Articles Tagged 'Raymond Cusick'

William Hartnell and Carole Ann Ford as the Doctor and Susan

10 People Responsible For ‘Doctor Who’s Creation

For a TV show that has lasted for 50 years and has changed so much in that time, it’s remarkable to note just how many of the key elements of Doctor Who were in place from the very beginning. Once past the whooshy opening credits and startling theme tune, there’s a mercurial old man piloting […]

Dalek

Raymond Cusick – The Real ‘Davros’ – Dies, Aged 84

Here’s a sad thing that came to light over the weekend. Raymond Cusick, the BBC production designer who came up with the idea for what the Daleks would look like and how they would move, by playing with a cruet set (and being, let’s be honest, something of a genius), has died, aged 84. Raymond […]