The best guest actors on season 21 of "Doctor Who"

by JohnSlash | created - 27 Dec 2014 | updated - 25 Jan 2015 | Public

In order from greatest to least.

1. Maurice Roëves

Actor | The Last of the Mohicans

Although born in Sunderland, he spent most of his life in Scotland and considers himself a true Scot. As a child he suffered from asthma and considers his recovery from it was due to playing the bugle in the Boys' Brigade. Educated in Glasgow, he toyed with the idea of becoming a teacher but after ...


(The Caves of Androzani)

2. Christopher Gable

Actor | The Boy Friend

Christopher Gable was born on March 13, 1940 in London, England as Christopher Michael Gable. He was an actor, known for The Boy Friend (1971), The Devil's Crown (1978) and Doctor Who (1963). He was married to Carole Needham. He died on October 23, 1998.

Sharaz Jek

(The Caves of Androzani)

3. Peter Wyngarde

Actor | Flash Gordon

Peter Paul Wyngarde was born at the home of an aunt in Marseille, Southern France, and is the son of an English father and French mother. Owing to his father's work as a member of the British Diplomatic Service, Peter spent much of his early childhood moving from one country to another, and was ...


(Planet of Fire)

4. John Normington

Actor | Atonement

John Normington was a distinguished English actor and a veteran of stage and screen. He also trained as an opera singer at the Northern School of Music. He made his theatrical debut in the 1950 production of "The Happiest Days of Your Life". He later became a member of the Royal Shakespeare Company...


(The Caves of Androzani)

5. Anthony Ainley

Actor | Doctor Who

Anthony Ainley was a notable British actor and a member of a distinguished British acting family. His brother was Richard Ainley (1910-1967) and his father Henry Ainley (1879-1945). He worked in the theatre for many years and eventually found work in various historical film dramas in the 1970s. ...

The Master

(Planet of Fire)

6. Robert Glenister

Actor | Live by Night

Robert Glenister (born 11 March 1960) is a popular British actor probably best known, amongst other roles, as con-man Ash "Three Socks" Morgan in the hit British TV series Hustle (2004).

His impressive career has spanned nearly three decades, and he has starred in several hit British television ...


(The Caves of Androzani)

7. David Neal

Actor | Superman

David Neal was born on February 13, 1932 in Kettering, Northants, England as David Henry Neal. He was an actor, known for Superman (1978), Flash Gordon (1980) and Hereward the Wake (1965). He died on June 27, 2000 in Kettering, Northamptonshire, England.

The President

(The Caves of Androzani)

8. William Lucas

Actor | Portrait of Alison

William Lucas was born on April 14, 1925 in Manchester, England as William Thomas Clucas. He was an actor, known for Portrait of Alison (1955), Solo for Canary (1958) and Curtain of Fear (1964). He was married to Camilla Idris-Jones and Rowena Ingram. He died on July 8, 2016 in London, England.



9. Barbara Shelley

Actress | Quatermass and the Pit

The sexy Barbara Shelley was born Barbara Kowin on February, 13, 1932 in London, England. With her beautiful looks and stature, she worked as a model during her salad days. Her film career began in Italy in the mid-1950s in such tempting fare as New Moon (1955) and Nero's Mistress (1956), but when ...


(Planet of Fire)

10. Maurice Colbourne

Actor | The Day of the Triffids

Tall, lean, dark and well-spoken, Maurice Colbourne had a strong line in tough guys and villains before achieving his greatest fame as the sympathetic Tom Howard in the BBC's expensive and hugely popular soap opera Howards' Way (1985).

Born Roger Middleton in Sheffield, he trained as an actor at the...


(Resurrection of the Daleks)

11. Rula Lenska

Actress | Royal Flash

Rula Lenska was born on September 30, 1947 in St. Neots, Cambridgeshire, England as Roza Maria Leopoldyna Lubienska. She is an actress, known for Royal Flash (1975), Red Letter Day (1976) and Once Upon a Time (1973). She was previously married to Dennis Waterman and Brian Deacon.


(Resurrection of the Daleks)

12. Brian Miller

Actor | Brazil

Brian Miller was born on April 17, 1941 in Birmingham, England as Brian Reginald Miller. He is an actor, known for Brazil (1985), Line of Duty (2012) and The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1984). He was previously married to Elisabeth Sladen.

Dalek Voices

(Resurrection of the Daleks)

13. Royce Mills

Actor | Up the Chastity Belt

Royce Mills was born on May 12, 1942 in Tetbury, Gloucestershire, England. He was an actor, known for The Chastity Belt (1972), History of the World: Part I (1981) and Up Pompeii (1971). He was married to Una Morriss. He died on May 21, 2019.

Dalek Voices

(Resurrection of the Daleks)

14. Gerald Flood

Actor | Patton

Gerald Flood was born in Portsmouth, son of a Naval family. He was a wireless operator during the War and worked as a filing clerk after the War ended until he landed a job with the Farnham Repertory Company. It was there that he met his future wife, Anne. He toured in rep, and appeared in ...


(Planet of Fire)

15. Martin Cochrane

Actor | Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation

Martin Cochrane was born in 1946 in London, England. He is an actor, known for Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation (2015), Patriot Games (1992) and Sutherland's Law (1973).


(The Caves of Androzani)

16. Glyn Houston

Actor | Wideawake

The younger brother of matinee idol Donald Houston attended elementary school in Wales but was largely self-educated with a love of sports and a strong leaning towards the arts and humanities. Glyn's working life began on his grandmother's milk round in Tonypandy. After leaving the Rhondda Valley ...

Colonel Ben Wolsey

(The Awakening)

17. Barbara Kinghorn

Actress | Doctor Who

Barbara Kinghorn was born on November 21, 1944 in Johannesburg, South Africa. She is an actress, known for Doctor Who (1963), Sorry! (1981) and Sell A Million (1975). She was previously married to Paul Jerricho.


(The Caves of Androzani)

18. Lesley Dunlop

Actress | The Elephant Man

Lesley Dunlop was born on March 10, 1956 in Newcastle, England. She is an actress, known for The Elephant Man (1980), A Little Night Music (1977) and May to December (1989). She has been married to Christopher Chittell since June 18, 2016. She was previously married to Christopher Guard.



19. Tara Ward

Actress | Justice League

Tara Ward is an actress, known for Justice League (2017), Mrs. Meitlemeihr (2002) and The American Way (1986). She was previously married to Ray Lonnen.


(Warriors of the Deep)

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