Sean Arnold

  1. Keith Drinkel, Doctor Who # 122: Time Flight, TV, 1982.     As many as 25 casting (or dart) board regulars were up for any (or all!) of three characters in Doc4 Peter Davison’s tale about a missing Concorde. Arnold, Dallas Adams, Colin Baker, Andrew Burt, Tom Chadbon, Michael Cochrane, Ian Collier, Forbes Collins, Eric Deacon, Jack Galloway, Richard Heffer, Paul Jerricho, Ian McCulloch, Clive Merrison (BBC Radio 4’s Sherlock Holmes), John Terry Molloy (the future Davros), Edward Peel, Martin Potter, Jeff Rawle, Carl Rigg, Patrick Ryecart, Malcolm Stoddard, Donald Sumpter, Robert Swann Malcolm Tierney, Stephen Yardley – they were were all up for Flight Engineer Scobie…  
  2. Michael Cashman, Doctor Who # 122: Time Flight, TV, 1982.      …and for  First Officer Bilton
  3. Michael McDermott   Doctor Who # 122: Time Flight, TV, 1982.   … and also for Sheard – which wasn’t even offered to another Whoverse favourite, Michael… Sheard.
  4. Paul Jerricho, Doctor Who #123: Arc of Infinity, TV, 1983.     Arnold and Bernard Hepton were also considered for The Castellan opposite Doc5 Peter Davison. When not acting, Arnold is a psychotherapist on the Channel Isle of Jersey.
  5. Martin Potter, Doctor Who #126: Terminus, TV, 1983.     Director Mary Ridge had as many as 16 Eirak choices for Doc 5 Peter Davison’s visit to the titular and leprous space station. Many of the usual suspects – Potter, Nicholas Ball, Ralph Bates, Christopher Cazenove, Tom Chadbon, Ben Cross, Williams Richard Heffer, avdrts, Martin Jarvis, Jeff Rawle, Patrick Ryecart, Simons Ward and. Plus Sean Arnold, Jack Galloway, Nigel Havers, Paul Shelley.  During his 38 screen roles, Arnold worked with Doctors but never The Doctor.

 Birth year: Death year: Other name: Casting Calls:  5