Ian Marter
 

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Ian Marter
Born:28 October 1944
Died:28 October 1986 (age 42)
Bio:English actor and writer, best known for his role as Harry Sullivan, companion to the fourth Doctor during Tom Baker's first season in the role (plus two stories from his second season). His first brush with Doctor Who came when he auditioned for the part of Captain Mike Yates in 1971, and although the role eventually went to Richard Franklin, the production team were sufficiently impressed to cast him on two subsequent occasions: first in the supporting role of Lt. John Andrews in the 1973 story Carnival of Monsters, and then as Harry Sullivan in 1974. After leaving the programme in 1975, he remained involved with Doctor Who for over a decade as a writer: in the late 1970s he collaborated with Tom Baker to write a planned big-screen adaptation of the programme, Doctor Who Meets Scratchman — ultimately the script was never produced or published, although it was eventually adapted into a novel in 2019. He also penned 10 generally well-received Doctor Who books: 9 TV novelisations and an original spin-off novel Harry Sullivan's War, which was published the month before his untimely death on his 42nd birthday from complications related to diabetes.
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View more details for The Android InvasionThe Android InvasionBBC classic series video Harry Sullivan 7.5
View more details for The Android InvasionThe Android InvasionBBC classic series DVD Harry Sullivan 8
View more details for The Ark in SpaceThe Ark in SpaceBBC classic series laserdisc Harry Sullivan 4.6
View more details for The Ark in SpaceThe Ark in SpaceBBC classic series DVD Harry Sullivan 8.3
View more details for The Ark in SpaceThe Ark in SpaceBBC classic series video Harry Sullivan 7.6
View more details for Bred For War - The Sontaran CollectionBred For War - The Sontaran CollectionBBC classic series DVD Harry Sullivan 7
View more details for Carnival of MonstersCarnival of MonstersBBC classic series DVD John Andrews 7.1
View more details for Carnival of MonstersCarnival of MonstersBBC classic series video John Andrews 6.7
View more details for The Collection: Season 10The Collection: Season 10BBC classic series DVD John AndrewsNone
View more details for The Collection: Season 12The Collection: Season 12BBC classic series DVD Harry Sullivan 9.7
View more details for The Complete Davros CollectionThe Complete Davros CollectionBBC classic series DVD Harry Sullivan 8.5
View more details for Cybermen - The Invasion (novel reading)Cybermen - The Invasion (novel reading)BBC classic series audio AuthorNone
View more details for The Dalek CollectionThe Dalek CollectionBBC classic series DVD Harry Sullivan 8.2
View more details for The Davros CollectionThe Davros CollectionBBC classic series video Harry Sullivan 7.6
View more details for Doctor Who and the Ark in SpaceDoctor Who and the Ark in SpaceTarget novelisation Author 8.1
View more details for Doctor Who and the Ark in SpaceDoctor Who and the Ark in SpaceBBC classic series audio AuthorNone
View more details for Doctor Who and the Enemy of the WorldDoctor Who and the Enemy of the WorldTarget novelisation Author 6.1
View more details for Doctor Who and the Enemy of the World (novel reading)Doctor Who and the Enemy of the World (novel reading)BBC classic series audio AuthorNone
View more details for Doctor Who and the Ribos OperationDoctor Who and the Ribos OperationTarget novelisation Author 5.3
View more details for Doctor Who and the Ribos OperationDoctor Who and the Ribos OperationBBC classic series audio Author 7.3
View more details for Doctor Who and the Sontaran ExperimentDoctor Who and the Sontaran ExperimentTarget novelisation Author 8.5
View more details for Doctor Who and the Sontaran ExperimentDoctor Who and the Sontaran ExperimentBBC classic series audio AuthorNone
View more details for The Doctors: The Tom Baker YearsThe Doctors: The Tom Baker YearsMiscellaneous DVD/Blu-ray HimselfNone
View more details for The DominatorsThe DominatorsTarget novelisation Author 5.7
