UFO – Gerry Anderson http://gerryanderson.co.uk Sun, 11 Mar 2018 17:38:30 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.4 Richard James and Jamie Anderson present all the latest Gerry Anderson news - covering all of his legacy shows - Thunderbirds, Captain Scalet, Space: 1999, Terrahawks and many more. With competitions, quizzes and other fun. Contribute to the show live each month via Facebook or catch up on YouTube or iTunes. UFO – Gerry Anderson clean episodic UFO – Gerry Anderson fablive@gerryanderson.co.uk fablive@gerryanderson.co.uk (UFO – Gerry Anderson) The Gerry Anderson video podcast with Richard James and Jamie Anderson UFO – Gerry Anderson http://gerryanderson.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/powerpress/FAB_live_sq.jpg http://gerryanderson.co.uk 64383108 Jeremy Wilkin has died http://gerryanderson.co.uk/jeremy-wilkin-died/ http://gerryanderson.co.uk/jeremy-wilkin-died/#respond Mon, 29 Jan 2018 15:40:51 +0000 http://gerryanderson.co.uk/?p=5191 It is with great sadness that we report the death of Jeremy Wilkin, who passed away on 19th December 2017 at the age of 87. Jeremy was no stranger to Gerry Anderson fans, having provided the voices for countless characters in many Supermarionation series, starting with Thunderbirds in which he took over the role of Virgil Tracy …

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Prototype Dinky Investigator Car for Sale! http://gerryanderson.co.uk/prototype-dinky-investigator-car-sale/ http://gerryanderson.co.uk/prototype-dinky-investigator-car-sale/#respond Tue, 16 Jan 2018 21:51:50 +0000 http://gerryanderson.co.uk/?p=5150 Downthetubes.net have reported that Vectis will be auctioning several items that are sure to appeal to Gerry Anderson fans. The lots include a boxed Dinky SHADO Mobile and other rare vintage models. The rarest of all is a prototype version of the Dinky Investigator Car from Gerry Anderson’s pilot episode ‘The Investigator’. Vectis was established in …

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The Gerry Anderson Christmas Gift Guide! http://gerryanderson.co.uk/christmas-gift-guide/ http://gerryanderson.co.uk/christmas-gift-guide/#respond Sat, 16 Dec 2017 12:30:21 +0000 http://gerryanderson.co.uk/?p=5018 Pick up the perfect Christmas Gift! What’s that you say? Christmas is closer than ever before and you still haven’t sorted those last minute presents for the Gerry Anderson fan in your life? Have no fear: the Gerry Anderson Christmas Gift Guide is here! For UK orders to arrive in time for Christmas please make sure …

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More Ander-Thoughts! http://gerryanderson.co.uk/more-ander-thoughts/ http://gerryanderson.co.uk/more-ander-thoughts/#comments Sat, 24 Jun 2017 12:00:00 +0000 http://gerryanderson.co.uk/?p=4330 More Ander-Thoughts Once again it’s time for our intrepid team to tackle some more Ander-Thoughts, those imponderable Gerry Anderson problems that we’ll likely never know the answer to. This week Chris and AC are joined in their questionable quest by Jack Knoll of the Security Hazard blog. So without further ado, let’s find out what …

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S.H.A.D.O. CON Comes to Derby! http://gerryanderson.co.uk/shado-con/ http://gerryanderson.co.uk/shado-con/#comments Sat, 20 May 2017 10:30:36 +0000 http://gerryanderson.co.uk/?p=4263 Fans of retro-TV are set for a field day at the QUAD Cinema in Derby. If sci-fi fans – and their parents – fondly recall a moonbase run by svelte purple-wigged women, and a blond, ice-cool Commander Straker heading Earth’s defences against an Alien race in eerie spinning craft, they might want to check out …

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A Beginner’s Guide To Doppelgänger http://gerryanderson.co.uk/beginners-guide-doppelganger/ http://gerryanderson.co.uk/beginners-guide-doppelganger/#comments Sat, 13 May 2017 11:30:28 +0000 http://gerryanderson.co.uk/?p=4216 Ian Coomber gives us his thoughts on the 1969 film Doppelgänger aka Journey To The Far Side Of The Sun. We hope both of you are sitting comfortably… Although most commonly known by its alternative title Journey To The Far Side Of The Sun, Gerry and Sylvia Anderson’s 1969 film was originally released in Europe under the name of …

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UFO Writer Ruric Powell Has Died http://gerryanderson.co.uk/ufo-writer-ruric-powell-died/ http://gerryanderson.co.uk/ufo-writer-ruric-powell-died/#respond Mon, 03 Apr 2017 10:32:37 +0000 http://gerryanderson.co.uk/?p=4091 We were saddened to hear over the weekend that Ruric Powell, writer of the classic UFO episodes ‘The Dalotek Affair’ and ‘Conflict’, has died. He was 84. Our thoughts are with his family and friends. Photo credit: Steve Hardy

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Exclusive Interview: Ed Straker Speaks! http://gerryanderson.co.uk/ed-straker-speaks/ http://gerryanderson.co.uk/ed-straker-speaks/#comments Sat, 03 Dec 2016 12:55:21 +0000 http://gerryanderson.co.uk/?p=3678 Dateline: September 15th, 1980 Ed Straker is the head of one of the UK’s biggest independent studios, Harlington-Straker Studios. Whereas most movie makers are only too willing to talk about their work, Straker has gained the reputation of being reticent, almost to the point of reclusiveness. Having been granted a rare interview with the man …

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Anderson Artist Shoutout! http://gerryanderson.co.uk/anderson-artist-shoutout/ http://gerryanderson.co.uk/anderson-artist-shoutout/#comments Sat, 19 Nov 2016 15:50:05 +0000 http://gerryanderson.co.uk/?p=3650 Many Gerry Anderson fans know me for my Anderson themed artwork. In fact, with almost 70 Anderson specific images on my deviant art page (shameless plug), one could argue that I am somewhat obsessed. Rather than talking about myself however, there are plenty of brilliant artists to be found on the Internet, displaying their creations on DeviantArt, Tumblr, …

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Konami Models: A Retrospective Review http://gerryanderson.co.uk/konami-models-retrospective-review/ http://gerryanderson.co.uk/konami-models-retrospective-review/#comments Sat, 08 Oct 2016 15:55:42 +0000 http://gerryanderson.co.uk/?p=3497 Ask any Gerry Anderson fan to list what they most enjoy about any of Gerry Anderson’s science fiction epics and the chances are that “the models” will feature somewhere on their list. Since the early days of Supermarionation, right through to the present day, there have been countless models of popular and lesser known Gerry …

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