November 25, 1978: Doctor Who in “The Androids of Tara”

Hunting the fourth segment of the Key to Time, the TARDIS lands on the planet Tara. Here, Count Grendel meets Romana and believes she is an android duplicate of Princess Strella.

First broadcast November 25 – December 16, 1978 on BBC 1 at 6.20pm; four parts

Notable Cast & Crew

  • Tom Baker – “Doctor Who”
  • Mary Tamm – “Romana”/”Princess Strella”
  • John Leeson – Voice of “K9”
  • Peter Jeffrey – “Count Grendel”
  • David Fisher – writer

Find out more

Novelised as Doctor Who and the Androids of Tara

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