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Four New Characters Join 'Torchwood'

13 October 2008 9:44 PM, PDT | Comicmix.com | See recent Comicmix news »

Torchwood Magazine has the first scoop on the newest members joining season three of the popular spinoff from Doctor Who. The five-episode serial, Children of the Earth, has been shooting since late August with a 2009 airdate to be announced,

Producer Peter Bennett walked readers through the four starting with Lucy Cohu (Cape Wrath) who will play Alice, "a woman keeping many secrets from the past".

Susan Brown (The Riff Raff Element) will be Bridget Spears - "a character vitally connected to the government, which plays an important part in this story".

First-time performers complete the cast: Cush Jumbo as Lois Habiba, "a secretary who hacks into some vital information", and Rik Makarem, playing Doctor Rupesh Patanjali, a "junior doctor at St Helen's hospital who gets drawn into Torchwood's investigations".

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- Robert Greenberger

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New 'Torchwood' cast members revealed

10 October 2008 1:32 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

Four new cast members have been revealed for Torchwood: Children of Earth, the shortened third season of the cult show. Producer Peter Bennett told Torchwood Magazine about the additions, a mixture of established and upcoming talent. Former Cape Wrath star Lucy Cohu will play Alice, described by Bennett as "a woman keeping many secrets from the past". Susan Brown, best known for her turn in The Riff Raff Element, plays Bridget Spears - "a character vitally connected to the government, which plays an important part in this story", according to Bennett. The (more) »

- By Ben Rawson-Jones

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