The official series site has announced the casting of new companion Martha’s family.
Joining the show for the third series are former Top of the Pops presenter Reggie Yates as brother Leo, Trevor Laird as dad Clive, Adjoa Andoh as mum Francine, and Gugu Mbatha-Raw as Martha’s sister Tish.
Adjoa previously appeared in the BBC One medical drama Casualty as Staff Nurse Colette Kierney and as Sister Jatt in last season’s ‘New Earth’.
Gugu Mbatha-Raw has appeared in episodes of Holby City, Vital Signs and Bad Girls.
Trevor Laird has had a large number of roles in popular shows including appearances in the Doctor Who story ‘Trial of a Timelord’, ‘The New Statesman’, ‘Birds of a Feather’, ‘Casualty’, ‘The Bill’ and ‘Doctors’.
Pictures of all four can be found on the official series site.