Deborah Watling

Biography: Deborah Watling is the daughter of Jack Watling and consequently grew up in an acting family. She attended stage school after failing her O level exams, but left after three weeks and got herself an agent. She then landed the part of Alice in a BBC play "The Life of Lewis Carroll" (aka "The Wednesday Play: Alice (#1.33)" (1965)). This was followed by other roles, including film parts, with Cliff Richard in Take Me High (1973) and with David Essex in That'll Be the Day (1973). She was offered the role of Victoria in "Doctor Who" (1963) as Innes Lloyd had remembered the Radio Times cover for "The Life of Lewis Carroll" and asked Deborah to play the part. Following Doctor Who, Deborah opened her own boutique before landing a part in "The Newcomers" (1965). Since then she has appeared in numerous TV roles including "Danger UXB" (1979), "Rising Damp: Hello Young Lovers (#4.1)" (1978), and "Doctor in Charge" (1972), she has also appeared in the Doctor Who audio drama, Three's aDeborah Watling is the daughter of Jack Watling and consequently grew up in an acting family. She attended stage school after failing her O level exams, but left after three weeks and got herself an agent. She then landed the part of Alice in a BBC play "The Life of Lewis Carroll" (aka "The Wednesday Play: Alice (#1.33)" (1965)). This was followed by other roles, including film parts, with Cliff Richard in Take Me High (1973) and with David Essex in That'll Be the Day (1973). She was offered the role of Victoria in "Doctor Who" (1963) as Innes Lloyd had remembered the Radio Times cover for "The Life of Lewis Carroll" and asked Deborah to play the part. Following Doctor Who, Deborah opened her own boutique before landing a part in "The Newcomers" (1965). Since then she has appeared in numerous TV roles including "Danger UXB" (1979), "Rising Damp: Hello Young Lovers (#4.1)" (1978), and "Doctor in Charge" (1972), she has also appeared in the Doctor Who audio drama, Three's a Crowd, and has done much work in the theatre. Expand

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Title: Year: Credit: User score:
tbd Doctor Who (1963): Season 5 Sep 2, 1967 Victoria tbd
tbd Doctor Who (1963): Season 4 Sep 10, 1966 Victoria Waterfield 9.6
tbd H.G. Wells' Invisible Man: Season 2 Apr 12, 1959 Sally Wilson tbd
tbd H.G. Wells' Invisible Man: Season 1 Sep 14, 1958 Sally Wilson tbd