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Published on August 27th, 2009 | by Christian Cawley

Mary Tamm Autobiography

Former Doctor Who companion Mary Tamm has written her autobiography – the first volume of First Generation is set for release on September 14th, 2009.

Mary first appeared in Doctor Who in 1978 as the first incarnation of Time Lady Romanadvoratrelundar (“Fred” for short) who was thrown in with the Doctor by the White Guardian to aid the quest for the six components of the Key to Time.

With a long career on TV (she’s appearing in four episodes of EastEnders from Monday, August 31st)

Raised by Estonian parents in 1950’s Bradford, Mary has had a successful acting career on stage, television and film. Mostly notable The Donati Conspiracy, with the late and great Richard Beckinsale and her first feature film was Tales that Witness Madness, with Kim Novak, a cult classic, and The Odessa File, with Jon Voight, which pitched her career into the international arena.

Packed with recollections and exclusive photographs, this autobiography follows Mary on a journey of self-discovery to her parents’ homeland of Estonia, where she finally comes to terms with her true identity…

First Generation is available as a standard paperback (RRP £10.99) and a special hardback edition (RRP £24.99) – the hardback edition will only be available direct from Fantom Films – limited to 200 copies, individually numbered, with extra photographs and signed by Mary.

The paperback version of First Generation can be preordered now from Amazon for £8.79

Find out more about the gorgeous Mary Tamm at her official website, www.marytamm.com – and learn more about this fascinating new book and order the hardback limited edition version at www.fantomfilms.co.uk.

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A long-term Doctor Who fan, Christian grew up watching the show and has early memories of the Graham Williams era. His favourite stories are Inferno, The Seeds of Doom and Human Nature (although The Empty Child, Blink and Utopia all come close). When he’s not bossing around the news team, Christian is a freelance writer specialising in mobile technology and domestic computing, and enjoys classic rock, cooking and spending time in the countryside with his wife and young children. You can find him on Twitter, Facebook and Google+.




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