Episode Number:

Episode Title:

Transmission Date:


Ratings (in Millions):

Series 2: Episode 8

The Impossible Planet


45mins approx


Series 2: Episode 9

The Satan Pit


45mins approx





Script Editor:



Two / 28

David Tennant

Phil Collinson

Simon Winstone

Matt Jones

James Strong



The Doctor - David Tennant

Rose - Billie Piper



Mr Jefferson - Danny Webb

Zachary Cross Flane - Shaun Parkes

Ida Scott - Claire Rushbrook

Toby Zedd - Will Thorp

Danny Bartock - Ronny Jhutti

Scooti Manista - MyAnna Buring

The Ood - Paul Kasey

The Voice of the Beast - Gabriel Woolf

The Voice of the Ood - Silas Carson



1st Assistant Director - Gareth Williams

2nd Assistant Director - Steffan Morris

3rd Assistant Director - Lynsey Muir

Location Managers - Lowri Thomas, Gareth Skelding

Unit Manager - Rhys Griffiths

Production Co-ordinator - Jess van Niekerk

Production / Script Secretary - Claire Roberts

Production Runner - Victoria Wheel

A / Production Accountants - Debi Griffiths, Kath Blackman

Continuity - Non Eleri Hughes

Script Editor - Simon Winstone

Camera Operator - Jamie Harcourt

Focus Puller - Terry Bartlett

Grip - John Robinson

Boom Operators - Jeff Welch, Rhydian Yeoman

Gaffer - Mark Hutchings

Best Boy - Peter Chester

Choreographer - Ailsa Berk

Stunt Co-ordinator - Bill Davey

Supervising Art Director - Stephen Nicholas

Art Dept Production Manager - Jonathan Marquand Allison

Standby Art Director - Arwel Wyn Jones

A / Supervising Art Director - James North

Design Assistants - Peter McKinstry, Ian Bunting, Al Roberts

Standby Props - Phil Shellard, Laurie Guinee

Set Decorator - Tim Dickel

Property Master - Adrian Anscombe

Production Buyer - Catherine Samuel

Assistant Props Master - Paul Aiken

Art Department Co-ordinator - Matthew North

Props Chargehand - Phil Lyons

Props Storeman - Stuart Wooddisse

Specialist Prop Maker - Mark Cordory

Prop Maker - Penny Howarth

Construction Manager - Matthew Hywel-Davies

Construction Chargehand - Allen Jones

Storyboard Artist - Shaun Williams

Graphics - BBC Wales Graphics

Costume Supervisor - Anna Lau

Costume Assistants - Lindsay Bonaccorsi, Kirsty Wilkinson

Make-Up Artists - Anwen Davies, Steve Smith, Moira Thomson

Prosthetics Supervisor - Rob Mayor

Prosthetics Technicians - Jo Glover, Martin Rezard

On Line Editor - Matthew Clarke

Colourist - Mick Vincent

3D Artists - Will Pryor, Mark Wallman, Matt McKinney, Serena Cacciato, Chris Petts, Chris Tucker, Paul Burton,

                  Nick Webber, Jean Claude Deguara, Jean Yves Auoduard, Nicholas Hernandez, Neil Roche, Adam Burnett

2D Artists - Simon Holden, Sara Bennett, Michael Harrison, Bronwyn Edwards, Joseph Courtis, Melissa Butler-Adams,                   Russell Horth, Sandra Roach

Digital Matte Artists - Alex Fort, Ilyas Kaduji

Visual Effects Co-ordinator - Kim Phelan

Casting Associate - Andy Brierley

Assistant Editors - Ceres Doyle, Matt Mullins

Post Production Supervisors - Samantha Hall, Chris Blatchford

Post Production Co-ordinator - Marie Brown

Model Unit Supervisor - Mike Tucker

Dubbing Mixer - Tim Ricketts

Sound Editors - Paul McFadden, Doug Sinclair

Sound FX Editor - Paul Jefferies

Finance Manager - Richard Pugsley


With thanks to the BBC National Orchestra of Wales


Original Theme Music - Ron Grainer

Casting Director - Andy Pryor CDG

Production Accountant - Endaf Emyr Williams

Sound Recordist - Richard Dyer

Costume Designer - Louise Page

Make-Up Designer - Sheelagh Wells

Music - Murray Gold

Visual Effects - The Mill

Visual FX Producer - Will Cohen

Visual FX Supervisor - Dave Houghton

Special Effects - Any Effects

Prosthetics - Neill Gorton and Millennium Effects

Editor - Mike Jones

Production Designer - Edward Thomas

Director of Photography - Enest Vincze BSC

Production Manager - Tracie Simpson

Executive Producers - Russell T Davies, Julie Gardner



Rose finds herself further away from home than ever before, on a desolate world in the orbit of a Black Hole, in the first episode of this two-part story. Trapped with an Earth expedition and the mysterious Ood, the time-travellers face an even greater danger as something ancient beneath the planet's surface begins to awake.



Working Title:



Things to look out for:

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The complete Episode exists.



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 Title Information:

  • Series Two: Volume 4
  • Edited episodic format
  • UK PAL - Released August 7th 2006
  • BBC DVD cat.#1963
  • Contains: "The Impossible Planet", "The Satan Pit", "Love & Monsters".

 Special Features:



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 Title Information:

  • The Complete Second Series Box-set
  • Edited episodic format
  • UK PAL - Released November 20th 2006
  • BBC DVD cat.#2122

 Special Features:

  • Coming Soon...


Not yet released on Audio.



Not yet released as a Book.


Coming Soon


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