Sarah Jane Smith played by Elisabeth Sladen

Elisabeth Sladen as Sarah Jane Smith
First regular appearance: The Time Warrior
Last regular appearance: The Hand Of Fear

Sarah Jane Smith has also appeared in:
Elisabeth Sladen has also appeared in:

Sarah Jane Smith was a journalist for the Metropolitan magazine, and stowed away in the TARDIS after sneaking in to a scientific establishment in the pursuit of a story.

She was on the point of leaving the Doctor when he was summoned to Gallifrey. Sarah changed her mind and wanted to stay, but the Doctor dropped her close to her own time and somewhere that was not South Croydon.

She witnessed the regeneration from Jon Pertwee to Tom Baker.

Sarah Jane Smith has met these regenerations of the Doctor:
  • Aunt Lavinia
  • London, Earth (20th century)
  • Journalist