Torchwood season 5 trailer has John Barrowman and Eve Myles back on duty in Cardiff

Ahead of its release in August, there’s a new Torchwood season 5 trailer featuring it’s two central stars.

Torchwood 5 will continue on from the TV series in audio form under Big Finish banner best known for its Doctor Who audio play catalogue. Subtitled ‘Aliens Among Us’, the story will see the team return to Cardiff after the global events of season 4’s ‘Miracle Day’. However, it’s “a very different Cardiff” according to the press release for the series, where “further surprises await”.

Centre-stage in the production will be John Barrowman and Eve Myles. They starred in the four Torchwood TV runs, as Cpt. Jack Harkness and Gwen Cooper. They are the main focus of the trailer, too. Here it is…

As we reported a while back, season 5 will also feature Torchwood TV cast members Kai Owen (Rhys) and Tom Price (Andy Davidson). The stories were overseen by the show’s creator, and former Doctor Who show runner, Russell T Davies.

Torchwood 5: Aliens Among Us will be released in three box sets. The first will comprise of four individual stories: ‘Changes Everything’, ‘Aliens & Sex & Chips & Gravy’, ‘Orr’, and ‘Superiority Complex’.

The second and third volumes will follow in October and early 2018.

All three box sets can be pre-ordered for £25 on Download or £28 on CD. A specially-priced Torchwood: Aliens Among Us bundles collecting all three for £60 and £75 respectively.

To celebrate the trailer announcement Big Finish is also offering discounts of the first six of its Torchwood releases. For example, Torchwood – The Conspiracy will be available for download at £2.99 for the whole of June.

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