BBC Worldwide have released details of next month’s Special Edition DVD release of The Green Death – check them out below and click on the pictures for bigger versions. It’s released in the UK on Aug 5.

•    Commentary with actors Katy Manning (Jo Grant), producer Barry Letts and script editor Terrance Dicks.
•    Bonus commentary with actors Richard Franklin (Captain Yates) and Mitzi McKenzie (Nancy), moderated by Toby Hadoke (episodes 3 – 5); with actress Katy Manning and writer Russell T Davies (episode 6)

•    The One With the Maggots – Cast and crew look back at the making of this story.

•    Global Conspiracy? A spoof investigative report looks at the strange happenings in the village of Llanfairfach.
•    Visual Effects An interview with the story’s visual effects designer, Colin Mapson.   

•    Robert Sloman and Stewart Bevan interviews

•    Wales Today – Two pieces from the BBC Wales news programme – a mute 1973 film insert from the filming of The Green Death, and a 1994 item with Jon Pertwee opening the new country park that was built on the site of the colliery used in the story.

  •    Doctor Forever: The Unquiet Dead – In this unique interview, new series creator Russell T Davies and then BBC Controller of Drama, Jane Tranter, talk about the genesis of Doctor Who’s rebirth on television.

•   What Katy Did Next – A look at Serendipity, the TV series that Katy Manning presented after leaving Doctor Who.

 •    The Sarah Jane Adventures: Death of the Doctor – This two-part story from 2010 sees Katy Manning reprising her role as Jo Grant and a guest appearance by Matt Smith as the Eleventh Doctor. Optional Commentary with actress Katy Manning and series creator Russell T Davies.
Radio Times listings (DVD-ROM), Programme subtitles, Production information subtitles and Photo gallery

Thanks to BBC Worldwide

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Cameron K McEwan was the first owner and site editor of Blogtor Who since its creation in May 2008 until Dec 2015. A lifelong Doctor Who fan, Cameron has also written two books, The Who’s Who of Doctor Who and Doctor Who: The Big Book of Lists, and directed a film all about Doctor Who fans throughout the years, Who’s Changing - An Adventure In Time With Fans. Cameron also contributes TV and film news and reviews to BBC Radio London, Metro, Digital Spy, New York Observer and Den of Geek. He lives in London with his one trousers.


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