2 x 30 minute episodes
MPEG-1 Layer 3
Dan Dare - Marooned on Mercury
Tales of the dashing sci-fi hero from the classic Eagle comics of the 1950s-60s.
Dan Dare, Marooned on Mercury Episode 1 of 2
On their journey Earthwards, Dare and the crew of the Anastasia rally to the assistance of an old ally...
Dan Dare, Marooned on Mercury Episode 2 of 2
Dan Dare and the Anastasia crew assist allies old and new to thwart the evil Mekon, who plots revenge on Venus.
Adventures based on the Eagle comic strip 'Dan Dare' created in 1950 by the Reverend Marcus Morris and Frank Hampson.
Starring Ed Stoppard as Dan Dare, Geoff McGivern as Digby, Heida Reed as Professor Peabody, Raad Rawi as the Mekon, Bijan Daneshmand as Sondar, Kelly Burke as Ergolux, Dianne Weller as the On-Board Computer, Nicholas Briggs as Garlock and Alistair Lock as Crewman Galloway.
Dramatised by Marc Platt.
Director: Andrew Mark Sewell.
Made by B7.