elvisomar asked: I'm not asking for confidential info here, but with the Companion Chronicles about to end, and an apparent end to the Benny stories… Lisa isn't leaving Big Finish is she? I think she does a brilliant job directing the CC stories.
Ha! Not at all. I don’t think the Bennys are ending, are they? Just Gary Russell’s run on them.
Details can now be revealed for all the remaining stories in the eighth – and final – season of The Companion Chronicles.
FollowingLuna Romanain January, which concludes the ‘Stoyn Trilogy’, February sees the release ofThe Sleeping Cityby Ian Potter, performed by William Russell. This first Doctor tale – in which Ian and Barbara are back on Earth, and must account to the authorities for their disappearance – guest stars John Banks.
March’s title isStarborn by Jacqueline Rayner, performed by Maureen O’Brien as Vicki and Jacqueline King (Doctor Who) as Violet. Another First Doctor tale, it finds Vicki consulting the help of a psychic on Earth… where she learns that her next journey in the TARDIS will prove fatal…
The War to End All Wars arrives in April, written by Simon Guerrier and starring Peter Purves, supported by Alice Haig. It finds an elderly Steven recounting a past adventure with the Doctor and Dodo, and a world ravaged by conflict.
Jo Grant and Iris Wildthyme are reunited in May forThe Elixir of Doomby Paul Magrs. This final Iris Wildthyme story at Big Finish guest stars Derek Fowlds (Yes Minister).
The series comes to an end withSecond Chancesin June, as the story of the older Zoe Herriot reaches its culmination. Emily Pithon (Doctor Who:Echoes of Grey) returns, as John Dorney delivers a tale to set the pulse racing… and break your heart.
Pulling at the loose threads of the fiftieth anniversary special…
The First Doctor sings!
Here’s my little musical tribute to Doctor Who…
New song by will.i.am hartnell