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Doctor Who

The Invasion of Time: Part One (Season 15, Episode 21)
TV Episode | 25 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

The Doctor returns to Gallifrey to become the President of the high council of time lords. But Leela finds the Doctor is acting out of character and she is proved correct, when it is revealed that the Doctor has betrayed his own people and...See moreThe Doctor returns to Gallifrey to become the President of the high council of time lords. But Leela finds the Doctor is acting out of character and she is proved correct, when it is revealed that the Doctor has betrayed his own people and is working for Invisible aliens known as the Vardans who have taken control of the citadel and The Doctor has banished members of the high council and Leela to the wasteland outside the Citadel. But the Doctor has his own agenda, he is planning to thwart the Vardans scheme and time-loop their planet. But what the Doctor doesn't know, is that the Vardans are working for the Sontarans who are the real masterminds and are preparing to invade Gallifrey. Written by Daniel Williamson See less
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Writers
Anthony Read (by) (as David Agnew) | Graham Williams (by) (as David Agnew)
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Updated Feb 4, 1978

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Feb 4, 1978 (United Kingdom)
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17 cast members
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Tom Baker
Doctor Who Doctor Who   See fewer
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Stan McGowan
Vardan (voice) Vardan (voice)   See fewer
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Tom Kelly
Vardan (voice) Vardan (voice)   See fewer
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Milton Johns
Kelner Kelner   See fewer
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John Arnatt
Borusa Borusa   See fewer
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Dennis Edwards
Lord Gomer Lord Gomer   See fewer
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Reginald Jessup
Lord Savar Lord Savar   See fewer
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Charles Morgan
Gold Usher Gold Usher   See fewer
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John Leeson
K9 (voice) K9 (voice)   See fewer
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Christopher Christou
Guard (uncredited) Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eric Danot
Castellan Guard (uncredited) Castellan Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Michael Harley
Bodyguard (uncredited) Bodyguard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Giles Melville
Extra (uncredited) Extra (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mike Mungarvan
Outsider (uncredited) Outsider (uncredited)   See fewer
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Peter Roy
Gallifreyan Guard (uncredited) Gallifreyan Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.6 / 10 | 263 votes