have annnounced that the next release in their Doctor Who: The Collection
will be the tenth anniversary series
of advantures, starring Jon Pertwee
as the Doctor:
In 1973, Doctor Who
celebrated its tenth anniversary with a very special story reuniting the first two Doctors – William Hartnell
and Patrick Troughton
– with Jon Pertwee
’s then-current Doctor. The Three Doctors
kicks off an explosive, colourful series of adventures across all of time and space as the Doctor and Jo Grant (Katy Manning
) encounter the rogue Time Lord Omega, the terrifying Drashigs, the noble Draconians, fearsome Ogrons, deadly Daleks and slithering giant maggots. Season 10
also includes the final appearance of Roger Delgado
as the Doctor’s arch nemesis The Master, plus adventures alongside Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart (Nicholas Courtney
) and UNIT.
The six disc Blu-ray collection includes all five of the stories comprising this season, plus a bonus disc of extras. As well as features previously available on the DVD releases, the set will include:
- A brand new feature-length documentary examining the Third Doctor’s Era, with archival contributions from Jon Pertwee, Barry Letts and Terrance Dicks plus all-new interviews with Katy Manning, Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss, presented by Matthew Sweet.
- Updated special effects and surround sound mix for Planet of the Daleks.
- Five new instalments of Behind the Sofa, featuring Katy Manning, Richard Franklin (Captain Yates) and John Levene (Sergeant Benton), along with 21st century Doctor Who panel Phil Collinson (Producer/Executive Producer), Pete McTighe (Writer) and Joy Wilkinson (Writer).
- Looking for Lennie, a documentary investigating the life of director Lennie Mayne.
- Keeping up with the Jones’, which sees Katy Manning with Stewart Bevan (Cliff Jones) pay a return visit to the Welsh locations from The Green Death.
- Plus: a repeat omnibus of The Green Death unseen since Christmas 1973, rare Panopticon convention footage, Blu-ray trailer, HD photo galleries plus scripts, production files and rare documentation provided as PDFs.
The set will also include Death Of The Doctor
, which featured Katy Manning reprising her role as Jo in The Sarah Jane Adventures
.Doctor Who: The Collection: Season Ten
is due to be released on Monday 8th July 2019
(the day after what would have been Jon Pertwee's 100th birthday), and is available to pre-order in the UK
from our Amazon Shop.