played by
Louise Jameson

Leela played by Louise Jameson

Leela was a savage, part of the Sevateem, who refused to believe that Xoanon was a god. Her favourite weapon was the Janis thorn.

Leela joined the crew of the TARDIS by sneaking in and causing the TARDIS to take off. Whilst on Gallifrey she fell in love with Commander Andred, and stayed behind with K-9 Mark I.

First regular appearance: The Face Of Evil
Final regular appearance: The Invasion Of Time

Leela has also appeared in:


  • Human colony on a future world

Leela has met the following Doctors: