The final three actors considered for the role were Sylvester McCoy, Ken Campbell and Chris Jury. While Campbell's portrayal was considered too dark for the series, Jury was remembered by the production team and cast as Kingpin in 1988's The Greatest Show in the Galaxy.
Dermot Crowley had also auditioned for the role. The role of the Seventh Doctor went to Sylvester McCoy.
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