Ian Marter


Born
in Coventry, The United Kingdom
October 28, 1944

Died
October 28, 1986

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Ian Don Marter was born at Alcock Hospital in Keresley, near Coventry, on the 28th of October 1944. His father, Donald Herbert, was an RAF sergeant and electrician by trade, and his mother was Helen, nee Donaldson.

He was, among other things, a teacher and a milkman.
He became an actor after graduating from Oxford University, and appeared in Repertory and West End productions and on television. He trained at the Bristol Old Vic. He was best known for playing Harry Sullivan in the BBC Television series Doctor Who from 1974 to 1975, alongside Tom Baker and Elisabeth Sladen. He had already appeared in the show as Lieutenant John Andrews in the Jon Pertwee serial Carnival of Monsters. He had numerous TV roles including appearances in Crown Court
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Doctor Who and the Ark in S...

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Doctor Who: The Invasion

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Doctor Who: The Reign of Te...

3.56 avg rating — 217 ratings — published 1987 — 6 editions
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Doctor Who and the Sontaran...

3.48 avg rating — 215 ratings — published 1978 — 3 editions
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Doctor Who and the Ribos Op...

3.46 avg rating — 210 ratings — published 1979 — 5 editions
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Doctor Who: Earthshock

3.68 avg rating — 196 ratings — published 1983 — 6 editions
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Doctor Who and the Enemy of...

3.40 avg rating — 203 ratings — published 1981 — 4 editions
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Doctor Who: The Rescue

3.38 avg rating — 157 ratings — published 1987 — 8 editions
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Doctor Who: The Dominators

3.16 avg rating — 148 ratings — published 1984 — 4 editions
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The Companions of Doctor Wh...

3.48 avg rating — 77 ratings — published 1986
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