With Warren in the Eastern Zone of Time, the Three Who Rule spend a late Friday night jabbering about Doctor Who like the cool guys they are (not). This consists of not only the rather light assortment of news for the week but also marvelling over the many and various streaming services giving us random Classic Who 24/7. Living the dream! And indeed you will be too as we also bring you 80s Cybermen waving their fists angrily in Part Three of our Classic Series Commentary for “Earthshock”!
Yes, Christopher Priest really is a well known science fiction writer. He is probably nest known in North America for the film The Prestige which was based on his novel of that name. Check out his wikipedia entry which does mention him being asked to write for Doctor Who.