Tag: Blake’s 7

Cult T.V. Essentials: Star Maidens

Star Maidens aka Die Mädchen aus dem Weltraum (Germany) and Les Filles Du Ciel (France/Canada) was a British-German science-fiction television series made by Portman Productions for ITV. It was partly financed by a German company Werbung im Rundfunk. It consisted of one series of 13 episodes. It was […]

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 – […]

Heroes of Cult: “Big” Ron Tarr

Ronald Lawrence Morisco-Tarr, professionally known as Ron Tarr (14th November 1936 – 20th October 1997) was a British television and film actor who played many roles but gained cult status as “Big Ron” on Eastenders. He played the role until his tragic death from cancer in 1997, although he continued to […]