The Skull of Sobek
Paul McGann (The Doctor), Sheridan Smith (Lucie Miller, / Croc / Sister), Sean Biggerstaff (Snabb / Tangent / Brother), Nicholas Briggs (Croc / Brother / Skull of Sobek), Barnaby Edwards (Croc / Brother), Barbara Flynn (Sister Chalice / Croc Trooper), Art Malik (Abbot Absolute), Mikey O’Connor (Dannahill / Proximus), Katarina Olsson (Sister Thrift / Sister), Giles Watling (The Old Prince / Camel Man)
Too much perfection’s dangerous.
On the isolated planet of Indigo 3, far out in the wastes of the Blue Desert, lies the Sanctuary of Imperfect Symmetry. It is a place of contemplatedition and reflection. It is also a place of death.
Something from another time, from another world, has found its way inside the hallowed walls. Something with a leathery hide, a long snout and sharp pointy teeth.
Tick tock. Here comes the crocodile.
- The Skull of Sobek was the fourth release of the second series of Big Finish Productions’ The New Eighth Doctor Adventures audio stories.
- Lucie has been scared of crocodiles since she saw Peter Pan as a child.
- Dannahill mentions the Galactic Federation. (The Curse of Peladon, The Monster of Peladon)
- Katarina Olsson has previously appeared in several Big Finish audio plays including the previous Eighth Doctor audio season as the Headhunter.
- Giles Watling is the brother of Deborah Watling who played the Second Doctor” href=”2nddoctorpage”>Second Doctor’s companion Victoria Waterfield. Their father Jack Watling played Professor Edward Travers in The Abominable Snowmen and The Web of Fear.
- Sean Biggerstaff previously appeared as Chris Parsons in the Big Finish remake of Shadastarring Paul McGann and Lalla Ward.