It was announced today that ITV are making a new version of everybody’s favourite kids tv show, Thunderbirds. The new series will be a co-production with Peter Jackson’s Weta Workshop. It has already received a 26-episode order, which is unheard of on British tv. It will be a CGI series, instead of the old school supermarionation.
Our good friends, nights at the round table recently discussed Thunderbirds in their two part tribute to Gerry Anderson. Listen to part 1 here and part 2 here.