We don’t know what it is about the Daleks that lend themselves to spoofs.
Perhaps it is that they are instantly recognisable – both of voice and of course appearance. And the fact that Doctor Who is a one of the most popular TV shows ever made…
Daleks Sing Gilbert & Sulivan
“With music director Davros at the piano this new CD is one to treasure throughout the universe.” It certainly is. The music of G&S…as you have never heard it before.
Daleks in Love
A Dalek. In love with a flower. What could be better?
A Very Dalek Christmas
Demonstrating the pitfalls of trying to be a Dalek… while dressing a Christmas tree
Spike Milligan’s Dalek
“Hell-o. Darling. I’m home.”
Spike Milligan imagines a Dalek living a life of comfortable suburban coupledom
Come Fly With Me and the Dalek
When a Dalek met Matt Lucas and David Walliams on a Christmas trailer for their airline comedy Come Fly with Me back in the day
The TimeLords/KLF – Doctorin’ The Tardis
Who can forget the Daleks doing their best Harry Enfield Loadsamoney impression? For one thing they were square. And not especially frightening. But the song rocked.
The Kit Kat Daleks
In their message about the importance of having a break (and, of course, having a Kit Kat) it is hard not to be seduced by the idea of a group of Daleks asking for a cuddle and spreading a message of love…
Ben has worked as a professional journalist specialising in TV and the arts for nearly twenty years. After a two year stint on local newspapers in the mid 1990s, he spent more than 5 years as the broadcast reporter at the Stage newspaper. Following that he enjoyed staff reporting positions at the Sunday Mirror and the Sunday Times breaking stories and writing features before settling as a full time freelance writing for an array of newspapers and magazines - but mainly for the Guardian, Evening Standard, Broadcast, Independent and the New Statesman where he wrote a column.