Doctor Who Main Range: Shadow Planet / World Apart: No. 226
Shadow Planet / World Apart is one of three main range 2017 Doctor Who titles consisting of two two-part stories, in a change from the usual four-parters. Shadow Planet by AK Benedict. Troubled? Anxious? Tormented by self-doubt? Come to Unity, the psychic planet! From our therapy centre beside Unity's idyllic shores, the Unity Corporation can help you overcome all your problems. How? By using a patented combination of technology and Jungian psychology, we can bring you face to face with your shadow self. The hidden you. The dark you. The you that no-one knows. Rest assured: the process is perfectly safe. Nothing can possibly go wrong. And that's guaranteed! World Apart by Scott Handcock If you're reading this, it's too late. There's no way off this planet. You will never escape Nirvana. Star Sylvester McCoy played the Doctor on television between 1987 and 1996, but is also recognised from such works as Peter Jackson's The Hobbit films. Sophie Aldred's companion, Ace, is regarded as the first "modern companion", the first in a line taken up on Doctor Who's popular TV return with such characters as Rose Tyler (Billie Piper) and Amy Pond (Karen Gillan).
CAST: Sylvester McCoy (The Doctor), Sophie Aldred(Ace), Philip Oliver (Hex), Belinda Lang (Mrs Wheeler), Sara Thom (Sandy/ Captain Karren), Nickolas Grace (Professor Grove), Ben Mansfeld (Loglan/ Shadow Loglan).