Dalek


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Dalek

(ˈdɑːlɛk)
n
any of a set of fictional robot-like creations that are aggressive, mobile, and produce rasping staccato speech
[C20: from a children's television series, Dr Who]
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An authentic screen-used Dalek from the 1985 tale Revelation of the Daleks sold for [euro]7,800 in 1991.
by Alexander Ward A DALEK has sold at auction for PS32,000 after the owner's wife said she could no longer bear to see it in the living room.
YVisitors to an auction house are in for a great Time Lord - even if the premises are guarded by a Dalek bouncer.
The Daleks would even have had great difficulty in attending the special Dalek Theme Day held in their honour at Cardiff's Chapter Arts Centre on Saturday.
In the second episode - The Witch's Familiar - the Doctor finds himself trapped and alone in a Dalek city, with no Tardis and no sonic screwdriver, as he faces his long-time enemies.
On their quest to retrieve the Orb of Fates, children are encouraged to become a live Dalek, shoot a Cyberman, then drop the drawbridge, before attempting to tackle the devious Dalek maze as part of the BBC's Doctor and the Dalek game.
Here is everything fans need to know about "Doctor Who" Series 8 Episode 2 "Into The Dalek.
A Dalek fleet surrounds a lone rebel ship, and only the Doctor, (Peter Capaldi, pictured right) can help.
Former Hancock writer Terry Nation took the first Doctor Who to the Dalek homeworld of Skaro and they have been screaming "Exterminate" at the Time Lord and his companions ever since.
Paul said: "We didn't have the original plans, so I went online and found a forum called Project Dalek, which had been created by fans, and got the plans there.
I went to Madam Tussauds when I was little and there was a Dalek in the middle of a walkway you had to walk through and I was hysterical.
By 1964, pop group the Go Goes had recorded a single called I'm Gonna Have A Dalek For Christmas and the following year the alien robots even headed to the Cannes Film Festival, via Dover, in a lorry to promote the movie Doctor Who And The Daleks.