02/11/2009. Contributed by Jessica Martin
Mars, 2059. Bowie Base One. Last recorded message: "Don't drink the water. Don't even touch it. Not one drop..." Yes David Tennant is joined by Lindsay Duncan and Peter O'Brien on their second special episode of 2009, Doctor Who The Waters Of Mars. Bowie Base One? It's the freakiest show!
Doctor Who is returning to BBC One on Sunday 15th November 2009 for The Waters Of Mars – the second of four specials airing throughout 2009.
Starring David Tennant as the Doctor and guest starring British actress Lindsay Duncan – best known for her roles in Margaret (Thatcher), and Lost In Austen – The Waters Of Mars is set to be one of the most terrifying episodes of the series to date.
Lindsay Duncan stars as Adelaide – the Doctor's cleverest and most strong-minded companion yet.
She and The Doctor face terror on the Red Planet as they battle against a mysterious alien living within the terrarium of life on Mars' surface which infects its victims using a water compound it creates.
Neighbours, Flying Doctors and Casualty star Peter O'Brien also guest stars as Ed, Adelaide's second-in-command at the base.
David Tennant and Lindsay Duncan in Doctor Who: The Waters Of Mars
The Waters Of Mars is the second of four specials which will air throughout 2009.
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