Wizards Vs Aliens renewed for series 3

News Louisa Mellor 3 Mar 2014 - 11:42

CBBC has ordered a third series of the terrific Wizards Vs Aliens...

CBBC has several jewels in its crown, Wolfblood, The Dumping Ground,  Wizards Vs Aliens, Vic Reeves' The Ministry Of Curious Stuff, and of course, the dearly departed Horrible Histories and The Sarah Jane Adventures. Amongst the very best is Wizards Vs Aliens, the only children's series to win a place in our 'Best TV episodes of 2013' writers' poll, for outstanding instalment, The Thirteenth Floor.

Great news then, that Wizards Vs Aliens, like Wolfblood before it, has been renewed for a third series. The sci-fi fantasy was created by Russell T Davies and Phil Ford and follows the story of young wizard Tom and his scientifically inclined friend Benny, and their adventures fighting magic-stealing alien race The Nekross.

Series three will find Tom and Benny "face to face with a new alien race and a whole variety of magical creatures". It's due to begin filming at the BBC's Roath Lock Studios in Cardiff in April for a late 2014/early 2015 airing.

Read more about Wizards Vs Aliens on Den Of Geek, here.

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