Acted in Karel Capek's "Power and Glory" at The Savoy Theatre, London with Felix Aylmer, Leslie Brook, Melville Crawford, Dolores Dalgarno, Cyril Fairlie, Charles V France, Earle Grey, Vernon Harris, Anthony Hawtrey, H.R. Hignett, Oscar Homolka, Walter Horsburgh, Julien Mitchell, Keith Pyott, Lewis Shaw, Torin Thatcher, J.O. ...
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Billy Hartnell | Bill Hartnell
5' 8" (1.73 m)
Did You Know?
You know, I couldn't go out into the high street without a bunch of kids following me. I felt like the Pied Piper.
As of 2017, Hartnell's incarnation of the Doctor is the only version that has also been played by other actors, while still being referred to as the "First Doctor". In the film Dr. Who and the Daleks
(1965), the Doctor is played by Peter Cushing
; though this was before regeneration had been created. After Hartnell's death, Richard Hurndall
played his version of the Doctor in Doctor Who: The Five