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Wendy Padbury (born 7 December 1947) is an English actress, best known for playing Series/DoctorWho companion Zoe Heriot from 1968-69, alongside Creator/PatrickTroughton's Second Doctor.

After retiring from on-screen acting, she became a theatrical agent. She counted fellow Doctor Who actors Creator/NicholasCourtney, Creator/ColinBaker and Creator/MarkStrickson among her clients, and famously discovered a young actor called Creator/MattSmith at the National Youth Theatre.

Since 2007, she has reprised the role of Zoe in audio form for AudioPlay/BigFinishDoctorWho, starting with "[[Recap/BigFinishDoctorWhoCCS1E2FearOfTheDaleks Fear of the Daleks]]".

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Wendy Padbury (born 7 December 1947) is an English actress, best known for playing Series/DoctorWho ''Series/DoctorWho'' companion Zoe Heriot from 1968-69, alongside Creator/PatrickTroughton's Second Doctor.

After retiring from on-screen acting, she became a theatrical agent. She counted fellow Doctor Who ''Doctor Who'' actors Creator/NicholasCourtney, Creator/ColinBaker and Creator/MarkStrickson among her clients, and famously discovered a young actor called Creator/MattSmith at the National Youth Theatre.

Since 2007, she has reprised the role of Zoe in audio form for AudioPlay/BigFinishDoctorWho, ''AudioPlay/BigFinishDoctorWho'', starting with "[[Recap/BigFinishDoctorWhoCCS1E2FearOfTheDaleks Fear of the Daleks]]".



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* Film/TheBloodOnSatansClaw as Cathy Vespers (1971)

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* Film/TheBloodOnSatansClaw ''Film/TheBloodOnSatansClaw'' as Cathy Vespers (1971)



* Series/{{Crossroads}} as Stephanie "Stevie" Harris (1965-66, 97 episodes)
* Series/DoctorWho as Zoe Herriot (1967-68, 1983[[note]]She reprised her role as Zoe in a cameo in the 20th anniversary special "[[Recap/DoctorWho20thASTheFiveDoctors The Five Doctors]]"[[/note]]; 9 serials, 48 episodes)
* Series/ZCars as Christina (1 episode, 1971)
* Series/{{Emmerdale}} as Rosemary Roberts (6 episodes, 1987)
* Series/TheBill as a Manageress (1 episode, 1991)

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* Series/{{Crossroads}} ''Series/{{Crossroads}}'' as Stephanie "Stevie" Harris (1965-66, 97 episodes)
* Series/DoctorWho ''Series/DoctorWho'' as Zoe Herriot (1967-68, 1983[[note]]She reprised her role as Zoe in a cameo in the 20th anniversary special "[[Recap/DoctorWho20thASTheFiveDoctors The Five Doctors]]"[[/note]]; 9 serials, 48 episodes)
* Series/ZCars ''Series/ZCars'' as Christina (1 episode, 1971)
* Series/{{Emmerdale}} ''Series/{{Emmerdale}}'' as Rosemary Roberts (6 episodes, 1987)
* Series/TheBill ''Series/TheBill'' as a Manageress (1 episode, 1991)



* "[[WesternAnimation/SuperTed Super Safe With SuperTed]]" as Blotch (1986)

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* "[[WesternAnimation/SuperTed ''[[WesternAnimation/SuperTed Super Safe With SuperTed]]" SuperTed]]'' as Blotch (1986)



* YouSoundFamiliar: In addition to reprising her role as Zoe for AudioPlay/BigFinishDoctorWho, she has also voiced Lorraine Baynes in "[[Recap/BigFinishDoctorWho048Davros Davros]]" and the Time Eater in "[[Recap/BigFinishDoctorWhoJALS3E4Chronoclasm Chronoclasm]]".

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* YouSoundFamiliar: In addition to reprising her role as Zoe for AudioPlay/BigFinishDoctorWho, she has also voiced Lorraine Baynes in "[[Recap/BigFinishDoctorWho048Davros Davros]]" and the Time Eater in "[[Recap/BigFinishDoctorWhoJALS3E4Chronoclasm Chronoclasm]]".Chronoclasm]]".

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After retiring from on-screen acting, she became a theatrical agent. She counted fellow Doctor Who actors Creator/NicholasCourtney, Creator/ColinBaker and Mark Strickson among her clients, and famously discovered a young actor called Creator/MattSmith at the National Youth Theatre.

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After retiring from on-screen acting, she became a theatrical agent. She counted fellow Doctor Who actors Creator/NicholasCourtney, Creator/ColinBaker and Mark Strickson Creator/MarkStrickson among her clients, and famously discovered a young actor called Creator/MattSmith at the National Youth Theatre.


