Cape Town – The thirteenth Doctor Who will be joined by three new friends.
The BBC announced the news on their official Twitter account on Monday.
Jodie Whittaker will be joined by Bradley Walsh, Tosin Cole and Mandip Gill.
Walsh who will be playing the character Graham has previously appeared as a villain in spin-off show Sarah Jane Adventures in 2008.
While Gill will play the role of Yasmin and Cole will play Ryan. No other details about the characters have been revealed.
The new 10 episode series is expected to air in autumn 2018.