It makes sense that Nightmare Movies and Anno Dracula author Kim Newman would be drawn to Captain Scarlet, but what is his favourite of the many Gerry Anderson shows he watched growing up? The answer might surprise you! In this episode, Kim explores the uniqueness of Thunderbirds' altruistic format, the pioneering Century 21 merch empire, and how puppets became such a dominant part of the television landscape. Plus, the usual gubbins you might expect to find in an episode of the Gerry Anderson Podcast!
01:07 Welcome to the Gustatory Gerry Anderson Podcast!
04:45 FAB Merch Facts
11:41 From the Podcast Mailman
20:20 The Gerry Anderson News! See links below
25:48 Have a Look at the Podcast Facebook Group
32:59 Kim Newman - Part Two
1:00:38 Tweets! Did you know Richard James was in Space Precinct?