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4/22/2010 02:38:00 pm - Reported by Marcus

The DominatorsThe BBFC have cleared extras for the DVD release of the Second Doctor story The Dominators.

This 1968 five-part story has been expected ever since an official promo for the story was leaked to YouTube at the end of last year. The story stars Patrick Troughton as the Doctor along with Frazer Hines as Jamie and Wendy Padbury as Zoe.

The story is set on the planet Dulkis, under threat from two alien Dominators, Rago and his subordinate Toba, who have landed in a spaceship. It features the robot Quarks.

Guest stars include Ronald Allen, who was well known at the time for his starring role in the soap opera Compact and later for his role in Crossroads and Brian Cant who was a staple of Children's television in the sixties and seventies, well known for his work on Play School and Play Away and for his narration on the popular Trumpton, Chigley and Camberwick Green puppet series.

Extras Cleared:
  • Commentary
  • Recharge and Equalise - Featurette - 22'55"
  • Easter Egg - 2'34"
  • The Dominators - Photo Gallery - 5'46"
  • Tomorrow's Times - How the media reported on the Second Doctor - 13'12"
No release date for the story has been confirmed but it is likely to be released in July or August.