Reality Check: Nostalgia & Cult TV (Ashes to Ashes & Thunderbirds)

Reality Check: Nostalgia and Cult TV - 
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Philip Glenister in 'Ashes to ashes'Coinciding with the launch of the new TV series Ashes to Ashes which looks a lot like this…

 … we have two interviews recorded at last summer’s Cult TV Weekender: Alex Fitch talks to actor Philip Glenister (DCI Gene Hunt) and writer Matthew Graham about Life on Mars / Ashes to ashes and to Alan Shubrook, writer of the coffee table book 21 Century FX about his time working on Thunderbirds in the 1960s.

Click here to go to the home of this episode at Sci-Fi London,…

Links: – Home of the Cult TV Weekender
Wikipedia and BBC pages on Life on Mars
BBC press release about Ashes to Ashes and official website
Philip Glenister’s website

Allan Shubrook’s homepage – Gerry Anderson fan site

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