11 October 2013

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Nine Long-Lost 'Doctor Who' Episodes Found... In Nigeria

Nine missing episodes of the cult BBC science fiction drama "Doctor Who" have been found in a television station storeroom in Nigeria, nearly half a century after they were last seen, the broadcaster said Friday. Among the recovered 1960s footage is most of the classic story "The Web of Fear", a black and white adventure in which the Time Lord, then played by Patrick Troughton, battles a robot yeti in London's underground train system. The tapes were found gathering dust in a television station in the turbulent Nigerian city of Jos, a flashpoint of Islamist violence. [...]





Long-lost 'Doctor Who' episodes found in Nigeria (via AFP)
Nine missing episodes of the cult BBC science fiction drama "Doctor Who" have been found in a television station storeroom in Nigeria, nearly half a century after they were last seen, the broadcaster said Friday. Among the recovered 1960s footage is…




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