Andersonic Fanzine 17
Issue 17 of Andersonic features -
Sylvia Anderson interview - a new interview with Sylvia in which she discusses her work on the APF/Century 21 series and her creation & casting of such well-loved characters as Lady Penelope, Parker, the Angels and Ed Straker.
Alan Shubrook Interview - Alan talks of his time working at Century 21 on series such as Thunderbirds, Captain Scarlet up to UFO. He discusses his methods, materials used and his favourite miniatures created for the series, as well as sharing behind the scenes anecdotes. The interview is illustrated with Alan's behind the scenes photographs taken at the studio.
Space:1999/ Siren Planet - a look at the original script written by Art Wallace, which was later rewritten by Johnny Byrne to become the series' second episode 'Matter of Life and Death'.
Thunderbirds/ Desperate Intruder - two writers take opposing views on a mid-season episode where Brains finds himself up to his neck in it.
UFO/The Long Sleep - we curl up with a tube of Smarties and take a look at one of the weirder UFO episodes. Take a trip with us back to that ruined farmhouse...
Home Taping: 1999 - Mark Rosney recalls the days before VHS.
Strip Story - we look at an individual comic strip story to see what makes it tick. This issue - Countdown's UFO story 'The Final Climb' drawn by Jon Davis.
plus DVD reviews and more. Internal art by Steve Kyte, cover image by Martin Bower.