New Earth
Series 2 Episode 1
The Doctor and Rose board the TARDIS for new adventures in time and space, but when they visit mankind's new home, far in the future, they find gruesome secrets hidden inside a luxury hospital. And an enemy thought long since dead, the paper-thin Cassandra, is out for revenge...
  • This episode marks the return of two familiar faces, Cassandra, played by Zoë Wanamaker, and the Face of Boe, both last seen in The End of the World.
  • A working title for this episode was 'The Sunshine Camp'.
  • This is the first episode of the revived series to show a fully-designed alien planet onscreen.
  • Russell T Davies wrote this episode with the intention of giving Billie Piper the chance to do some comedy with her role.
Memorable Quotes
  • Cassandra: It's goodbye trampoline, and hello blondie...
  • Cassandra/Rose: You're completely mad! I can see why she likes you.
  • The Doctor: You were supposed to be dying.
    Face of Boe: There are better things to do today. Dying can wait.
  • Rose: What about the skin? I saw it. You... you got ripped apart.
    Cassandra: That piece of skin was from the front of my body. This piece is the back.
    Rose: Ha ha, right... So you're talking out of your-
    Cassandra: Ask not!
  • Rose: Oh, I love this! Can I just say, traveling with you, I love it.
    The Doctor: Me too.
  • The Doctor: You are so desperate to stay alive, why don't you live a little?
Series 2 Volume 1 DVD DVD
Doctor Who Series 2, Volume 1

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