Deborah Watling was born 2 January 1948 and is a British actress best known for her role as Victoria Waterfield, a companion of the Second Doctor in the BBC television series Doctor Who.
Deborah was born at Loughton, Essex, the daughter of actors Jack Watling and Patricia Hicks. Her sister Dilys and her brother Giles are also actors. Beginning as a child actress, she had a regular role as the niece of Peter Brady in The Invisible Man (1958) television series. She was later cast for the lead role in Alice (1965), Dennis Potter’s version of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, for the BBC’s The Wednesday Play, a small role in That’ll Be the Day (1973) and as Norma Baker in the ITV series Danger UXB (1979).
Deborah has also done a huge amount of Theatre , having started in the business over 55 years ago.
- Website: www.deborahwatling.net