Re: [torchwood] The Master
- At 05:13 AM 5/11/2007, Sarah McNally posted:
~~*~~*~~BEGIN ORIGINAL MESSAGE~~*~~*~~
>The actor playing The Master, due for a return in the current DW (UK), isI didn't think that the guy who spoke with Martha's mother was claiming to
>John Simms who was not the guy claiming to be Saxon. I am not sure who
>this man was - perhaps the Master has an assistant too? But we should not
>hijack the Torchwood discussion for DW!!??
be Saxon rather passing along information from Mr. Saxon?
>David King <<mailto:learn%40learningplace.info>learn@...>++++++++ END ORIGINAL MESSAGE ++++++++
>wrote: First, his name is Saxon not Saxton.
>Second, he did not warn Martha's mother, I do not know yet who that dark
>haired man was, but Saxon is played by a different actor and appeared
>twice in the clips at the end showing the previews of the rest of the
>series. He was the one tapping his hand on the glass desk, wearing an
>oxygen mask while all around him were either dead or unconscious.
>Suggests to me that he got into power at 10 Downing St (assuming it was
>rebuilt after the Slitheens' failed coup), and then kills off all the
>cabinet to take absolute power to himself, just like the Master.
>It will interesting to see how it turns out with Harold Saxon/Master
>facing the Doctor yet again, apparently having survived being in the Eye
>of Harmony in the Tardis and the Time War.
> > So how much do you wanna bet that harold Saxton, the man warning
> > Martha's mother about The Doctor, is The Master. I wonder if the
> > season finale is leading up to The Master's official return?
> > John