Tag: Gerry Anderson

Cult TV Essentials: The Day After Tomorrow

Created by Gerry Anderson and Johnny Byrne, The Day After Tomorrow (aka Into Infinity) was a TV pilot first shown in December 1975. The show takes place in a future where  human civilisation is increasingly threatened by rising pollution, environmental damage and the depletion of the Earth’s natural resources. We are […]

Terrahawks: Volume 3 (Blu-Ray)

Gerry Anderson, the hugely influential creator of Thunderbirds and Captain Scarlet, made a spectacular return to puppet animation in the early 1980’s with an exciting new series produced with Christopher Burr. Thrilling yet another generation of children (and adults!), Terrahawks introduced a new elite force to defend 21st […]

Terrahawks: Volume 2 (Blu-Ray)

Gerry Anderson, the hugely influential creator of Thunderbirds and Captain Scarlet, made a spectacular return to puppet animation in the early 1980’s with an exciting new series co-created with Christopher Burr. Thrilling yet another generation of children (and adults!), Terrahawks introduced a new elite force to defend 21st […]

UFO: The Complete Series [BLU-RAY]

Gerry and Sylvia Anderson’s landmark series UFO returns in a stunning new HD restoration, available exclusively to pre-buy now at networkonair.com for £69.99. With its outstanding special effects and high quality production values, UFO set a new benchmark for TV science fiction when it first appeared in 1970. […]

Preview: Terrahawks Vol. 1 (Blu-Ray)

Gerry Anderson, the hugely influential creator of Thunderbirds and Captain Scarlet, made a spectacular return to puppet animation in the early 1980’s with an exciting new series co-created with Christopher Burr. Thrilling yet another generation of children (and adults!), Terrahawks introduced a new elite force to defend 21st […]

Sylvia Anderson passes away aged 88

It is Cult Faction’s sad duty to report that Lady Penelope herself, Sylvia Anderson,  has passed away at the age of 88 years old at her Berkshire home following a short illness. Her daughter Dee Anderson described her as “a mother and a legend” whose “intelligence was phenomenal but her creativity […]

Preview: Supermarionation – Box Set

It’s the ultimate box set for aficionados of Gerry Anderson’s iconic Supermarionation series and it’s available to buy right now from networkonair! Limited to just 2,500 copies, it marries the brand new film, Filmed in Supermarionation, with a selection of key episodes from the Gerry Anderson archive, all […]

Cult TV Essentials: Fireball XL5

Fireball XL5 was a science fiction themed children’s television show following the missions of spaceship Fireball XL5, commanded by Colonel Steve Zodiac of the World Space Patrol. The show was produced in 1962 by husband and wife team Gerry and Sylvia Anderson through their company APF, in association with […]

Cult TV Essentials – Space:1999

Space: 1999 is a British science-fiction television series that ran for two seasons and originally aired from 1975 to 1977. It was significant at the time as it was the last production by the partnership of Gerry and Sylvia Anderson and was the most expensive series produced for British television […]

Cult TV Essentials: UFO

UFO is a 1970 British television science fiction series about an alien invasion of Earth. It was created by Gerry Anderson, Sylvia Anderson and Reg Hill. It was produced by the Andersons and Lew Grade’s Century 21 Productions for Grade’s ITC Entertainment Company. In all, 26 episodes, including the pilot, were […]