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Release Date:
30 April 1973 (UK) See more »
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Plot:
The Tomorrow People are British teens who have special powers. They can communicate to each other using telepathy... See more »
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User Reviews:
It had been so long... See more (12 total) »

Cast

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Nicholas Young ... John (68 episodes, 1973-1979)
Philip Gilbert ... Tim / ... (66 episodes, 1973-1979)
Elizabeth Adare ... Elizabeth (50 episodes, 1974-1979)
Peter Vaughan-Clarke ... Stephen (46 episodes, 1973-1977)
Michael Holoway ... Mike (29 episodes, 1975-1979)
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Series Directed by
Roger Damon Price (17 episodes, 1973-1976)
Vic Hughes (16 episodes, 1975-1979)
Paul Bernard (9 episodes, 1973)
Stan Woodward (9 episodes, 1975-1978)
Leon Thau (5 episodes, 1975-1978)
Darrol Blake (4 episodes, 1974)
Dennis Kirkland (3 episodes, 1975)
Richard Mervyn (2 episodes, 1977)
Gabrielle Beaumont (2 episodes, 1978)
Peter Webb (2 episodes, 1978)
Peter Yolland (2 episodes, 1978)
 
Series Writing credits
Roger Damon Price (64 episodes, 1973-1979)
Brian Finch (13 episodes, 1973)
Jon Watkins (4 episodes, 1976)

Series Produced by
Ruth Boswell .... producer (39 episodes, 1973-1975)
Vic Hughes .... producer (22 episodes, 1977-1979)
Roger Damon Price .... producer (16 episodes, 1973-1976)
 
Series Original Music by
Brian Hodgson (unknown episodes)
 
Series Film Editing by
Tony O'Toole (8 episodes, 1978)
Dan Carter (5 episodes, 1973)
Nigel Hoban (4 episodes, 1978)
Sean Fullerton (4 episodes, 1979)
 
Series Casting by
Gwladys Jenks (16 episodes, 1978-1979)
 
Series Production Design by
Harry Clark (13 episodes, 1973)
Michael Minas (13 episodes, 1974)
Philip Blowers (13 episodes, 1975)
David Richens (10 episodes, 1977-1978)
Peter Elliott (7 episodes, 1975-1976)
Gordon Toms (5 episodes, 1978)
John Plant (4 episodes, 1979)
Allan Cameron (2 episodes, 1978)
Martyn Hebert (2 episodes, 1978)
 
Series Costume Design by
Pam Doolan (12 episodes, 1978-1979)
Jan Rowell (7 episodes, 1975-1976)
Allard Tobin (2 episodes, 1977)
 
Series Makeup Department
Joan Barrett .... makeup supervisor (8 episodes, 1978)
Anne Edwards .... makeup (4 episodes, 1979)
Audrey Prodrick .... makeup supervisor (2 episodes, 1978)
Gilly Wakeford .... makeup supervisor (2 episodes, 1978)
Sue Ignatius .... makeup (2 episodes, 1979)
 
Series Art Department
Jerome Gask .... graphics / graphic designer (6 episodes, 1978-1979)
Jim Gask .... graphic designer (2 episodes, 1978)

Andy Armstrong .... props (unknown episodes)
 
Series Sound Department
David Crozier .... film sound (5 episodes, 1978)
Brian Hibbert .... sound supervisor (4 episodes, 1978)
Brian Moray .... sound supervisor (4 episodes, 1978)
Tony Dawe .... film sound / sound recordist (3 episodes, 1973-1979)
Brian Rendell .... film sound (2 episodes, 1978)
Ron Thomas .... film sound (2 episodes, 1978)
Mike Westlake .... sound supervisor (2 episodes, 1978)
Peter Willcocks .... sound supervisor (2 episodes, 1978)
Julian Ford .... sound supervisor (2 episodes, 1979)
Stan Lee .... sound supervisor (2 episodes, 1979)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Keith Reed .... lighting director (10 episodes, 1978)
Peter Howell .... senior camera operator (6 episodes, 1978-1979)
Paul Stripp .... vision controller / vision control (6 episodes, 1978-1979)
Dick Bayley .... film camera (5 episodes, 1973)
Albert Almond .... senior camera operator (4 episodes, 1978)
Bill Marley .... vision control (4 episodes, 1978)
Bob Simmons .... lighting director (4 episodes, 1979)
Nick Hale .... film camera / camera operator (3 episodes, 1978)
Bill Braine .... film camera (2 episodes, 1978)
Peter Coombs .... senior camera operator (2 episodes, 1978)
Roy Easton .... senior camera operator (2 episodes, 1978)
Peter George .... film camera (2 episodes, 1978)
Peter Goodwin .... animation camera operator (2 episodes, 1978)
Allen Harradine .... vision controller (2 episodes, 1978)
Malcolm Harrison .... lighting director (2 episodes, 1978)
Dudley Lovell .... film camera (2 episodes, 1978)
Bob Mason .... vision control (2 episodes, 1978)
Peter Bower .... vision controller (2 episodes, 1979)
Peter Lang .... film camera (2 episodes, 1979)
Chas Watts .... senior camera operator (2 episodes, 1979)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Jean Kelly .... costumes (4 episodes, 1973)
Lyn Harvey .... costume supervisor (4 episodes, 1978)
 
