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Out Now: Doctor Who Magazine #580 Reveals More About the Unmade Peter Cushing Movie

In the latest issue of Doctor Who Magazine, we learn more about the unmade “Dr Who” movie which, if made, would have starred Peter Cushing’s version of the First Doctor.

Sergei and Dmitri Subotsky reveal how their father, producer Milton Subotsky, tried to make a third Doctor Who film – Dr. Who’s Greatest Adventure. Plus, never-before-published details of exactly what was in the movie’s script.

Elsewhere, the issue looks at the full story behind the two Doctor Who Movies, Dr. Who and the Daleks and Daleks’ Invasion Earth: 2150 A.D.

DWM #580 also includes:

  • Actor Jason Flemyng, the son of Gordon Flemyng, remembers his father and the 1960s Dalek movies he directed.
  • Doctor Who producer Nikki Wilson looks back at over a decade working on the series.
  • Composer Segun Akinola discusses the music of Flux and the Centenary Special – and looks to the future.
  • CG recreations of the flying saucer interior from Daleks’ Invasion Earth: 2150 A.D., revealing how the Shepperton Studios sets were assembled.
  • A celebration of Spare Parts, the seminal audio drama that depicted the origins of the Cybermen and inspired later TV episodes.
  • Collectivity meets fans with a love for merchandise based on the ’60s Dalek movies.
  • The Everlasting Summer, a brand-new comic strip adventure for the Doctor, Yaz, and Dan.
  • The Fact of Fiction uncovers the hidden secrets of 2015’s The Zygon Invasion/The Zygon Inversion.

PLUS: Previews, reviews, news, prize-winning competitions, Time and Space Visualiser, Sufficient Data, and more.

Doctor Who Magazine #580 is on sale now, priced £6.99 (in the UK).

Philip Bates

Editor and co-founder of the Doctor Who Companion. When he’s not watching television, reading books ‘n’ Marvel comics, listening to The Killers, and obsessing over script ideas, Philip Bates pretends to be a freelance writer. He enjoys collecting everything. Writer of The Black Archive: The Pandorica Opens/ The Big Bang, The Silver Archive: The Stone Tape, and 100 Objects of Doctor Who.

Out Now: Doctor Who Magazine #580 Reveals More About the Unmade Peter Cushing Movie

by Philip Bates time to read: 1 min
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