Hothouse (audio drama)
|Big Finish Productions audio drama|
|Range||Eighth Doctor Adventures|
|Written by||Jonathan Morris|
|Directed by||Barnaby Edwards|
|Executive producer(s)||Nicholas Briggs|
|Length||2x 30-minute episodes|
|Release date||April 2009|
After being away for a lifetime, the Doctor finally returns to Earth. What he finds is a world on the brink of ecological collapse. Alex Marlowe, former rock musician turned wealthy eco-warrior, thinks nature should fight back. And he knows just the plant to do it.
- The Doctor — Paul McGann
- Lucie Miller — Sheridan Smith
- Alex Marlowe — Nigel Planer
- Hazel Bright — Lysette Anthony
- Christina Ondrak — Adna Sablyich
- Stefan Radek — Stuart Crossman
- Newsreader — Barnaby Edwards
Production and casting
- Lysette Anthony previously appeared in Assassin in the Limelight.
- The Krynoids were defeated by the Fourth Doctor and Sarah Jane Smith in The Seeds of Doom. Many elements from that story are used here.
- UNIT's special "telephone" line to the Doctor was used in Terror of the Zygons.