This Week in Doctor WhoThis Week in Doctor Who

This Week in USA

See broadcasts for WUFTPlanet of Fire: Movie Version

Last updated 02 January 2017
Planet of Fire: Movie Version
Broadcast: Saturday 12th December 1998
4:30pm-6:30pm EST (21:30 GMT) < > « »
Featuring: Peter Davison, Nicola Bryant, Mark Strickson, Gerald Flood, Edward Highmore, Peter Wyngarde

On the planet Sarn, the truth about the god Logar is being sought, while on Earth, Peri wants a break from her stepfather. But the Master has other plans for everyone...

Synopsis Source: Doctor Who Guide

Broadcast notes:

Length extended to 120 minutes due to pledge counts.
Broadcast Source: TWIDW

Report from the This Week in Doctor Who Archive:

Friday 11th December 1998:
WUFT 5 Gainesville, Florida -
Saturday at 4:30PM - Planet of Fire - movie version
Kamelion's acting oddly. An archaeological artefact from another planet turns up on Earth. A college student goes for a swim. An old bearded enemy plans for another appearance. And Turlough's keeping secrets. This twisty game of chess runs for 2 hours when pledge drives get counted.