Sylvester McCoy

Name: Percy James Patrick Kent-Smith

Date of Birth: August 20, 1943

Place of Birth: Dunoon, Scotland, United Kingdom


Mostly known for:

  • Dracula (1979) as Walter
  • Big Jim and the Figaro Club (1979-1981) as Turps
  • The Last Place on Earth (1985) as Lt. 'Birdie' Bowers
  • Doctor Who (1987-1989) as The Doctor
  • Doctor Who (1996) as The Doctor
  • The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling (1997) as Mr. Dowling
  • Doctor Who: The Monthly Adventures (1999-2021) as The Doctor/Walton Winkle
  • Doctor Who: Death Comes to Time (2001-2002) The Doctor (voice)
  • Doctor Who: The Projection Room (2004) as Doctor Who
  • King Lear (2008) as Lear's Fool
  • The Hobbit: an Unexpected Journey (2012) as Radagast
  • The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013) as Radagast
  • The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014) as Radagast
  • Sense8 (2017-2018) as Old Man of Hoy
  • Zapped (2017-2018) as The Protector
  • The Munsters (2022) as Igor
  • Doctor Who (2022) as The Doctor
  • Doctor Who: Tales of the Tardis (2023) as The Doctor


- Comic Con Amsterdam 2016, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

- FACTS Fall Edition 2016, Ghent, Belgium



We attended the panel with Sylvester McCoy and Sean Astin at Comic Con Amsterdam. At FACTS we only saw Mr. McCoy sitting at his signing table.


Related articles:

Comic Con Amsterdam 2016 - Overview


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Comic Con Amsterdam 2016 - Panel

FACTS Fall 2016 - Signing Table