‘Wizards vs. Aliens’ Season 3 Announced by CBBC

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CBBC has announced a third season pick-up for their sci-fi adventure series Wizards Vs Aliens. Controller of CBBC, Cheryl Taylor, revealed the official news. “CBBC is the home of thrilling and inspiring drama for children and Wizards Vs Aliens is a perfect example of that. The series is vivid and brave and our audience loves the portrayal of loyal friendship alongside exciting alien battles and stunning wizardry. Children want to talk about Tom, Benny and the Nekross and we know they’ll be delighted to hear a third series is being conjured up by the talented team in Wales.”

‘Wizards vs. Aliens’ comes from creators Russell T. Davies and Phil Ford of ‘The Sarah Jane Adventures’ and ‘Doctor Who’ fame. The series revolves around a young wizard Tom Clarke and his scientific friend Benny. Together the two attempt to stop the Nekross, who are threatening to destroy all of wizard kind, and the Earth, in their pursuit of magic.

As the series moves forward, Tom and Benny will come in contact with a new alien race and a whole variety of magical creatures. Meanwhile, Varg has a new wife by his side, but the mysterious Lady Lyzera has a secret of her own. ‘Wizards vs. Aliens’ is executive produced by Phil Ford and Nikki Wilson of BBC Wales, as well as Sue Nott for CBBC. Production on season three is scheduled to begin next month and will air sometime in 2014-2015.