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DOCTOR
WHO
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PRIEST OF DEATH

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by
JOHN LUCAROTTI

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1. PRESLIN'S SHOP

(Steven is woken by Anne looking in a chest of clothes.)

(They rummage through the chest of clothes.)

(Anne laughs as Steven tries on his disguise.)



2. THE LOUVRE



3. PRESLIN'S SHOP



4. THE LOUVRE



5. ABBOT'S RESIDENCE

(The Abbot enters.)

(Tavannes enters.)

(As Steven and Anne leave they overhear the Abbot and Tavannes discussing details of the assassination.)

(Colbert enters.)

(Steven is struggling to gain access to Nicholas.)



6. OUTSIDE

(The assassination attempt takes place as de Coligny is returning home. A shot rings out.)



7. ABBOT'S RESIDENCE

(Colbert enters.)

(The guards enter.)



8. THE LOUVRE



9. DE COLIGNY'S RESIDENCE

(Toligny enters.)



10. THE LOUVRE

(The King's peace is disturbed by the entry of the Queen Mother.)



11. THE STREET

(A crowd has gathered, gossiping, by the Abbot's body, which lies in the street. One man in particular is stirring up feeling, met with cries of approval from the crowd.)

(Away from the main group, the guards are commenting.)

(Steven arrives at the scene and examines the body.)

(There are more cries of approval. Then Colbert appears.)

(As the howling mob turn on him, Steven is forced to flee for his life.)



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Next Episode
BELL OF DOOM

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Abbot of Amboise
WILLIAM HARTNELL

Steven
PETER PURVES

Marshall Tavannes
ANDRE MORELL

Admiral de Coligny
LEONARD SACHS

Nicholas
DAVID WESTION

Anne
ANNETTE ROBINSON

Roger
CHRISTOPHER TRANCHELL

Captain of the Guard
CLIVE CAZES

Servant
REGINALD JESSUP

Old Lady
CYNTHIA ETHERINGTON

Charles IX
BARRY JUSTICE

Catherine de Medici
JOAN YOUNG

Teligny
MICHAEL BILTON

Priest
NORMAN CLARIDGE

1st Man
WILL STAMPE

2nd Man
ERNEST SMITH

Story Editor
DONALD TOSH

Designer
MICHAEL YOUNG

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Producer
JOHN WILES

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Directed by
PADDY RUSSELL

BBC tv

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