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See broadcasts for Horror ChannelThe Brain of Morbius: Part One (Series 1976, Episode 1)

Last updated 02 January 2017
Broadcast: Saturday 19th April 2014
6:00pm-6:35pm BST (17:00 GMT) < > « » Premiere < > « »
Horror Channel (adverts during broadcast)
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Featuring: Tom Baker, Elisabeth Sladen, Gilly Brown, Cynthia Grenville, Philip Madoc

Classic British sci-fi adventure starring Tom Baker. The Doctor lands on a bleak planet where he discovers an evil scientist is creating a new body for the villainous Time Lord, Morbius. Part 1/4
Synopsis Source: Horror Channel

Broadcast notes:

Intro: "I hope you've been enjoying our retro trip into time and space with Doctor Who. We now move into the fabulous era of Tom Baker as the fourth Doctor in the classic adventures. Now he remains the longest running Doctor, and his eccentric long scarf, love of jelly babies and unforgetable voice makes him one the most recognisable incarnations worldwide. So, what does our curly-haired hero get up to next? The Doctor and his companion Sarah Jane venture into Frankenstein territory when they encounter fanatical surgeon Solon, who's after the Doctor's head to help recreate the body of executed Time Lord criminal Morbius. Chat to the community on Twitter using #WhoOnHorror, but now it's time for The Brain Of Morbius ..."

The ad break occurs after Maren reveals to Ohica that the Elixir is nearly exhausted, and that the Time Lords have come to steal it; she tells Ohica to summon the sisters so they can form a circle ...
Broadcast Source: Horror Channel