Series Editorial Department
Colin Bocking .... editor: video tape (5 episodes, 1978-1979)
Fred Turner .... editor: video tape (5 episodes, 1978)
Nick Bigsby .... vision mixer (4 episodes, 1978-1979)
Peter Boffin .... vision mixer (4 episodes, 1978-1979)
Martin Perrett .... vision mixer (4 episodes, 1978)
Peter Phillips .... vision mixer (4 episodes, 1978)
Dave Lewinton .... editor: video tape (3 episodes, 1978)
 
Series Music Department
Dudley Simpson .... composer: title music (68 episodes, 1973-1979)
 
Series Other crew
Christopher Evans .... scientific advisor (68 episodes, 1973-1979)
Mary Douglass .... stage manager (8 episodes, 1978)
Myles MacMahon .... stage manager (6 episodes, 1978-1979)
Len Whitcher .... film research (6 episodes, 1978-1979)
Ruth Boswell .... script editor (5 episodes, 1975-1976)
David Downing .... floor manager (4 episodes, 1978)
Dave Sparks .... operational supervisor (4 episodes, 1978)
John White-Jones .... operational supervisor (4 episodes, 1978)
Mike Adams .... floor manager (4 episodes, 1979)
Sheila Kinany .... production assistant (4 episodes, 1979)
Norman Beardsley .... puppeteer (2 episodes, 1978)
Sandra Brett .... production assistant (2 episodes, 1978)
Simon Carlton .... floor manager (2 episodes, 1978)
Nigel Cook .... floor manager (2 episodes, 1978)
Campbell Keenan .... operational supervisor (2 episodes, 1978)
John Lopes .... floor manager (2 episodes, 1978)
Barbara Mitchell .... production assistant (2 episodes, 1978)
Liz Monkton .... production assistant (2 episodes, 1978)
Del Randall .... operational supervisor (2 episodes, 1978)
Nora Stapleton .... stage manager (2 episodes, 1978)
Patrick Vance .... floor manager (2 episodes, 1978)
Bruce Englefield .... studio supervisor (2 episodes, 1979)
Peter Groome .... studio supervisor (2 episodes, 1979)
 

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USA:30 min (68 episodes)
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Trivia:
During the majority of the series, when the lab was located in the abandoned underground station, the control panel for the entrance was a prop that previously appeared in "Doctor Who" in the 1975 Tom Baker story "Doctor Who: The Ark in Space: Part One (#12.5)" (1975)). The prop was originally made for the 'Gerry Anderson' series "UFO" (1969), and other panels and control desks from that series can occasionally be seen in both "Doctor Who" and "The Tomorrow People."See more »
Goofs:
Revealing mistakes: In the episode "The Vanishing Earth", the Spidron (who is supposed to be a plant creature) is having a conversation with Steen and turns his head, revealing the actor's human head underneath the Spidron's hood.See more »
Movie Connections:
Featured in The 100 Greatest Kids TV Shows (2001) (TV)See more »

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7 out of 7 people found the following review useful.
It had been so long..., 12 December 2003
Author: David Shuff from Los Angeles

My memory of the show was completely buried from when I had seen it on Nickelodeon when I was a kid. Then I saw mention of it somewhere not long ago, and it all came rushing back to me, memories of what had been my favorite TV show at the time. That prompted some searching, and as a result, I am the proud owner of the first two seasons of The Tommorow People on DVD, which I ordered from Blackstar in the U.K. Watching it was quite an experience, being torn between thinking "this is so cheesy" and "this is absolutely brilliant". As I found watching the commentary, I wasn't the only one. Featuring Nicholas Young (John), Peter Vaughn-Clarke (Stephen), and Philip Gilbert (the voice of Tim), they made what I thought was going to be a technical commentary into a hilarious inside look at the making of the show, which they obviously thought was as cheesy and brilliant as I did. Everyone thinking of getting the DVD's should watch it. This is especially easy as the DVD's you order from the U.K. are Region 0, which means they can be watched all over the world (don't be fooled by blackstar.co.uk or amazon.co.uk when they mark them as Region 2 on the websites, they are all Region 0). Well worth the money for anyone who remembers the show and wants to take a stroll down memory lane.

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