Doctor Who

A cult favorite about the journeys through the universe of a time-traveling eccentric, a cultural icon who has been portrayed by more than a half dozen actors since the show's 1963 debut on the BBC. The campy sci-fi fantasy developed an equally fanatical following when it was syndicated in the U.S. in the late 1970s, mostly on PBS.

Season 14, Episode 5 The Hand of Fear

First Aired: October 2, 1976

"Hand of Fear," Part 1. A fossilized hand is discovered in a quarry explosion. Dr. Who: Tom Baker. Sarah: Elisabeth Sladen. Zazzka: Roy Pattison. Abbott: David Purcell. Intern: Renu Setna. Dr. Carter: Rex Robinson. Guard: Robin Hargrave.

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  • Rating: TV-PG
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