Anita Dobson has joined the solid of ‘Physician Who.’
The 73-year-old actress – who’s finest recognized for having performed basic ‘EastEnders’ character Angie Watts within the Nineteen Eighties – might be starring within the upcoming collection of the BBC sci-fi collection alongside ‘After Life’ star Michelle Greenidge, 52, when it returns to screens later this 12 months.
In a press assertion, the BBC stated: “At the moment we have now introduced that Anita Dobson and Michelle Greenidge might be starring within the subsequent collection of Physician Who. Physician Who returns in November 2023 with three particular episodes to coincide with the sixtieth anniversary with David Tennant because the Fourteenth Physician. The Fifteenth Physician, performed by Ncuti Gatwa, will then take management of the TARDIS, along with his first episode airing over the festive interval in 2023.”
The broadcaster didn’t reveal every other particulars and even names of the characters however have posted official portraits of the previous ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ star and Michelle of their roles onto the present’s official Instagram web page.
Following her stint in ‘EastEnders’, Anita – who has been married to Queen legend Brian Might since 2000 – went on to seem in exhibits akin to ‘Pink Dwarf’ and ‘The Insurgent’, however can be a daily face on the earth of theatre, having starred as Madame Morrible in West Finish smash ‘Depraved’ and in 2019 toured the UK as Miss Hannigan in ‘Annie.’
In the meantime, Michelle – in addition to starring alongside Ricky Gervais in his hit Netflix comedy – additionally seems with ‘Motherland’ actress Diane Morgan in her sitcom ‘Mandy ‘ as Lola, one of the best buddy of the title character.
In addition to former star of the present David Tennant, revival collection creator Russell T Davies has additionally returned to his function as showrunner after a break of 14 years and just lately admitted that he’s “loving” being again on the manufacturing facet of the present.
He stated: “I’m loving it, loving it a lot. We’ve three specials after which a brand-new physician, who’s superb.”