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Behind the Sofa – Doctor Who – The Collection: Season 17

Katy is one of the guest viewers taking part in the Behind The Sofa episodes looking at Season 17 of Doctor Who. Katy is paired with Nicola Bryant who played Peri Brown with the Fifth and Sixth Doctors. They give their thoughts on Destiny of the Daleks, City of Death, The Creature from the Pit,…

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Doctor Who | The Collection: Season 8

Doctor Who: The Collection – Season 8, featuring Jon Pertwee as the iconic Time Lord. All 25 episodes newly restored for Blu-ray and packed with hours of new and existing bonus material. Stories: • Terror Of The Autons • The Mind Of Evil • The Claws Of Axos • Colony In Space • The Daemons…

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Katy receives a special award

On Saturday 7th December 2019 ‘The Sisterhood of Karn’ held a special celebratory gathering to mark 25 years as the UK’s premiere LGBT Doctor Who fan group. They were joined by actress Katy Manning, who played companion Jo Grant opposite Jon Pertwee’s Doctor in the 1970s, and were thrilled to present her with an award recognising her status as ‘A TRUE…

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Doctor Who – The Collection – Season 10

The first jam-packed release for Jon Pertwee’s Third Doctor, Doctor Who – The Collection: Season 10, debuts on Monday 8th July, the very day after Pertwee himself would have turned 100. In 1973, Doctor Who celebrated its tenth anniversary with a very special story reuniting the first two Doctors – William Hartnell and Patrick Troughton…

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Doctor Who – Short Trips: The Same Face

A new Short Trips is released this month, The Same Face starring Katy Manning. No one survives in politics on Samael. Felicity Morgan has learnt this the hard way, as she keeps being assassinated. However, she has a secret. A secret that has kept her alive. A secret that has propelled her to the top…

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Doctor Who Infinity

Katy voices two new digital interactive games from Tiny Rebel Games. Doctor Who Infinity Story 2: The Orphans of the Polyoptra Written by Gary Russell (as his final Doctor Who story), drawn by David Roach, and coloured by Dylan Teague. Voice over was recorded with Katy Manning (“Jo Grant”) and directed by Gary Russell. The…

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Pointless Celebrities

Katy Manning and Peter Davison appear on a sci fi edition of the quiz, featuring Hattie Hayridge, Jessie Cave, Peter Davison, Katy Manning, Paul Darrow, Michael Keating, Kiran Shah and Jimmy Vee.

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The Third Doctor and the Cybermen!

A story that Doctor Who fans have been asking for since 1974… the Third Doctor will face the Cybermen in the The Third Doctor Adventures Volume Four. Recording is now finished on the latest volume of The Third Doctor Adventures, and the second tale is set to be an unforgettable adventure as the Cybermen make their Third Doctor debut in The…

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Doctor Who Magazine 508

Doctor Who Magazine Issue 508 is a special issue looking back to the show’s grooviest decade, the 1970’s. In this special issue, DWM brought together Jo Grant actress Katy Manning with one of her biggest fans, Doctor Who writer and actor Mark Gatiss. Mark remembers the first time he saw Katy on screen in her début adventure,…

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The Lives of Captain Jack

1. The Year After I Died by Guy Adams Set in the year 200,101, on an Earth ravaged by the Daleks, Jack struggles to save humanity from its oldest enemy. 2. Wednesdays For Beginners by James Goss Jack and Jackie Tyler must unite to rescue the Powell Estate from a force whose name Jackie can…

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UNIT: Assembled

New and classic eras of UNIT will come together in Big Finish’s four-disc audio drama UNIT: Assembled, which is released in May 2017. The ongoing series, which tells the further adventures of Kate Stewart (Jemma Redgrave) and Osgood (Ingrid Oliver) gains three special recruits for the box set – Jo Jones (Katy Manning), John Benton…

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The Third Doctor Adventures Volume 02

The adventures of the Third Doctor and Jo Grant continue!. 2.1 The Transcendence of Ephros by Guy Adams The Doctor and Jo arrive on the dying planet Ephros, where Galactux Power Inc is exploiting the world’s remaining resources. But something is stirring beneath the surface… 2.2 The Hidden Realm by David Llewellyn The Doctor and…

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Doctor Who Collectors Set The 3rd Doctor

This 5.5″ figure set is presented in collectors series window box packaging. The 3rd Doctor set contains The Master, 3rd Doctor in variant outfit and Jo Grant in Variant Outfit. This set can contain either the Smiling or Neutral Jo Grant face sculpt. Available to order in the USA from www.amazon.com In the UK only…

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Dracula

When a young solicitor, Jonathan Harker, visits the heart of Transylvania – ostensibly to meet reclusive nobleman Count Dracula – he cannot begin to imagine what horrors might lie in store for him there… or the chain of events he will set in motion at Castle Dracula. Soon, Dracula’s bloodlust spreads to England’s shores, and…

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The Confessions of Dorian Gray: The Spirits of Christmas

Inspired by Oscar Wilde‘s classic story of hedonism and corruption, The Confessions of Dorian Gray imagines a world where Dorian Gray was real, and his friendship with Oscar Wilde once spawned the notorious novel. Starring Alexander Vlahos as Dorian Gray, The Spirits of Christmas comprises two hour-long festive episodes, pitching Dorian against a slew of…

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The Third Doctor Adventures Volume 01

Prisoners of the Lake (by Justin Richards) Captain Mike Yates is investigating the disappearance of artefacts from an archaeological site deep below Dunstanton Lake. It’s hardly a job for UNIT. But when the team discover a mysterious ancient structure buried deep underwater, all that changes. When chief archaeologist Freda Mattingly ventures inside, she soon realises…

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Wildthyme Reloaded

Join trans-temporal adventuress Iris Wildthyme (Katy Manning) for a series of eight brand-new half-hour episodes as she travels through time and space aboard her trusty double-decker bus, accompanied by her new friend Captain Turner! 1. Comeback of the Scorchies by James Goss One-hit ‘80s wonder, Brian Bonamy, is back – and he’s wowing the crowds of Margate! But…

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Casualty

You may have seen the photos of Katy meeting Peter Capaldi on the set of Doctor Who. Katy was at the studios filming an upcoming episode of Casualty for BBC One and dropped by the TARDIS to meet the current Time Lord.  The episode airs 21st February. BBC Casualty website

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