* Series/Emmerdale as Rosemary Roberts (6 episodes, 1987)

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* Series/Emmerdale Series/{{Emmerdale}} as Rosemary Roberts (6 episodes, 1987)


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* AudioPlay/BigFinishDoctorWho:
** 1 story as Lorraine Baynes (2003)
** 22 stories as Zoe Heriot (2007-present)
** 1 story as the Time Eater (2011)



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* "[[WesternAnimation/SuperTed Super Safe With SuperTed]]" as Blotch (1986)

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* Film/TheBloodOnSatansClaw as Cathy Vespers (1971)

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!!Works she has appeared in:
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* Series/{{Crossroads}} as Stephanie "Stevie" Harris (1965-66, 97 episodes)
* Series/DoctorWho as Zoe Herriot (1967-68, 1983[[note]]She reprised her role as Zoe in a cameo in the 20th anniversary special "[[Recap/DoctorWho20thASTheFiveDoctors The Five Doctors]]"[[/note]]; 9 serials, 48 episodes)
* Series/ZCars as Christina (1 episode, 1971)
* Series/Emmerdale as Rosemary Roberts (6 episodes, 1987)
* Series/TheBill as a Manageress (1 episode, 1991)


* She has acted alongside her real-life daughter Charlie Hayes in several AudioPlay/BigFinishDoctorWho "Companion Chronicles" audio dramas.

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* RealLifeRelative: She has acted alongside her real-life daughter Charlie Hayes in several AudioPlay/BigFinishDoctorWho "Companion Chronicles" audio dramas.

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* She has acted alongside her real-life daughter Charlie Hayes in several AudioPlay/BigFinishDoctorWho "Companion Chronicles" audio dramas.


* TheRunnerUpTakesItAll: She finished runner-up in the 1964 televised talent contest ''Search For A Star''. Today, the only reason anyone remembers the show is that it launched Padbury's career, and the winner has long since faded into obscurity.

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* TheRunnerUpTakesItAll: She finished runner-up in the 1964 televised talent contest ''Search For A Star''. Today, the only reason anyone remembers the show is that it launched Padbury's career, and the winner has long since faded into obscurity.obscurity.
* YouSoundFamiliar: In addition to reprising her role as Zoe for AudioPlay/BigFinishDoctorWho, she has also voiced Lorraine Baynes in "[[Recap/BigFinishDoctorWho048Davros Davros]]" and the Time Eater in "[[Recap/BigFinishDoctorWhoJALS3E4Chronoclasm Chronoclasm]]".


TheRunnerUpTakesItAll: She finished runner-up in the 1964 televised talent contest ''Search For A Star''. Today, the only reason anyone remembers the show is that it launched Padbury's career, and the winner has long since faded into obscurity.

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* TheRunnerUpTakesItAll: She finished runner-up in the 1964 televised talent contest ''Search For A Star''. Today, the only reason anyone remembers the show is that it launched Padbury's career, and the winner has long since faded into obscurity.


After retiring from acting, she became a theatrical agent. She counted fellow Doctor Who actors Creator/NicholasCourtney, Creator/ColinBaker and Mark Strickson among her clients, and famously discovered a young actor called Creator/MattSmith at the National Youth Theatre.

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After retiring from on-screen acting, she became a theatrical agent. She counted fellow Doctor Who actors Creator/NicholasCourtney, Creator/ColinBaker and Mark Strickson among her clients, and famously discovered a young actor called Creator/MattSmith at the National Youth Theatre.
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Since 2007, she has reprised the role of Zoe in audio form for AudioPlay/BigFinishDoctorWho, starting with "[[Recap/BigFinishDoctorWhoCCS1E2FearOfTheDaleks Fear of the Daleks]]".


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After retiring from acting, she became a theatrical agent. She counted fellow Doctor Who actors Creator/NicholasCourtney, Creator/ColinBaker and Mark Strickson among her clients, and famously discovered a young actor called Creator/MattSmith at the National Youth Theatre.

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After retiring from acting, she became a theatrical agent. She counted fellow Doctor Who actors Creator/NicholasCourtney, Creator/ColinBaker and Mark Strickson among her clients, and famously discovered a young actor called Creator/MattSmith at the National Youth Theatre.Theatre.

!!Tropes associatedwith her work:
TheRunnerUpTakesItAll: She finished runner-up in the 1964 televised talent contest ''Search For A Star''. Today, the only reason anyone remembers the show is that it launched Padbury's career, and the winner has long since faded into obscurity.


After retiring from acting, she became a theatrical agent. She counted fellow Doctor Who actors Creator/NicholasCourtney, Creator/TomBaker and Mark Strickson among her clients, and famously discovered a young actor called Creator/MattSmith at the National Youth Theatre.

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After retiring from acting, she became a theatrical agent. She counted fellow Doctor Who actors Creator/NicholasCourtney, Creator/TomBaker Creator/ColinBaker and Mark Strickson among her clients, and famously discovered a young actor called Creator/MattSmith at the National Youth Theatre.

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