Sarah Jane Smith (School Reunion)
Connor (Primeval series 1)
Lester (Primeval)
Zygon
K-9
Ryan (Primeval)
Predator (Primeval)
Grandma Conolly
Malfoy (Deathly Hallows)
Steven (Primeval)

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I can't remember what inspired the story in the first place. I guess I wanted to explore the gap between K-9 & Company and School Reunion and investigate what spurred Sarah Jane into tracking down alien threats.

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The script was completed on 7 April 2012.
It was rewritten on 6 Feb 2013 as a two parter.
The monsters were originally called the Wrath.

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The entire thing was shot on 5 Aug 2018. Starting with the bookshop scene, Sarah Jane's hallway, the publisher's office, Whitehall Street, Sarah Jane's office and the exterior of No10.
You will probably recognise Sarah Jane's hallway from the 11th Doctor's Uninvited and the 8th Doctor's Playtime.
The publisher's office is actually a set I once made of  The X-Files Scully's living room.

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Editing was completed on 25th September 2018
The Raasp spaceship is the missile from a Star Wars Y Wing Fighter, in fact from footage used in our Silver Surfer story, with some digital texturing added in photoshop.

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Episodes one and two were posted on 25 September in the run up to Jodie Whitaker's debut as the Doctor.

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It's early days for Sarah and K-9. She's still living at the house in Croydon (rather than her Ealing home in the Sarah Jane Adventures). Her attitude to the Doctor and her time in the TARDIS suggests this is before she's whisked off to the Death Zone in The Five Doctors.
Sarah Jane's new book "The Mummy From Mars" is obviously based on Pyramids Of Mars. Her other books are based on Terror of the Zygons, Monster of Peladon, Dinosaur Invasion of Earth, The Android Invasion, The Seeds of Doom and Genesis of the Daleks. Harold Sutherland is obviously based on Harry Sullivan.
The Brigadier is in Geneva at the time, as mentioned in her phone call.

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