The best guest actors of season 5 of "Doctor Who"

by JohnSlash | created - 28 Mar 2014 | updated - 10 Apr 2014 | Public

In order from greatest to least.

1. Peter Barkworth

Actor | Where Eagles Dare

Peter Barkworth was born on January 14, 1929 in Margate, Kent, England as Peter Wynn Barkworth. He was an actor, known for Where Eagles Dare (1968), Patton (1970) and BBC2 Play of the Week (1977). He died on October 21, 2006 in Hampstead, London, England.


(The Ice Warriors)

2. Bernard Bresslaw

Actor | Krull

A RADA scholar who was spotted by Laurence Olivier, Bernard Bresslaw got professional security from the "Carry On" films but was typecast (as TV's The Army Game (1957) had done earlier). He was beginning to extend himself through stage work when, in 1993, just before a performance in "The Taming Of...


(The Ice Warriors)

3. Wendy Gifford

Actress | Sentimental Education

Wendy was educated at Grammar School and the the University of Cambridge. She acted with drama societies, then rep. and the Royal Shakespeare Company. On television, she appeared in many dramas for the BBC and ITV and interpersed with theatre and radio. She is also a qualified teacher of French and...

Miss Garrett

(The Ice Warriors)

4. Mary Peach

Actress | The Projected Man

Mary Peach was born on October 20, 1934 in Durban, South Africa. She is an actress, known for The Projected Man (1966), The Three Musketeers (1966) and Scrooge (1970).

Astrid Ferrier

(The Enemy of the World)

5. Colin Douglas

Actor | The Children of the New Forest

Colin Douglas was born on July 28, 1912 in Newcastle, England as Colin Martin Douglas. He was an actor, known for The Children of the New Forest (1964), Gamble for a Throne (1961) and The Crawling Eye (1958). He was married to Gina Cachia. He died on December 21, 1991 in London, England.

Donald Bruce

(The Enemy of the World)

6. Peter Sallis

Actor | The Curse of the Were-Rabbit

Peter Sallis was born on February 1, 1921 in Twickenham, Middlesex, England as Peter John Sallis. He was an actor, known for Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit (2005), Last of the Summer Wine (1973) and The Wrong Trousers (1993). He was married to Elaine Usher. He died on June 2, ...


(The Ice Warriors)

7. Wolfe Morris

Actor | The Message

British character actor of Ukrainian-Jewish ancestry. Prolific on stage and screen, he was especially adept at impersonating people from diverse ethnicities, including Indians, Arabs, Japanese, Mexicans and Boers. He was a graduate of RADA and winner of the Forbes-Robertson and Kendal prizes. ...


(The Abominable Snowmen)

8. Victor Maddern

Actor | The Siege of Pinchgut

Victor Maddern was born on March 16, 1928 in Seven Kings, Ilford, Essex, England as Victor Jack Maddern. He was an actor, known for Four Desperate Men (1959), Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (1968) and I'm All Right Jack (1959). He was married to Joan Neuville. He died on June 22, 1993 in London, England.


(Fury from the Deep)

9. Nicholas Courtney

Actor | Doctor Who

Nicholas Courtney was born in Egypt, the son of a British diplomat. His early years were spent in Kenya and France and he was called up for National Service at the age of 18. After 18 months of duty in the British forces, Courtney joined the Webber Douglas drama school. He spent two years there and...

Colonel Lethbridge-Stewart

(The Web of Fear)

10. Anne Ridler

Actress | My Friend Charles

Anne Ridler was born on February 8, 1930 in Tianjin, China as Joan Anne Ridler. She was an actress, known for My Friend Charles (1956), The Scarf (1959) and Doctor Who (1963). She was married to Ruric Powell and Emrys Jones. She died on February 2, 2011 in England.

Dr Gemma Corwyn

(The Wheel in Space)

11. George Pravda

Actor | Thunderball

George Pravda was born on June 19, 1918 in Prague, Bohemia, Austria-Hungary as Jirí Pravda. He was an actor, known for Thunderball (1965), The Man in the Mirror (1966) and The Monsters (1962). He was married to Hana Maria Pravda. He died on April 30, 1985 in London, England.


(The Enemy of the World)

12. Tina Packer

Actress | David Copperfield

Tina Packer was born on September 28, 1938 in Wolverhampton, England as Christina Packer. She is an actress, known for David Copperfield (1966), Doctor Who (1963) and Two a Penny (1967).

Anne Travers

(The Web of Fear)

13. Adam Verney

Actor | Doctor Who

Adam Verney was born on August 26, 1944 in Norwich, Norfolk, England as Adam John Verney. He is an actor, known for Doctor Who (1963), Crime of Passion (1970) and Doctor in the House (1969).


