Doctor - William Hartnell
Ian Chesterton - William Russell
Barbara Wright - Jacqueline Hill
Susan - Carole Ann Ford
John - Stephen
Carol Richmond - Ilona Rodgers
Captain Maitland - Lorne Cossette
First Sensorite - Ken Tyllsen
Second Sensorite - Joe Greig
Third Sensorite - Peter Glaze
Fourth Sensorite - Arthur Newall
First Elder - Eric Francis
Second Elder - Bartlett Mullins
First Scientist - Ken Tyllsen
Second Scientist - Joe Greig
Warrior - Joe Greig
Commander - John Bailey
First Human - Martyn Huntley
Second Human - Giles Phibbs
Raymond P. Cusick
Costumes - Daphne Dare
Make-Up - Jill Summers, Sonia Markham
Incidental Music - Norman Kay
Studio Lighting - Peter Murray
Studio Sound - Les Wilkins, Jack Brummitt
Production Assistant - David Conroy
Assistant Floor Managers - Val McCrimmon, Dawn
The Doctor and his
companions land on a spaceship orbiting a distant and mysterious
world, where a human crew lie frozen somewhere between life and
The planet is the Sense-Sphere, home of the Sensorites, beings
of immense intelligence and power. Unable to leave, the Doctor
and his companions must deduce the Sensorites' intentions: are
they friendly, hostile, or frightened? And what is the deadly
secret at the heart of the Sense-Sphere?
Things to look out for:
■ Jacqueline Hill does not appear in Episodes Five and Six, as she
was on holiday in the weeks they were recorded.
■ All 6 episodes exist as 16mm telerecordings.
■ During Episode 1, while The Doctor is delivering his
lines, the camera hits the table in front of him.
■ The drill marks are visible before Maitland starts to
use the drill.
Manufactured by: BBC DVD / 2|Entertain
Format: DVD -
Region 2 & 4 - PAL UK Episodic
■ Looking for Peter - Toby Hadoke goes in search of the
enigmatic Peter R Newman.
■ Vision On - What exactly does a Vision Mixer do?
■ Secret Voices of the Sense-Sphere - Clive Doig reveals
the origins of the eerie Sensorite voices.
■ Photo Gallery
■ Coming Soon Trailer
■ Radio Times Listings
■ Production Subtitles
■ Programme Subtitles
■ Digitally Remastered Picture and Sound Quality
Manufactured by: Target
No.118 in the Target Doctor Who Library.