David Tennant is returning as the Tenth Doctor alongside Catherine Tate as his companion Donna Noble in three Doctor Who Audio Dramas!
David Tennant portrayed the Doctor on screen from 2005 until 1 January 2010, returning to play alongside Matt Smith and John Hurt in the 50th Anniversary special The Day of the Doctor in 2013. Catherine Tate made her debut as Donna in December 2006, and after a series and two festive specials she made her last appearance alongside David on 1 January 2010. Their on-screen partnership is generally regarded as one of the great high-points of the enduring science fiction phenomenon.
In Doctor Who – The Tenth Doctor Adventures: Time Reaver by Jenny T Colgan the Doctor and Donna arrive on Calibris - ‘An entirely mechanical planet. Catch, hitch, fuel, fix, buy, pretty much any kind of transportation in existence.’ It’s also a world full of scoundrels, where a deadly black market has opened up in a device known only as the Time Reaver.
David Tennant & Catherine Tate To Record New Audio Adventures For Big Finish
Big Finish have rocked the Whoniverse this morning with the very welcome news that David Tennant and Catherine Tate will be returning to their Doctor Who roles in a series of brand new hour-long adventures.
Doctor Who: The Tenth Doctor Adventures will be released in May 2016 and comprises three thrilling full cast audio adventures.
I love Catherine for what she’s most famous for, which is of
course being funny, and brilliant, and witty, and quick. But I also love the
fact that she is a great and proper actress, and I think the people who can do
both, are the people that you want to kind of bottle.
We’re finally going to find out how Captain Jack & Ianto got together in canon Torchwood!!
This summer, John Barrowman and Gareth David-Lloyd are together again in Torchwood: Broken by Joseph Lidster. Taking place soon after the terrible events of Cyberwoman, the new story delves into Ianto’s complicated relationship with team leader Captain Jack Harkness.
‘Joe Lidster came up the with idea,’ says producer James Goss.
'He’d spotted that something interesting happens midway through Series 1
of Torchwood on television, and he really wanted to investigate it. I’m
afraid to say I just went, 'Yes, yes yes. But John and Gareth together?
Imagine how happy the fans will be!’ Both the actors fell on the
script, and director Scott Handcock’s got some great performances out of it.’
Whenever Ianto Jones has a tough day at work, he has somewhere he
can hide. And, for Ianto Jones, it’s always a tough day at work.
His girlfriend is dead, his colleagues don’t trust him, and his
boss… his boss is something else. With no friends in the world, and
his life in danger every day, is it any wonder that at night, Ianto
Jones goes to the pub?
Ianto’s local becomes somewhere where he feels safe. Safe from his
demons, safe from his life, safe from Torchwood. Until one evening,
Captain Jack Harkness walks into a bar….
Torchwood contains adult material and may not be suitable for younger listeners. (x)