Dr Who's Dalek creator Ray Cusick dies aged 84
24 February 2013 Last updated at 02:01 GMT
The man who designed one of science fiction's most famous villains, the Dalek, has died at the age of 84.
In 1963 Ray Cusick was asked to create a race of aliens for a new programme called Doctor Who.
The Daleks proved to be a sensation and have reappeared throughout the near 50 years of the show's history.
Tim Allman reports.