Bonnie Langford announced to reprise her role as Melanie Bush in the new series of Doctor Who.
Bonnie first played Mel, a companion of the Sixth and Seventh Doctors, between 1986 and 1987. Bonnie said: “I am absolutely thrilled to be bringing Melanie Bush back. To be part of the exceptional cast, crew and production team led by the force of nature that is Russell T Davies is a career highlight. I’m so privileged and proud to have been a member of the Doctor Who family since the classic era and to be included in the new generation is phenomenal.”