Tag Archives: Sylvester McCoy

‘Doctor Who’ Rogues Gallery: The Cheetah People

I wonder if it’s possible to populate an entire zoo with science-fiction monsters who have the heads of Earth animals. You’d have the Judoon in the rhino enclosure, Planet of the Apes over in the monkey house, Admiral Ackbar ...

Life Outside The TARDIS: Sylvester McCoy

Sylvester McCoy was a step in a different direction for the producers of Doctor Who. Beforehand, every new Doctor had been selected due their sterling work in the dramatic or comedic arts — and was then expected to perform in a ...

How To Dress Like The Seventh Doctor

This is where it all gets a bit painful, especially if you were around at the time. Everything about the early attempts to make Sylvester McCoy into the Seventh Doctor seem to indicate that as far as the production team were concerned, ...

Happy Birthday, Sylvester McCoy a.k.a. the Seventh Doctor

Sylvester McCoy, Doctor Who‘s Seventh Doctor (four Doctors behind Matt Smith), turns 67 today. He played the role from 1987 to 1989, but he also made an appearance at the beginning of the 1996 movie that introduced the Eighth ...