Creator / Marc Platt
is a writer for Doctor Who
, and famously got the job without any previous experience when he submitted his script for "Ghost Light"
. He went on to write for Big Finish Doctor Who
and the Doctor Who New Adventures
. Notably, the Cyberman arc of season 2 of the new TV series was based on his audio episode "Spare Parts"
, netting him another writing credit in the TV series.