According to a new report, the ninth doctor will be taking another spin in the Tardis.
Deadline is reporting that actor Christopher Eccleston, who starred as the ninth incarnation of Doctor Who will return to the role in a new audio series. Big Finish Productions and BBC Studios are producing a series of 12 new adventures for the Doctor in four box sets.
There are currently no details on the story, additional guest cast or writers, but Big Finish Chairman Jason Haigh-Ellery spoke about bringing Eccleston back into the fold saying; “Christopher said he was enjoying meeting the fans and was pleased that his Doctor was remembered so fondly. I am so pleased that Christopher has decided to return to the role with us – and I’m excited to welcome him to the Big Finish family as we discover the new adventures of the Ninth Doctor.”
Eccleston released a statement saying; “After 15 years, it will be exciting to revisit the Ninth Doctor’s world, bringing back to life a character I love playing,”
The new adventures of the ninth doctor will be released on CD, digital download and limited LP in vinyl. Volume one is scheduled for release in May 2021.