BBC Video have recently revealed the DVD and Blu-Ray cover for the American release of the Doctor Who Special, The Waters of Mars written by Phil Ford with Russell T Davies, which will be broadcast in America on the Nineteenth. Phil Ford is now the second writer, after Russell T Davies, to have contributed an episode for Doctor Who, Torchwood and The Sarah Jane Adventures over the past couple of years.
David Tennant was 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 Christmas on BBC One and BBC HD.
BBC Video will release The Waters of Mars on DVD and Blu-Ray in America on the Second of February with BBC America broadcasting The Waters of Mars on Saturday the Nineteenth of December. The Waters of Mars was dedicated to the late Barry Letts, the producer of Doctor Who throughout the Jon Pertwee era of the early 1970s, who passed away in October.