Friday, 13 February 2009

Confirmed Ronnie Colbert to Star in one off special SJA for RND

Legendary comedian, Ronnie Corbett, has been confirmed as a guest star for a special Red Nose Day version of The Sarah Jane Adventures.

BBC Wales are recording a one-off mini adventure on Thursday, to air on Comic Relief - Funny for Money on Friday 13th of March on BBC1 from 7pm. It is written by Gareth Roberts and Clayton Hickman.

The BBC has confirmed that a special episode of The Sarah Jane Adventures will air for this year's Red Nose Day appeal!

The mini-episode, which is written by Gareth Roberts and Clayton Hickman, has been filmed especially for this year's Comic Relief and stars series regulars Elisabeth Sladen, Tommy Knight, Daniel Anthony and Anjli Mohindra. K-9 will also be making an appearance, and comedian Ronnie Corbett will guest star. The adventure will also feature the return of an old enemy.

"It's an honour to get involved with Red Nose Day," said executive producer Russell T Davies. "With Ronnie Corbett, K-9 and an old enemy's return, we can promise Sarah Jane Smith's most extraordinary adventure yet!"

The episode will air as part of the BBC's Funny for Money appeal show on Friday 13th March 2009 on BBC One. Meanwhile, production for the third series of The Sarah Jane Adventures will begin in Cardiff soon!

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