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Ford Prefect (Character)
from "The Hitch Hikers Guide to the Galaxy" (1981)

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  1. The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (2005) Played by Yasiin Bey

  2. "The South Bank Show"
        - Douglas Adams (1992) TV episode, Played by David Dixon

  3. "The Hitch Hikers Guide to the Galaxy"
    ... aka "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy" - UK (complete title), USA (video title)
        - Episode #1.6 (1981) TV episode, Played by David Dixon
        - Episode #1.5 (1981) TV episode, Played by David Dixon
        - Episode #1.4 (1981) TV episode, Played by David Dixon
        - Episode #1.3 (1981) TV episode, Played by David Dixon
        - Episode #1.2 (1981) TV episode, Played by David Dixon
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  1. Mad and Bad: 60 Years of Science on TV (2010) (TV) Played by David Dixon
  2. "The Comedy Map of Britain"
        - Episode #2.5 (2008) TV episode, Played by David Dixon

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From "The Hitch Hikers Guide to the Galaxy: Episode #1.5" (1981)
[Zaphod, Trillian, Arthur, Ford, and Marvin are attempting to escape a stuntship that's going to hit the sun. Zaphod is holding Ford up so he can search the upper regions of the ship]
Zaphod Beeblebrox: Hey Ford, how many escape capsules are there?
Ford Prefect: None.
Zaphod Beeblebrox: You counted them?
Ford Prefect: Twice! Raise the crew on the radio?
Zaphod Beeblebrox: Yeah. I told them there were a whole bunch of people on board.
Ford Prefect: And they said?
Zaphod Beeblebrox: 'Hi there.'
Ford Prefect: Did you tell them who you were?
Zaphod Beeblebrox: Yeah. They said it was a great honor.
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