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big finish doctor who audio adventures #020

Director: Nicholas Pegg
Producer: Gary Russell
Producer: Jason Haigh-Ellery
Writer: Marc Platt

Release Date: May 2001
Duration: 136' 48"

Main Characters: the Fifth Doctor and Turlough

cast information

Peter Davison (The Doctor); Mark Strickson (Turlough); Eleanor Bron (Ileana de Santos); Burt Kwouk (Doctor Hayashi); Nicky Henson (Pieter Stubbe); David Hankinson (Anton Lichfuss); Sarah Gale (Rosa Caiman); Jane Burke (Inez); Nicholas Pegg (Magistrate); Barnaby Edwards (Victor); Derek Wright (Jorge); Marc Platt (Tourist); Alistair Lock (Greetings Card);

crew information

Jacqueline Rayner (Executive Producer for BBC Worldwide); Alistair Lock (Music Composition); Alistair Lock (Recording); Alistair Lock (CD Mastering); Alistair Lock (Sound Design); Alistair Lock (Post Production); Clayton Hickman (Front Cover);

episode information

Title Duration Blurb
Part One 32' 08" Wild dogs, samba dancers, a severed head and a long dark shadow. It must be Carnaval time in Rio.
Part Two 32' 38" A one-way ticket to the Amazon Desert. Turlough reflects on his dark side and the Doctor smells a rat.
Part Three 35' 48" The Doctor meets The Wolf Man and gets an unwelcome proposal. And in the desert, Turlough metes the Jaguar Maiden.
Part Four 36' 14" The Wolf that ate Rio.

back cover blurb

Germany, 1589: the townspeople of Cologne pronounce the death sentence on a mass-murderer who has stalked the countryside in the guise of a ferocious wolf.

Russia, 1812: retreating from Napoleon's invading forces, a merchant's daughter is rescued from bandits by a handsome partisan with a ravenous appetite.

Brazil, 2080: the Doctor and Turlough arrive for the Rio de Janeiro carnival. Wealthy heiress Ileana de Santos is not all she seems - and what sinister ailment afflicts her invalid son, tended by the mysterious Dr Hayashi? And who exactly is Rosa, engaged on a secret quest to fulfil the destiny of her extinct tribe?

Time is running out for Rosa, Ileana and the Doctor, as the fearsome shadow of an ancient werewolf moves ever closer...

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