Tag: BBC

Cult TV Essentials: Aquila

Aquila was a British children’s television show based on the book Aquila by British author Andrew Norriss. It aired on the BBC from 1997 to 1998, lasting two series (13 episodes). It followed two Bristol boys, Tom Baxter (played by Ben Brooks – Universal Soldier III: Unfinished Business) and Geoff Reynolds (played […]

Cult TV Essentials: Ghostwatch

Ghostwatch was a British reality–horror/mockumentary television movie, written by Stephen Volk, and directed by Lesley Manning. The show was broadcast “live” on Halloween Night – 31st October 1992. At the time of its broadcast Ghostwatch was presented a real live television presentation. Later it was revealed to have […]

Cult TV Essentials: Blake’s 7

Blake’s 7 was a British science fiction television series produced by the BBC for broadcast on BBC1 between 1978 and 1981. It consisted of four 13-episode series. It was created by Terry Nation (Doctor Who) and the script editor was Chris Boucher. CAST Roj Blake – Gareth Thomas Kerr Avon – […]