Doctor Who companions Sarah Jane Smith (Elisabeth Sladen) and Jo Grant (Katy Manning) are back! Photo copyright of the BBC.
THE BBC have announced that former Doctor Who series regular Katy Manning will reprise her role of companion Jo Grant in upcoming episodes of The Sarah Jane Adventures. Manning, who appeared with the Third Doctor ( Jon Pertwee) in the original Doctor Who series, will guest-star opposite the current reigning Time Lord, Matt Smith (the Eleventh Doctor) and Sarah Jane's leading lady, Elisabeth Sladen (Sarah Jane Smith) in a brand-new adventure of the hit BBC series written by executive producer Russell T Davies and scheduled to air in the UK this autumn.
Click on the following link to go to the BBC Press Office and then click on the Sarah Jane news headline (released on April 19th, 2010) under "Top Stories" to read the official press release - http://www.bbc.co.uk/pressoffice/
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