British tabloid The Guardian have recently released three clips from the upcoming Doctor Who Special, The Waters of Mars written by Russell T Davies with Phil Ford, which will be broadcast at 7:00pm on the Fifteenth of November. Phil Ford is now the second writer, the first being Russell T Davies, to have contributed an episode to Doctor Who, Torchwood and The Sarah Jane Adventures.
David Tennant is joined in The Waters of Mars by Lindsay Duncan as one-off companion Adelaide, leader of Bowie Base One on Mars, for the Tenth Doctor’s penultimate story. After The Waters of Mars, the Tenth Doctor returns for his final two episodes, both written by Russell T Davies, sometime around the Christmas period on BBC One and BBC HD.
The Tenth Doctor recently returned to the Doctor Who universe for The Sarah Jane Adventures story The Wedding of Sarah Jane Smith, written by Gareth Roberts, during this week on BBC One. The Waters of Mars will be dedicated to the late Barry Letts, the producer of Doctor Who throughout the Jon Pertwee era of the early 1970s, who passed away early October.