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Part 1

Doctor Who, Season 19, Black Orchid Episode 1 of 2

A murder is committed in Cranleigh Hall. The Cranleighs ask the Doctor to play cricket and then join them for a masked ball, enabling the killer to hide in plain sight.

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25 minutes

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Wed 31 Aug 1983 18:35


Role Contributor
The DoctorPeter Davison
AdricMatthew Waterhouse
NyssaSarah Sutton
TeganJanet Fielding
Lord CranleighMichael Cochrane
Lady CranleighBarbara Murray
Constable CummingsAndrew Tourell
Sir Robert MuirMoray Watson
Sergeant MarkhamIvor Salter
DirectorRon Jones
ProducerJohn Nathan-Turner
WriterTerence Dudley

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