloar returns to the role of the Third Doctor in THE THIRD DOCTOR ADVENTURES VOLUME 02, a pair of stories over four discs with a fifth disc of behind the scenes material. I enjoyed the first volume, but this is better with a more confident portrayal by Tim Treloar and the part-narrative style has been dropped.…
My review for the Third Doctor Adventures Volume 1 is over on CultBox. Summary: I like it and it’s worth buying. A more detailed review will appear here (this is a busy month), until then check out ‘Doctor Who’ audio review: Volume 1 of Big Finish’s ‘Third Doctor Adventures’. -+- Message Ends -+-
And there’s more timeline goodness. On the Big Finish forum we don’t only have The Companions’ Timelines Index but also The Doctors’ Timelines Index. This is an epic piece of work in progress and is available here: The Doctors’ Timelines Index. Thanks to Tim / forum user billy2. === Message Ends ===
Great news from Big Finish – their licence for Doctor Who has been extended to 2020! Although expected (due to the recent UNIT Extinction announcement) this is still good news. The full story is here: DOCTOR WHO: LICENCED EXTENDED TO 2020!