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Planet of the Daleks: Episode Two (5 part version)
Broadcast: Saturday 21st August 1999
11:55pm-12:20am EDT (03:55 GMT) < > « »
Featuring: Jon Pertwee, Katy Manning, Prentis Hancock, Bernard Horsfall, Roy Skelton

The Doctor recovers from his coma and befriends a Thal expedition but is captured by the Daleks and taken to their base. Then a second Thal expedition arrives with terrible news...

Synopsis Source: Doctor Who Guide

Broadcast notes:

Part of the five part version with episode three absent and subsequent episodes renumbered.
Broadcast Source: TWIDW

Report from the This Week in Doctor Who Archive:

Friday 20th August 1999:
WCET 48 Cincinnati, OH
Sat 11:30PM EDT Planet of the Daleks eps 1 + 2 of 6 (5 episode version)
WCET must have been given the version without episode 3, because it is listed as being 5 episodes long. The Time Lords send the Doctor and Jo to Spirodon, a jungle planet where the Daleks have set up operations. Why would the Daleks want a miserable, killer jungle like that whose only positive aspect is an absence of stairs? That's the real cliffhanger in episode 1, not the fact that Daleks are there.