- Doctor Who (season 13)
Doctor Who season 13 Country of origin United Kingdom No. of episodes 26 Broadcast Original channel BBC One Original run 30 August 1975– 6 March 1976 Home video release DVD release Region 1 7 September 2004 -
Region 2 1 March 2004 -
Region 4 10 June 2004 -
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Tom Baker continued his role as The Fourth Doctor along with Sarah Jane Smith (Elisabeth Sladen. Harry Sullivan played by Ian Marter departed in Terror of the Zygons and reappeared in The Android Invasion as a guest star.
Story No. Serial Title Directed by Written by UK viewers
Original air date Production
080 1 "Terror of the Zygons" Douglas Camfield Robert Banks Stewart 6.1 - 8.4 30 August - 20 September 1975 4F The Fourth Doctor is summoned to Earth by Brigadier who is in Scotland investigating the mysterious loss of oilrigs. 081 2 "Planet of Evil" David Maloney Louis Marks 9.9 (average) 27 September - 18 October 1975 4H A expedition is murdered. The Doctor lands on the planet at the same time as the expedition's rescue team, and is immediately taken prisoner as the suspected murderer. 083 3 "Pyramids of Mars" Paddy Russell Robert Holmes 10.7 25 October - 15 November 1975 4G The TARDIS materialises inside a mansion. The Doctor quickly becomes aware that something is very wrong. Cloth-wrapped mummies rise up and roam the grounds, killing anyone in their path. 084 4 "The Android Invasion" Barry Letts Terry Nation 11.7 22 November - 13 December 1975 4J The Doctor and Sarah find themselves in the English village of Devesham. But the village seems deserted, and suited figures are wandering about aimlessly. 085 5 "The Brain of Morbius" Christopher Barry Robert Holmes 9.8  3-24 January 1976 4K Years ago, the Time Lord known as Morbius was executed. When the Fourth Doctor and Sarah arrive on the planet, they discover that, thanks to Dr Solon, Morbius may rise. 086 6 "The Seeds of Doom" Douglas Camfield Robert Banks Stewart 10.9 31 January – 6 March 1976 4L Explorers uncover two giant seed pods from another time and place. Ruthless plant-lover Harrison Chase decides he must have them for his rare collection.
VHS, Laserdisc and DVD releases
The stories have been released on DVD individually since 2004. Terror of the Zygons and the Android Invasion are the two remaining stories to come out in DVD with a release date in 2012.
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