Doctor - William Hartnell
Ian Chesterton - William Russell
Barbara Wright - Jacqueline Hill
Susan - Carole Ann Ford
Voords - Martin Cort, Peter Stenson,
Altos - Robin Phillips
Sabetha - Katherina Scholfield
Voice of Morpho - Heron Carvic
Warrior - Martin Cort
Darrius - Edmund Warwick
Vasor - Francis de Wolff
Ice Soldiers - Michael Allaby, Alan
James, Peter Stenson, Anthony
Tarron - Henley Thomas
Larn - Michael Allaby
Senior Judge - Raf de la Torre
First Judge - Alan James
Second Judge - Peter Stenson
Kala - Fiona Walker
Aydan - Martin Cort
Eyesen - Donald Pickering
Guard - Alan James
Yartek - Stephen Dartnell
Assistant Floor Manager - Timothy Combe
Associate Producer - Mervyn Pinfield
Costumes - Daphne Dare
Incidental Music - Norman Kay
Make-Up - Jill Summers
Production Assistant - David Conroy
Production Assistant - Penny Joy
Special Sound - Brian Hodgson
Studio Lighting - Peter Murray
Studio Sound - Jack Brummitt
Studio Sound - Tony Milton
Theme Arrangement - Delia Derbyshire
Title Music - Ron Grainer
Materialising on an
island of glass in a sea of acid, the Doctor, Susan, Ian and
Barbara find themselves chosen to embark on a perilous quest set
by Arbitan, Keeper of the Conscience of the planet Marinus.
The Conscience machine has the power to control the minds of
everyone on Marinus, and it is in danger of falling into the
hands of the sinister Yartek, leader of the alien Voord. To
prevent disaster, the TARDIS crew must recover the machine's
operating keys, hidden in various locations around the planet.
Others have attempted this task before - but none have returned.
From Morphoton to Millennius, battling ice soldiers and deadly
plants, overcoming hypnotic conditioning and hostile witnesses,
this trek across Marinus promises to be the four travellers'
most challenging adventure yet.
Things to look out for:
The Doctor shows astonishment that the TARDIS might actually be
All 6 episodes exist.
The Keys of Marinus
Manufactured by: BBC DVD / 2|Entertain
Format: DVD -
Region 2 & 4 - PAL UK Episodic
21st September 2009
■ Commentary - with actors William Russell and Carole
Ann Ford, director John Gorrie and designer Raymond Cusick.
Moderated by Clayton Hickman.
■ The Sets of Marinus - designer Raymond Cusick recalls
his work on this story.
■ Photo Gallery
■ Coming Soon
■ Programme Subtitles
Subtitle Production Notes
The Keys of Marinus
Manufactured by: BBC Video (cat.#6671)
VHS - PAL UK - Episodic
This story was released as a two-tape set.
Not yet released on Audio.
Doctor Who and The Keys of Marinus
Manufactured by: Target
No.38 in the Target Doctor Who Library.