Tag Archive: Lalla Ward

Friday Night Who 1/18/13

1097560It’s Friday, and you know what that means… Yep. The Vortex Boys are watching Doctor Who tonight at midnight CST.  Tonight’s story is Nightmare Of Eden with Tom Baker and Lalla Ward, (and K9. Don’t forget K9).

As always you can follow @travelvortex, @vortexshaun, @vortexglenn and @VortexKeith for the live conversation on twitter, and look for the #FridayNightWho and #NightmareOfEden hashtags.

Episode 80 – All Things Shada

We’ve been promising a review of Shada and the time has finally come. This week we look at, Shada – The Novel, Shada – The VHS reconstruction, Shada – The Big Finish audio and BBCi webisode, and Shada – The Flamethrower (The kids love this one.)

Also, a look at one really cool bit of news, the sonic screwdriver t.v. remote control. Yes, it’s as cool as it sounds.

Plus your feed back!

Enjoy!

Links mentioned in the show:
Spaceballs
Doctor Who – Dark Eyes – Box Set
Starburst Magazine article on Ian Levine’s Shada
Starburst Magazine article reviewing Ian Levine’s Shada

Happy Birthday, Lalla Ward!

Lalla Ward of course played opposite Tom Baker’s fourth Doctor as Princess Astra in “The Armageddon Factor” and later became Romanadvoratrelundar or Romana for short. Often referred to as Romana II, (since she replaced Mary Tamm) a role she held from “Destiny Of The Daleks” up through “Warrior’s Gate”.  Today is her 61st birthday.

Episode 27 – Independence of the Daleks

After a few days off for the holiday, we’ve returned with our latest episode.

In this Adversary Archive: The Daleks 2.0 (or as Shaun considers it Davros 1.0) we review Genesis of the Daleks, and Destiny of the Daleks.

Also, in this episode an update on this weeks Friday Night Who – or Friday Night Who: Thursday Edition.

And of course, your feedback.

Links in this show:

A history of the Dalek props in Doctor Who from ’63 to ’88