Vote for Talking Pictures TV! (closes 14th November)
Vote now for Talking Pictures TV in the TV Choice Awards! Talking Pictures TV, the vintage-film and nostalgia television channel founded by producer/editor Noel Cronin, recently made history for the premiere UK networked broadcast of Fireball XL5 as well as bringing back Thunderbirds for the first network broadcast in over two decades! It’s also home […]
UPDATED: Let’s make it an Annual Affair!
UPDATED 23/11/23: Offer extended to end of December As we prepare our winter mailing to all club members, we can now make remaining stocks of FAB Annual 2023 available to buy, just in time for Christmas. And to really make it a Christmas to remember, until the end of November December we’ve got two great offers […]
UPDATED: [UK] Fireball XL5 on Talking Pictures TV
UPDATED 31/10/23: Fireball XL5 returns to Talking Pictures TV from 2nd December at 15:00 with The Triads. UPDATED 18/7/23: Watch again at Tuesday teatime, from 25th July! Gerry and Sylvia Anderson’s 1962 series Fireball XL5 is to be broadcast in the UK on Talking Pictures TV! This will be the series’ first UK broadcast since […]
UPDATED: [UK] Thunderbirds on Talking Pictures TV
Talking Pictures TV is repeating Thunderbirds from Tuesday 24th October at 19:55. Gerry and Sylvia Anderson’s 1964 series Thunderbirds is to be broadcast in the UK on Talking Pictures TV! This will be the series’ first UK network broadcast in over two decades, when it had enjoyed a run on BBC Two. Talking Pictures TV […]
UPDATED: Corgi SPV and Angel Interceptor re-issue
UPDATED 17/10/23: FAB 1 now available for pre-order As well as their upcoming Stingray die-cast, Corgi has announced that they will also be re-issuing the classic Spectrum Pursuit Vehicle and Angel Interceptor models from Captain Scarlet And The Mysterons. See these and more in this video (wind through to 6:00) Both are due to be released […]
UPDATED: Space:1999 items up for auction – 13/14th October
UPDATED 15/10/23: We’ve updated the listing to include hammer prices (in US$). Heritage Auctions (“The World’s Largest Collectibles Auctioneer”) will be auctioning over 550 items from the film and television science fiction in The Greg Jein Collection on 13-14th October 2023. The landmark Greg Jein Auction features the collection of the Oscar- and Emmy-nominated miniature-maker who […]
UPDATED: New Eagle documentary project on Kickstarter
UPDATED 9/10/23: Funding for this project was canceled by the project creator on Oct 9 2023. The Eagle Has Landed is a proposed new documentary all about Space:1999‘s iconic spacecraft, by film-maker Jeffrey Morris. The documentary will follow Morris as he investigates the origins of the iconic vessel and the ongoing global impact of a […]
[UK] Space:1999 star guests at London Film Fair
Space:1999 guest stars Isla Blair (female alien, War Games and Carla Cross, Journey To Where), Julian Glover (Jarak, Alpha Child) and Oliver Cotton (spearman, The Full Circle) have been announced as star guests at the London Film Fair on 17th September 2023. Established in 1973, the London Film Fair enables fans to meet the stars […]
It’s Fanderson Day 2023!
Fanderson members know that it wasn’t just Gerry Anderson, or Sylvia Anderson, who made Thunderbirds, UFO, Stingray, Doppelgänger, Joe 90, Space:1999, or any of our other favourite TV shows and films. We know that there were also hundreds of technicians, puppeteers, writers, composers, designers, musicians, model-makers, voice artists, actors, directors, hair, make-up and wardrobe and many, […]
Will you win the FAB Challenge?
Something we’ve been asked for many times over the years is now, thanks to club members Matthew Teevan and Mark Whyte, finally available – the exclusive FAB Challenge card game from Fanderson! Easy to play, but fiendish to master, FAB Challenge presents 40 of the greatest vehicles from Gerry and Sylvia Anderson’s productions in a card […]