In a paved garden outside time, the Doctor is presented with an awful prophecy: the conquest of all time by the Daleks. To prevent this terrible fate, the Time Lords have decided on a radical course — to weaponise time themselves, and destroy the Daleks before they were ever created. And they want the Doctor to carry out this extraordinary task!
Soon, he and his companions Sarah and Harry are on the battle-ravaged planet Skaro, where a war has been raging for centuries. The war is now waged by teenagers using the last surviving weapons. Everything is desperate. But the Kaled’s chief scientist has a new weapon that he thinks might just change everything…
Full cast version of Terry Nation's first draft of episode one of Genesis of the Daleks, with Nicholas Briggs providing the stage directions, plus readings by individual cast members of the storylines for the other episodes.
BBC broadcaster and journalist Samira Ahmed interviews Philip Hinchcliffe.
- Tom Baker (The Doctor)
- Sadie Miller (Sarah Jane Smith)
- Christopher Naylor (Harry Sullivan)
- Peter Bankolé (Time Lord / General Grainer)
- Samuel Clemens (Nyder)
- Alasdair Hankinson (Ravon / Kaled Leader)
- Terry Molloy (Davros)
- James Phoon (Kaled Boy / Operator)
- Product Format: 2-disc CD (jewel case)
- Number of Discs: 2
- Duration: 151 minutes