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The Gerry Anderson Podcast

Oct 29, 2018

This week saw the premiere of the pilot minisode of Gerry Anderson's Firestorm which you can watch now at

With a rather unusual interview section this week because Jamie had the flu and then ran out of time to finish the documentary. More on that in Pod 21!

But don't worry - Richard and Jamie (who's...

Oct 22, 2018

Andrew James Spooner is a puppeteer, actor and voice artist who began his career working with Jim Henson's puppet workshop.

Most recently, Andrew was puppet coordinator on Gerry Anderson's Firestorm - the minisode of which premieres this coming Saturday 27th October at MCM Comic Con and online at


Oct 15, 2018

is an Emmy-Award-winning English journalist, radio and screen writer, and critic who specialises in music and comedy. He has collaborated with comics and writers such as Chris Morris and Armando Iannucci (as co-writer for On the Hour, Blue Jam and Veep) and Harry Hill as a writer for TV Burp.

David shares his memories...

Oct 8, 2018

Phil Plait (@BadAstronomer on Twitter) is an astronomer, sceptic, science writer and highly-qualified nerd. He has written two books, Bad Astronomy and Death from the Skies. He has also appeared in several science documentaries, including Phil Plait's Bad Universe on the Discovery Channel.

Phil grew up watching and...

Oct 1, 2018

Mike Tucker is a highly experienced model FX supervisor who has worked on everything from Doctor Who and Red Dwarf to Last of the Summer Wine and Casualty!

Mike reminisces about his early days watching Thunderbirds, Captain Scarlet, and Doctor Who and how that led him into a career in model FX working on Doctor Who, Red...