Survivors - 1975 (TV)

Roger Parkes personal script - Sparks



An original script used in the production of the 1975 post apocalyptic BBC television series Survivors created by noted Doctor Who contributer Terry Nation.

For the series three episode Sparks first broadcast in 1977 this original rehearsal script was the personal copy of writer Roger Parkes. Comprising of 139 pages in addition to the cover and further page containing cast and location information the script is dated 21.12.76 and carries numerous annotations throughout in Roger's hand where he has made small amendments to the dialogue. The script features a note to the verso of one of the interior pages which is hand inscribed in pencil 'Read Survivors, 25th at 10:30, Acton 103' referring to the read through which would have taken place at BBC Western Avenue, in addition to this the cover is hand signed by Denis Lill who portrayed Charles Vaughan in blue ball point pen.

The script is bound by its original pin and remains in excellent production used condition with only very minor edge wear, very fine.

A rare and fine example of original production material from this highly regarded cult BBC production.

Movie / TV Show Survivors