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Space: 1999

Year:
Duration:
50 min (48 episodes)
Genres:
Adventure | Drama | Sci-Fi
IMDB rate:
7.3
Details
Country: UK
Release Date: 1975-09-05
Filming Locations: Pinewood Studios, Iver Heath, Buckinghamshire, England, UK
Cast
Actor
Character
Tony Anholt
Tony Anholt
Space: 1999
Lea Brodie
Lea Brodie
Space: 1999
Martin Landau
Commander John Koenig
Barbara Bain
Dr. Helena Russell
Nick Tate
Alan Carter
Zienia Merton
Sandra Benes
Quentin Pierre
Security Guard / ... (32 episodes, 1975-1977)
Sarah Bullen
Operative Kate
Barry Morse
Prof. Victor Bergman
Catherine Schell
Maya
Prentis Hancock
Paul Morrow
Clifton Jones
David Kano
Anton Phillips
Dr. Mathias
Andy Dempsey
Main Mission Operative
Suzanne Roquette
Tanya Aleksandr
Tony Allyn
Security Guard (20 episodes, 1975-1976)
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Trivia
At the time, this was the most expensive series ever produced for British TV or for syndication.
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The date that the Moon blasts away from the Earth (13 September) is the birth date of lead actress Barbara Bain (the only cast member to appear in all 48 episodes)
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Barry Morse decided to leave the series after Season 1 had ended. An explanation of his absence was written into the first episode of Season 2, "The Metamorph", but never made it to the finished episode. Dialog was to indicate he had been in a faulty spacesuit.
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Goofs
The lack of resources is frequently referred to throughout the series. This is contradicted by the fact that throughout dozens of Eagles are destroyed. As they never run out they must be replacing them, the alternative is they have dozens of spare craft on a moon-base.
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Eagle numbers on doors in cockpits not always what the pilots call in and the numbers don't always match with each other.
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Quotes
John Koenig: It's better to live as your own man than as a fool in someone else's dream.
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Sandra Benes: Why has all of this happened to us, Professor?
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John Koenig: We've had a lot of success so far. We know what dangers to expect out there from black suns, neutron storms, radiation and the like, but if we think we know everything that goes on out there, we're making a terrible mistake!
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Photos from cast
Judy Geeson Nick Brimble Tony Anholt Lea Brodie Jess Conrad Lisa Harrow Cyd Hayman Gary Waldhorn