Jessica Martin talks career and creating comics with Doctor Who: Panel to Panel

Jessica Martin

Episode #97 of Jeremy Bement’s Doctor Who: Panel to Panel is live and its focus is actress, singer and comic artist Jessica Martin, best known to many Doctor Who fans as Mags from The Greatest Show in the Galaxy. She’ll be drawing her character in a back up strip for the upcoming Seventh Doctor comic from Titan, Operation Volcano, written by Andrew Cartmel and drawn by Christopher Jones.

Doctor Who: The Greatest Show in the Galaxy. Image: BBC

Doctor Who: The Greatest Show in the Galaxy. Image: BBC

Learn more about her acting and comic work in a great interview.

Jeremy also reviews the last Twelfth Doctor comic, chats with Paul Scoones about Death Flower and more!

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The founder of downthetubes, which he established in 1998. John works as a comics and magazine editor, writer, and on promotional work for the Lakes International Comic Art Festival. Working in British comics publishing since the 1980s, his credits include editor of titles such as Doctor Who Magazine, Star Trek Explorer (previously known as Star Trek Magazine) and more. He also edited the comics anthology STRIP Magazine and edited several audio comics for ROK Comics. He has also edited several comic collections, including volumes of “Charley’s War and “Dan Dare”. He’s the writer of "Pilgrim: Secrets and Lies" for B7 Comics; “Crucible”, a creator-owned project with 2000AD artist Smuzz; and “Death Duty” and “Skow Dogs” with Dave Hailwood.

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