DOCTOR WHO: 5th Doctor & Companions Panel Highlights – LI Who 2022

Doctor Who actors Peter Davison, Sarah Sutton, and Janet Fielding gave a panel at the LI Who Meglos 2022 convention to talk about the show, their experiences, and to answer fan questions.

Peter Davison portrays the Fifth Doctor on Doctor Who for 70 episodes from 1981 to 1984 but has also reprised his role for Big Finish audio, in the short Time Crash, and most recently in The Power of the Doctor special. He is also known for his work on The Larkins, Gentleman Jack, Life, Law & Order: UK, The Last Detective, and many more. He also wrote, directed, and starred in The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot, celebrating the 50th anniversary of the show.

Sarah Sutton played Nyssa on Doctor Who, starting with Tom Baker and concluding her run with Peter Davison. She reprised her role in the 1993 Doctor Who: Dimensions in Time short. She is also known for Soldiers of Love, The Moon Stallion, Westway, Late Call, and more. She also appeared in The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot.

Janet Fielding played Tegan on Doctor Who for 65 episodes, played the same role in the Big Finish audio dramas, and recently reprised her role in The Power of the Doctor special. She appeared in The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot as well. Her other roles have included parts in Prisoner Zero, Blind Justice, Murphy’s Mob, Hold the Back Page, and Minder.

This panel was recorded on November 19th, 2022.

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About Kyle Williamson

"Captain" Kyle Williamson is a cosplayer, actor, writer, fan and author of "The Elements of Cosplay: The Costume and Beyond." He has also interviewed hundreds of actors, authors and cosplayers and has moderated panels for conventions such as Wizard World, Retro Con, Terrificon, Farpoint and Shore Leave to name a few. You can follow him on Twitter @captainkylepa and Instagram @captainkylephilly.

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