Claudia Grant has been confirmed as playing Carole Ann Ford in Mark Gatiss' Doctor Who biodrama 'An Adventure In Space And Time'.
The confirmation comes on Grant's agency website, which happens to be run by Jessica Carney (William Hartnell's granddaughter):
"Congratulations to CLAUDIA GRANT (see actresses) who is shooting An Adventure in Space and Time, her first TV job since graduating in the summer. The 90 minuter written by Mark Gatiss for the BBC tells the story of the genesis of Doctor Who. Claudia is filming the role of actress Carol Ann Ford who played the first Doctor’s granddaughter."
DWO are expecting more casting confirmations shortly, including Jamie Glover as William Russell.
[Sources: Jessica Carney Associates]