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The Silurian Candidate
(Matthew J Elliott)

The year is 2085, and planet Earth remains on the edge of a nuclear precipice. At any moment, either of two vast rival power blocs, to the West and the East, might unleash a torrent of missiles, bringing about the terrible certainty of Mutual Assured Destruction.

But there is another way - or so Professor Ruth Drexler believes. Hence her secret mission deep in Eastern bloc territory, to uncover a hidden city, never before glimpsed by human eyes: the Parliament of the Silurians, the lizard people who ruled the Earth before humankind.

There, she’ll encounter a time-travelling Doctor, who knows the Silurians well. A Doctor on a secret mission of his own.




 

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Notes:
  • Featuring the Seventh Doctor, Melanie Bush and Ace
  • Number of Episodes: 4
  • Cover Length: 120 minutes
  • Episode Lengths: 1 = 25'05", 2 = 27'24", 3 = 30'40", 4 = 29'36"
  • Total Length: 112'45"
  • Also features 25 minutes of trailers, music and special behind-the-scenes interviews with the cast and producers.
  • Cover Illustration: Anthony Lamb
  • Recorded: 2nd and 3rd May 2017
  • Recording Location: Moat Studios
  • Released: September 2017
  • ISBN: 978-1-78178-807-3


 

Full Cast List:

The Doctor Sylvester McCoy
Mel Bonnie Langford
Ace Sophie Aldred
Ruth Drexler/ Avvox Fiona Sheehan
Chairman Bart Falco Nicholas Asbury
Chordok Nicholas Briggs
Karlas Caitlin Thorburn
Gorrister Ignatius Anthony

Director Shen

Louise Mai Newberry
   

The Production Team:

Writers Matthew J Elliott
Director Ken Bentley
Sound Luke Pietnik
Music Howard Carter
Theme Music David Darlington
Script Editor Alan Barnes
Producer David Richardson
Executive Producers Nicholas Briggs and Jason Haigh-Ellery
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Big Finish Magazine - Vortex: Issue 103 (September 2017)

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Vortex: Issue 103
 Issue 103 of 'Vortex - The Big Finish Magazine' was also sent out to subscribers with this release.

  In this issue...

    1. Editorial - Kenny

    2. Sneak Preview - Tales From New Earth

    3. Article - Captain Scarlet - Spectrum Is Gold

    4. Vortex Mail

    5. Article - Bernice Summerfield - Unbound Enthusiasm

    6. Article -
    Listen Again - The Company of Friends

    7. Article - The Time Machine - Back in Time

    8. Article - Doctor Who - Two Good!

    9. Coming Soon - Forthcoming Audio Releases – September 2017 - May 2018



Published By: Big Finish Productions Ltd
Managing Editor: Jason Haigh-Ellery
Editor: Kenny Smith
Executive Producer: Nicholas Briggs
Senior Producer: David Richardson
Design: Mark Plastow
Published: September 2017
Page Count: 24

 

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