Tag: Space: 1999

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 – 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 […]

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 […]