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Cat Woman

Catrin Stewart talks us through Jenny Flint’s eclectic and unconventional Victorian wardrobe.

Tenny Flint is not your average Victorian lady. “She enjoys dressing up and playing the maid,” says Catrin Sewart, who played Jenny in Doctor Who between 2011 and 2014. “But actually she prefers the secret that’s underneath…”

Together with her Silurian wife Madame Vastra (Neve McIntosh) and Sontaran Strax (Dan Starkey), Jenny is part of the Paternoster Gang, conducting investigations in 19th-century London and occasionally assisting the Doctor.

“She’s kick-ass and confident,” Catrin says of her character. “As the Victorian maid, what she wears is very feminine and of the period; but Jenny also really enjoys wearing combat-y stuff because there’s this tomboy side to her as well. Actually maybe it’s more genderneutral… quirky. It was really nice to be able to show these two sides to Jenny’s character through what she was wearing.”

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Few television programmes make the same production demands as Doctor Who. With such diverse settings as distant points in Earth’s history and alien civilisations in the far future, the series has always stretched the ingenuity – and resources – of its talented costume designers. This unprecedented magazine features numerous rare and previously unpublished illustrations showing how the look of a Doctor Who episode evolves from sketch to screen, plus exclusive interviews with many of those designers including: • Alexandra Tynan (costume designer in the 1960s who created the look of the Cybermen) • Barbara Lane (the designer of Azal, Alpha Centauri, the Axons and more – this is her first interview in over 40 years) • Lee Bender (designer and owner of Bus Stop, a boutique which supplied outfits for Sarah Jane Smith) • June Hudson (designer of the Fourth Doctor’s final outfit and many elegant costumes for Romana) • Colin Lavers (designer of the Fifth Doctor’s costume) • Amy Roberts (designer of Anthony Ainley’s Master) • Lucinda Wright (designer of Christopher Eccleston’s series as the Ninth Doctor) • Howard Burden (designer of the Twelfth Doctor’s costume) • Ray Holman (designer of the Eleventh and Thirteenth Doctor’s costumes, and Doctor Who’s current costume designer) Plus, the stars who wore the designers’ creations in Doctor Who look back at their characters’ clothes: • Anneke Wills (Polly) • Katy Manning (Jo Grant) • Sophie Aldred (Ace) • Camille Coduri (Jackie Tyler) • Catrin Stewart (Jenny Flint)