The British Film Institute’s year-long celebration of Doctor Who’s fiftieth anniversary got underway last month with a screening of An Unearthly Child, and a panel discussion with several members of the original cast and crew, including director Waris Hussein, Carole Ann Ford (Susan Foreman), William Russell (Ian Chesterton), and Jeremy Young (Kal, pictured above).
Writer Mark Gatiss also briefly discussed An Adventure in Space and Time that chronicles the development of Doctor Who. Spoilers: it’s in color.
The next BFI event will be a screening and discussion of The Mind of Evil on March 10 at 2 p.m.
Daniel is the owner and Managing Editor of Time and The – !. He's been a fan of Doctor Who since watching Tom Baker regenerate into Peter Davison on his local PBS station as a kid. He launched Time and The – ! in 2011 after having the bright (?) idea to watch every Doctor Who story from the beginning and blog about it. (Yeah, he's way behind.)