June 28 in Doctor Who

Actress Lalla Ward is 67 today, and Jamie “regenerated” briefly 50 years ago

English actress, Lalla Ward (67)
Lalla Ward (born Sarah Jill Ward; June 28, 1951) is an English actress, best known for her role as Romana in the BBC television series Doctor Who.

Scottish actor, Hamish Wilson (1942-)
Hamish Wilson (born December 13, 1942) is a Scottish actor from Glasgow. He is best known for briefly taking over the role of Jamie McCrimmon 50 years ago today during filming of episodes 2 & 3 of the 1968 Doctor Who serial “The Mind Robber” when series regular Frazer Hines was ill with chickenpox and unable to attend the recording. The change of actor was written into the script.

At the time of his Doctor Who appearance, Wilson was working in London for a furniture removal firm.

Find out what else happened on June 28.

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