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Dr Who: Planet of the Spiders

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Written by Robert Sloman.
A complete adventure in one programme, starring Jon Pertwee as Dr Who.
A Tibetan style monastery In rural England; a stage magician with uncanny powers; an alien crystal... these are the strands of the sinister web woven by the Metabelis Spiders.

Contributors

Writer: Robert Sloman
Director: Barry Letts
Mike Yates: Richard Franklin
Dr Who: Jon Pertwee
Brigadier: Nicholas Courtney
Lapton: John Dearth
Prof Herbert Clegg: Cyril Shaps
Cho-Je: Kevin Lindsay
Sarah Jane: Elisabeth Sladen
Tommy: John Kane
Sgt Benton: John Levene
Tuar: Ralph Arliss
Arak: Gareth Hunt
K'anpo: George Cormack

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Dr Who: Planet of the Spiders

BBC One London, 27 December 1974 14.45






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