Earthsearch Ii [James Follett - Earthsearch]

Episodes

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01The Return1982042520180709 (BBC7)

The Challenger crew's settled life on planet 'Paradise' is soon to be shattered.

Sci-fi series charting the journeys of the starship Challenger

Four million years ago, the crew of the starship Challenger abandoned their search for Earth and made their home on Paradise, the third planet of a solar system on the fringe of the galaxy. But now the crew's settled life is soon to be shattered.

James Follett's cult sci-fi drama is a gripping sequel to the original Earthsearch.
Starring Sean Arnold as Commander Telson, Amanda Murray as Sharna, Haydn Wood as Darv and Kathryn Hurlbutt as Astra.

Director: Glyn Dearman

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1982.

02Flood1982050220180710 (BBC7)

Telson and Darv make contact with the Earth ship, but the response is unexpected.

Sci-fi series charting the journeys of the starship Challenger

04Solaria1982051620180712 (BBC7)

Bran wants the crew to destroy an artefact floating in space. Will they co-operate?

Sci-fi series charting the journeys of the starship Challenger

05Sundeath1982052320180713 (BBC7)

On an abandoned artificial sun, the Challenger crew probes the computer in charge.

Sci-fi series charting the journeys of the starship Challenger

06Supermass1982053020180716 (BBC7)

With the Angel computers weakened, the starship is plunging into a black hole.

Sci-fi series charting the journeys of the starship Challenger

With the Angel computers weakened, the starship Challenger is plunging into a black hole.

James Follett's cult sci-fi drama is a gripping sequel to the original Earthsearch.

Starring Sean Arnold as Commander Telson, Amanda Murray as Sharna, Haydn Wood as Darv, Kathryn Hurlbutt as Astra, Sonia Fraser as Angel One and Gordon Reid as Angel Two.

Director: Glyn Dearman

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1982.

07Deathship1982060620180717 (BBC7)

Dragged into an artificial black hole, the Challenger crew face Spaceguard Six.

Sci-fi series charting the journeys of the starship Challenger