'''Sarah Sutton''' (born 12 December 1961) is a British actress who played the character of Nyssa, companion to the [[Creator/TomBaker Fourth]] and [[Creator/PeterDavison Fifth Doctors]], in the science fiction television series ''Series/DoctorWho''. Nyssa was famous for her "fairy skirt" in her first few stories and for losing her (non-fairy) skirt in her final story, "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS20E4Terminus Terminus]]". She returned to ''Doctor Who'', sort of, making a cameo as herself in "Recap/TheFiveishDoctorsReboot".

Previous to playing Nyssa, Sutton appeared in television adaptations of ''Literature/{{Alice| in Wonderland}} Literature/ThroughTheLookingGlass'' and ''Theatre/TheCrucible''.