(The Enemy of the World)

14. Roy Spencer

Special_effects | Superman

Roy Spencer is known for his work on Superman (1978), Krull (1983) and Batman (1989).

Frank Harris

(Fury from the Deep)

15. Bill Kerr

Actor | Gallipoli

In the 1950s, Bill Kerr was one of Tony Hancock's regular sidekicks in the popular radio series 'Hancock's Half Hour'. In the first series he was smarter than Tony, but as the series progressed he became more and more stupid and childlike, regularly calling Tony 'Tubb'. Despite remaining on the ...

Giles Kent

(The Enemy of the World)

16. Jack Woolgar

Actor | The Intruder

Jack Woolgar was born on September 15, 1913 in Thames Ditton, Surrey, England as Jack William Woolgar. He was an actor and producer, known for The Intruder (1972), Soldier and Me (1974) and Coronation Street (1960). He was married to Elizabeth Mann. He died on July 14, 1978 in Huddersfield, ...

Staff Sgt. Arnold

(The Web of Fear)

17. Jack Watling

Actor | A Night to Remember

Jack Watling was born on January 13, 1923 in Chingford, Essex, England as Jack Stanley Watling. He was an actor, known for A Night to Remember (1958), The Winslow Boy (1948) and The Nanny (1965). He was married to Patricia Hicks. He died on May 22, 2001 in Chelmsford, Essex.

Professor Travers

(The Abominable Snowmen/The Web of Fear)

18. Charles Morgan

Actor | Sergeant Cork

Charles Morgan was born on July 21, 1909 in Bedwellty, Monmouthshire, Wales as Charles Walter Morgan. He was an actor, known for Sergeant Cork (1963), Cover Her Face (1985) and Doctor Who (1963). He was married to Stella Guthrie. He died in May 1994 in Surrey, England.


(The Abominable Snowmen)

19. Eric Flynn

Actor | A Challenge for Robin Hood

Eric Flynn was born on December 13, 1939 in Hainan Island, China as Eric William Flynn. He was an actor, known for A Challenge for Robin Hood (1967), Empire of the Sun (1987) and The Zero Option (1988). He was married to Caroline Forbes and Fern Warner. He died on March 4, 2002 in Pembrokeshire, ...

Leo Ryan

(The Wheel in Space)

20. Clare Jenkins

Actress | Ivanhoe

Clare Jenkins is an actress, known for Ivanhoe (1970), Doctor Who (1963) and My Partner the Ghost (1969).

Tanya Lernov

(The Wheel in Space)

21. George Waring

Actor | Mixed Blessings

George Waring was born on February 20, 1925 in Eccles, Lancashire, England as George Edward Waring. He was an actor, known for Mixed Blessings (1978), Tightrope (1972) and Doctor Who (1963). He was married to Geraldine Gwyther and Gerty Lave. He died on February 15, 2010 in England.


(The Ice Warriors)

22. Aubrey Richards

Actor | Endless Night

Aubrey Richards was born on June 6, 1920 in Swansea, Wales as John Aubrey Richards. He was an actor, known for Endless Night (1972), Under Milk Wood (1971) and Doctor Who (1963). He was married to Diana Boddington. He died on May 29, 2000 in Chipping Barnet, Hertfordshire, England.

Professor Parry

(The Tomb of the Cybermen)

23. Kenneth Watson

Actor | Doctor Who

Kenneth Watson was born on November 16, 1931 in London, England as Kenneth Murray Watson. He was an actor, known for Doctor Who (1963), Coronation Street (1960) and Emmerdale (1972). He died on July 21, 1998 in London.

Bill Duggan

(The Wheel in Space)

24. David Spenser

Actor | A Farewell to Arms

David Spenser was born on March 12, 1934 in Colombo, Ceylon as David De Saram. He was an actor and director, known for A Farewell to Arms (1966), Paul of Tarsus (1960) and The Earth Dies Screaming (1964). He died on July 20, 2013 in Spain.


(The Abominable Snowmen)

25. Christopher Burgess

Actor | Doctor Who

Christopher Burgess was born on December 15, 1926. He was an actor, known for Doctor Who (1963), North & South (1975) and Sherlock Holmes (1964). He died on August 25, 2013 in England.


(The Enemy of the World)

26. Carmen Munroe

Actress | Doctor Who

Carmen Munroe was born on November 12, 1932 in Berbice, British Guiana as Carmen Steele. She is an actress, known for Doctor Who (1963), Desmond's (1989) and From a Bird's Eye View (1970).


(The Enemy of the World)

27. Margaret Hickey

Actress | Doctor Who

Margaret Hickey was an actress, known for Doctor Who (1963). She died on June 1, 2010.


(The Enemy of the World)

Recently Viewed