Which Doctor Who female companions have underrated beauty?
I think, to be honest, it’s Barbara Wright.
There’s just something beautiful and very classic about Jacqueline Hill and she played such a strong iconic character in the 1960′s. Like the costume she wore in the Aztecs-she was simply beautiful and really goddess-like.
This is another photo of Jacqueline Hill in another film.
Plus her life is fascinating. She was orphaned and raised by her grandparents and gave up her education as a child to allow her brother to continue education and she worked at Cadbury’s where there was an amateur dramatics there.
Verity Lambert: I wanted the schoolteachers to be the sort of representatives of the very best of schoolteachers. They were going to be reasonable and not too frightening, just people who we’d have confidence in.
I’m watching “Scream of the Shalka” and oh my gods this is one of my favorite Who eras already. Between the sass and Alison and the Master and the Doctor trying to cope after the time war this is everything I ever wanted.