Published on July 22nd, 2009 | by Christian Cawley
Sara Kingdom Returns
Doctor Who: The Companion Chronicles – The Drowned World is the latest installment in the Big Finish series of audio adventures told from the viewpoit of a classic series companion – and features the return of Jean Marsh to the world of Doctor Who!
Jean Marsh reprises the role of one-time companion Sara Kingdom in this adventure set takes place between episodes seven and eight of The Daleks’ Masterplan.
Joining Marsh in the hour long play is Niall McGregor, as Robert.
Space Security Agent Sara Kingdom is dead, her ashes strewn on the planet Kembel. But, in an old house in Ely, Sara Kingdom lives onâ€¦
To the Elders of this ruined world, Sara is a ghost, a phantom that must be excised. She must prove her right to exist, and she does so with stories. Stories of a time when she travelled the universe with an ancient Doctor and his heroic companion Steven inside a magical space/time ship called the TARDIS.
And one story in particular could make a difference. The one about their trip to a world covered in water, where a human expedition is being wiped out. Itâ€™s a battle to survive, as the travellers face the horrors of the drowned worldâ€¦
Written by Simon Guerrier and directed by Lisa Bowerman, The Drowned World features cover art from Simon Holub and was released this month.
Find out more at www.bigfinish.com.