Monday’s Independent reports that Bob Baker, the co-creator of K-9, is to co-write a new animated series of K-9 adventures for Disney owned channel Jetix.
The paper quotes Baker as saying “It’s thrilling to be able to offer younger Doctor Who fans the chance to get to know K-9. I believe they will love the 21st century K-9 as much as past generations.”
The 26 part series will be called K-9 Adventures will be computer generated.
The story is also reported in The Times which notes that “Contractual obligations mean that the Doctor is unable to join K9 on his space mission”.