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Elisabeth Sladen

Why Jon Pertwee made Doctor Who producers fire the 1st Sarah Jane
Dec 16, 2012

We all loved Doctor Who's companion Sarah Jane Smith, the plucky reporter who starred in not one but two spin-off series. We particularly loved the late Elisabeth "Lis" Sladen, the actress who brought Sarah Jane to life. But it turns out that she wasn't the first person to have been cast as Sarah Jane.

Bittersweet trailer for final season of The Sarah Jane Adventures
Dec 15, 2012

The final six episodes of The Sarah Jane Adventures, completed before star Elisabeth Sladen's death from cancer in April, are set to begin airing October 3. But the new trailer for the show's final season isn't about Sarah Jane's curtain call.

5 pics from Sarah Jane's final eps make us miss Elisabeth Sladen
Dec 15, 2012

It's almost time to say goodbye to Sarah Jane Smith. The final two-part episode of The Sarah Jane Adventures airs Monday and Tuesday next week, and the BBC has released a few new promo pics to help us get excited (or sad) for the finale story, "The Man Who Never Was."

Sarah Jane Adventures to end with Elisabeth Sladen's final 6 eps
Dec 14, 2012

With the recent passing of long-time BBC star, Elisabeth Sladen, the fate of her show, The Sarah Jane Adventures, had been called into question. It was almost impossible to imagine the program continuing on without its title character. especially considering she's has been kicking around since 1973.