Power Play (audio drama)
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|Big Finish Productions audio drama|
|Series||Doctor Who: The Lost Stories|
|Written by||Gary Hopkins|
|Directed by||Ken Bentley|
|Executive producer(s)||Nicholas Briggs
|Release date||June 2012|
The Doctor reunites with his former companion, Victoria Waterfield, now crusading against nuclear waste.
- The Doctor - Colin Baker
- Peri Brown - Nicola Bryant
- Victoria Waterfield - Deborah Watling
- Dysart - David Warwick
- Dominic - Miles Jupp
- Leiss - Andrew Dickens
- Weska - Howard Gossington
- Marion - Victoria Alcock
- David Greg Donaldson
- Sean - James Hayward
- Victoria Waterfield was a companion of the Second Doctor, leaving with him after her father was killed. They met in 1866, in the story Evil of the Daleks. Eventually she settled down in the 20th Century, at the end of the story, Fury from the Deep.
- The Terrible Zodin, referenced in this story, is a villain that has never been seen, but has been previously mentioned by the Second Doctor (The Five Doctors), and the Sixth Doctor (Attack of the Cybermen) and other Doctors and companions in various spin-off media.
- David Warwick was in the 1978 Fourth Doctor television story, The Pirate Planet, as well as the 2006 Tenth Doctor episode, Army of Ghosts.
- Victoria Alcock was in the 2009 Tenth Doctor episode, Planet of the Dead.
- This story was originally titled Meltdown. The interviews for this release explain that it was changed in response to the near-meltdown at the Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant in Japan.