View more details for The Dominators (novel reading)The Dominators (novel reading)BBC classic series audio AuthorNone
View more details for EarthshockEarthshockTarget novelisation Author 7.3
View more details for EarthshockEarthshockBBC classic series audio Author 7.5
View more details for The Fourth Doctor Time CapsuleThe Fourth Doctor Time CapsuleBBC classic series DVD Harry Sullivan 9.8
View more details for Genesis of the DaleksGenesis of the DaleksBBC classic series DVD Harry Sullivan 8.5
View more details for Genesis of the Daleks (audio soundtrack)Genesis of the Daleks (audio soundtrack)BBC classic series audio Harry Sullivan 8.7
View more details for Genesis of the Daleks & Exploration EarthGenesis of the Daleks & Exploration EarthBBC classic series audio Harry Sullivan 5.2
View more details for Genesis of the Daleks & SlipbackGenesis of the Daleks & SlipbackBBC classic series audio Harry Sullivan 5.3
View more details for Harry Sullivan's WarHarry Sullivan's WarMiscellaneous book Author 7.1
View more details for An Introduction to the Fourth DoctorAn Introduction to the Fourth DoctorBBC classic series DVD Harry SullivanNone
View more details for An Introduction to the Third DoctorAn Introduction to the Third DoctorBBC classic series DVD John AndrewsNone
View more details for The InvasionThe InvasionTarget novelisation Author 8.6
View more details for The Monster Collection: DavrosThe Monster Collection: DavrosBBC new series DVD/Blu-ray Harry SullivanNone
View more details for Monsters Gift SetMonsters Gift SetBBC new series DVD/Blu-ray Harry SullivanNone
View more details for Myth Makers 12: Ian MarterMyth Makers 12: Ian MarterMyth Makers video HimselfNone
View more details for Myth Makers: Ian Marter & Michael WisherMyth Makers: Ian Marter & Michael WisherMyth Makers DVD Himself 8.8
View more details for Myth Makers: The Target Books TeamMyth Makers: The Target Books TeamMyth Makers DVD Himself 9
View more details for PanoptiCon VII (a.k.a. The PanoptiCon Tapes 6)PanoptiCon VII (a.k.a. The PanoptiCon Tapes 6)Miscellaneous video Himself 8
View more details for The Reign of TerrorThe Reign of TerrorTarget novelisation Author 9.2
View more details for The RescueThe RescueTarget novelisation Author 7.3
View more details for The RescueThe RescueBBC classic series audio AuthorNone
View more details for Revenge of the CybermenRevenge of the CybermenBBC classic series laserdisc Harry Sullivan 7.8
View more details for Revenge of the CybermenRevenge of the CybermenBBC classic series video Harry Sullivan 6.9
View more details for Revenge of the CybermenRevenge of the CybermenBBC classic series DVD Harry Sullivan 8
View more details for Revenge of the Cybermen / Silver NemesisRevenge of the Cybermen / Silver NemesisBBC classic series DVD Harry Sullivan 7.5
View more details for Revisitations 2 (The Seeds of Death, Carnival of Monsters & Resurrection of the Daleks)Revisitations 2 (The Seeds of Death, Carnival of Monsters & Resurrection of the Daleks)BBC classic series DVD John Andrews 9
View more details for RobotRobotBBC classic series video Harry Sullivan 6.9
View more details for RobotRobotBBC classic series DVD Harry Sullivan 7.4
View more details for The Sontaran ExperimentThe Sontaran ExperimentBBC classic series DVD Harry Sullivan 7.3
View more details for The Sontaran Experiment / The Genesis of the DaleksThe Sontaran Experiment / The Genesis of the DaleksBBC classic series video Harry Sullivan 8.4
View more details for Terror of the ZygonsTerror of the ZygonsBBC classic series laserdisc Harry Sullivan 5.8
View more details for Terror of the ZygonsTerror of the ZygonsBBC classic series video Harry Sullivan 8.8
View more details for Terror of the ZygonsTerror of the ZygonsBBC classic series DVD Harry Sullivan 9.4
View more details for The Third Doctor CollectionThe Third Doctor CollectionBBC classic series DVD John Andrews 7.4
View more details for U.N.I.T Files (Invasion of the Dinosaurs / The Android Invasion)U.N.I.T Files (Invasion of the Dinosaurs / The Android Invasion)BBC classic series DVD Harry Sullivan 8.3




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