UK: UFO on Forces TV
Gerry and Sylvia Anderson’s UFO is showing again on Forces TV in the UK from Saturday 26th February 2022. The series is being shown as double-bills at 22:00 on both Saturdays and Sundays, with repeats as single episodes on weekdays around 22:00. Forces TV is available in the UK on Freeview/Youview 96, Freesat 165, Sky 181 and Virgin 274. […]
Another great new Space:1999 book? Really?
Hot on the heels of To Everything That Might Have Been and Space:1999 The Vault, Powys Media’s Earthfall is proving it’s a bumper time for Space:1999 books! A hellbroth born of the Earth’s atomic waste and the Universe’s own fury propels the men and women of Moonbase Alpha into a dimension where the familiar is […]
2022 Annual General Meeting: Voting now open!
Fanderson’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) is a chance for the committee to report on the club’s status and respond to members’ questions, thoughts and suggestions. All club members are welcome to join the AGM and, to give as many members as possible the opportunity to be involved, Fanderson’s next Annual General Meeting (AGM) will be […]
UK: The Footage Detectives look at the work of Denise Bryer
Talking Pictures TV is a British free-to-air vintage film and nostalgia television channel. Their regular Footage Detectives slot on 6th March 2022, looks at the life and career of Denise Bryer. Denise was, amongst many others, the voice of Twizzle in The Adventures Of Twizzle, Martha Jones in Four Feather Falls, Mary Falconer in Terrahawks and Dr Julie […]
AUS: Captain Scarlet And The Mysterons on DVD
Australia’s cult and classic film and television label Via Vision is following up their historic Joe 90 DVD release with Captain Scarlet And The Mysterons. For AU$59.95, this Complete Series box set includes all 32 episodes across 6 discs, plus special features: Gerry Anderson Commentary on 2 episodes five TV21 audio adventures Character identities ITC publicity […]
Another new ‘must-have’ Space:1999 book on the way!
Another must-have book, coming soon from Signum Books, is “the first fully illustrated book dedicated to Space:1999”. Space:1999 The Vault, by Chris Bentley, is a deluxe, full-colour 208-page hardback which includes many rare and newly discovered images from the 48 episodes of what is considered to be Gerry Anderson’s greatest TV series. The lavish science-fiction […]
Celebrating 40 FAB Years (albeit a year late!)
It seems quite remarkable now, but Fanderson has been a part of all our lives for 40 years. It’s grown from quite humble beginnings, when producer/writer/director Gerry Anderson recognised the need to bring together various disparate groups into a cohesive club for all fans of his work. Nowadays, when many other media-related clubs have closed down, gone online, or […]
Help your Anderson favourite become a Lego set!
There are seven Anderson-inspired projects on Lego Ideas right now that need your support to become reality! Lego Ideas was set up so that budding Lego set designers could see their design made into sets that we could all buy. Fans can click to support the designs they like and, if a project gets over […]
Bob Bell studio drawings for auction
On 12th February 2022, specialist collectables and memorabilia auctioneers Excalibur will be offering the second part of late author Simon Archer’s collection, including six drawings by series art director Bob Bell. Bob worked on many of the Anderson TV productions and was art director and supervising art director on Thunderbirds Season 1 and 2 respectively, as […]
Terry Curtis puppets for auction
Sworders fine art auctioneers are offering two puppets by Century 21 puppet sculptor Terry Curtis as part of their upcoming Out of the Ordinary sale on 15th February 2022. Curtis joined AP Films in Slough in 1964 as an assistant in the Art Department. A short period into his tenure, a position opened within the […]