Fifth Doctor Peter Davison is to join the cast of ITV's drama series Law & Order.
Filming begins shortly on the next series of the UK produced show based on the NBC Series. Davison will play Henry Sharpe, the man taking over the job of Director of the CPS, described as a down to earth pragmatist and a great boss. Returning to the series is Freema Agyeman who played Martha Jones in Doctor Who.
Law & Order: UK airs on ITV1 in the UK and is currently being shown on BBC America.