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The Deadly Assassin: Movie Version Part One (of  2)
Broadcast: Sunday 21st May 2000
5:00pm-6:00pm EDT (21:00 GMT) < > « »
BBC America (adverts during broadcast)
Featuring: Tom Baker, Bernard Horsfall, Peter Pratt, George Pravda

The Doctor answers a summons to return home to Gallifrey and races to prevent a tragedy as the outgoing Time Lord president prepares to announce his successor.

Synopsis Source: Doctor Who Guide
Broadcast Source: TWIDW

Report from the This Week in Doctor Who Archive:

Friday 19th May 2000:
BBC America
The Deadly Assassin eps 1+2 of 4
Sat 6AM, Sun 8AM+5PM EDT Eastern Feed (PDT Pacific Feed)

Recalled to Gallifrey, the Doctor races to stop an assassination that would send his home planet's society into chaos.