Monday, 26 December 2016

Doctor Who Vs. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

Another festive Harry Potter season continued on ITV today - the third 
entry in the saga featured eleven Doctor Who cast and crew connections:

  • Michael Gambon (Albus Dumbledore) portrayed both Elliot and Kazran Sardick in A Christmas Carol
  • Lee Ingleby (Stan Shunpike) voiced Samson Griffin for Big Finish's Terror Firma (2005)
  • Pam Ferris (Aunt Marge) voiced Lizzie Corrigan for The Eternal Summer (BF, 2009), and Amanda Steele for Classic Doctors, New Monsters 2 (BF, 2017)
  • Jimmy Gardner (Ernie) was Chenchu in Marco Polo, and Idmon in Underworld
  • Spencer Wilding (Werewolf here, Knight in The Deathly Hallows) was the Creature in The God Complex, the Wooden King in The Doctor, the Widow and the Wardrobe, and Skaldak in Cold War
  • Andy Merchant was also a stuntman on The Wedding of River Song and Into the Dalek
  • stunt drivers Rick English and Levan Doran both worked on Tooth and Claw too
  • George Cottle was also a stuntman on Boom Town, The Runaway Bride and Smith and Jones
  • stunt co-ordinator Greg Powell was a Knight in (episode 3 of) The Time Monster
  • Gordon Seed was also a stuntman on twenty-one stories, and the stunt co-ordinator on another thirteen (from The Idiot's Lantern to Kill the Moon)

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