The BBC has announced that Author Malorie Blackman will join the next series of Doctor Who, as a writer.
Blackman written over 60 books for children and young adults including the Noughts and Crosses series of novels, and her book Pig-Heart Boy.
The bestselling author said:
“I’ve always loved Doctor Who. Getting the chance to write for this series has definitely been a dream come true.”
She is the first black writer to write for the show.