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Trivia / Doctor Who S20 E3 "Mawdryn Undead"

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  • Dawson Casting: Not a particularly bad case, but the actors cast as schoolboys look a little on the old side.
  • First Appearance: Of Turlough.
  • What Could Have Been: The Brigadier's role in the story was originally meant for Ian Chesterton, but William Russell was unavailable. Harry Sullivan was also considered, but Ian Marter was also unavailable.
  • Write What You Know: Peter Grimwade based the public school setting on his own upbringing.
  • You Look Familiar:
    • David Collings (Mawdryn) also appeared as Vorus and Poul.
    • Angus MacKay previously played Borusa.


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