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Season: 1
Year: 1998


Season 1


Season 1, Episode 1: Can We Do This?

5 April 1998
The United States launches an aggressive plan to beat the Soviets to the moon.

Tom Hanks ... Himself - Host

David Andrews ... Frank Borman
George Bartenieff ... Hugh Dryden

Robert Curtis Brown ... Gavin O'Rourke

Robert John Burke ... Bill Anders
Andrew Chaikin ... 'Meet The Press' Host

Kelly Collins Lintz ... Hotel Clerk (as Kelly Collins)

Bryan Cranston ... Edwin Aldrin

Brett Cullen ... Dave Scott

Tim Daly ... Jim Lovell
James Detmar ... Engineer Two
James Michael Detmar ... Engineer Two (as James Detmar)

Cullen Douglas ... BOOSTER

Cary Elwes ... Michael Collins

Al Franken ... Jerome Weisner
Jack Gilpin ... Ted Sorenson

Tony Goldwyn ... Neil Armstrong
Steve Hofvendahl ... Thomas Stafford
Mary Thompson Hunt ... Teacher

Chris Isaak ... Ed White

Daniel Hugh Kelly ... Gene Cernan

Fredric Lehne ... Walt Cunningham (as Fredric Lane)

Dan Lauria ... James Webb
Jim Leavy ... C.C. Williams

Ted Levine ... Alan Shepard
Lamont Lofton ... Engineer One

John Carroll Lynch ... Bob Gilruth
Ben Marley ... Roger Chaffee

Deborah May ... Miss Hedges

John Mese ... Donn Eisele

Kieran Mulroney ... Rusty Schweickart
Greg Neff ... Chamber President

Tom Nowicki ... David Bell
Terry Odem ... Screaming Woman

Conor O'Farrell ... James McDivitt

Jim Piddock ... John Hodge

Mike Pniewski ... SURGEON

John Posey ... John Young

David Preuss ... PROCEDURES
Robert Quinn ... ECOM
Steve Raulerson ... RECOVERY (as Steven Raulerson)

Mark Rolston ... Gus Grissom

Stephen Root ... Chris Kraft

Linwood Sasser ... Press Rep.

Peter Scolari ... Pete Conrad

Nick Searcy ... Deke Slayton

Lane Smith ... Emmett Seaborn
Hank Stone ... Hotel Manager
Bruce Taylor ... Staff Member

Tom Verica ... Dick Gordon

John M. Adrian ... FIDO (as John Wickersham)
Ralph Wilcox ... VIP

Rich Williams ... Shreveportian

Steve Zahn ... Elliott See
Tina Lugo ... Extra (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 2: Apollo One

5 April 1998
NASA prepares for the Apollo 1 mission, then investigates the cause of the mission's tragic cabin fire.

Tom Hanks ... Himself - Host

Mason Adams ... Clinton Anderson

Jo Anderson ... Pat White

David Andrews ... Frank Borman
Peter Anthony ... Engineer
Donna Badger ... Secretary #2
Janis Benson ... Senator Margaret C. Smith

Dan Bright ... Mondale's Aide
Tommy Canary ... Simpkinson
Bill Cordell ... Pyro Technician

Ronny Cox ... Lee Atwood

Ann Cusack ... Jan Armstrong
Keith Dickerson ... Pyro Engineer
J. Don Ferguson ... Senator Stephen Young

Dann Florek ... Robert Seamans

Ru Flynn ... Storms' Secretary
Don Fowler ... Harrison Storms, Jr.

Rhoda Griffis ... Martha Chaffee
J. Michael Hunter ... Skip Chauvin

Chris Isaak ... Ed White
Tom Kouchalakos ... Technician
Mitchell Laurance ... Bud Mahurin (as Mitchell Laurence)

Dan Lauria ... James Webb
David Lenthall ... Sam Beddingfield
Ben Marley ... Roger Chaffee

Dakin Matthews ... Dr. Floyd Thompson

George Newbern ... Stu Roosa

Holmes Osborne ... George Low

Kevin Pollak ... Joe Shea
Robby Preddy ... Phyllis Storms
Kevin Rainsberger ... Dr. Berry

James Rebhorn ... Harrison Storms
Ruth Reid ... Betty Grissom

Mark Rolston ... Gus Grissom

Stephen Root ... Chris Kraft

Nick Searcy ... Deke Slayton

Frank Silva ... Levine

John Slattery ... Walter Mondale

Joe Spano ... George Mueller
Kristin Stone ... Astronaut Wife
Arthur Taxier ... Dr. Robert Van Dolah
Kathy Tyrell ... Shea's Secretary
Jonathan Aldridge ... Nasa Technician (uncredited)
Gus Perez ... '61 Cape Canaveral Tech (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 3: We Have Cleared the Tower

12 April 1998
With a documentary film crew watching their every step NASA prepares for the Apollo 7 mission.

Tom Hanks ... Himself - Host
Krista Adair ... Jo Schirra
Jay T. Becker ... Jim Lewis
Virginia Ellen Chappell ... Concerned Spectator
Marcelo Durst ... Documentary Cameraman

Joe Farago ... Dr. Fred Kelly
Lowell Fenner ... Russ Lawrence
Keith Graham ... Skip Chauvin

Mark Harmon ... Wally Schirra
Holland Hayes ... Tech #1
Steve Hofvendahl ... Thomas Stafford
George Hoggard ... EVAC Supervisor
Jay Honeycutt ... Launch Director

Peter Horton ... Documentary Director

Daniel Hugh Kelly ... Gene Cernan

Fredric Lehne ... Walt Cunningham (as Frederic Lane)

Ann Magnuson ... Dee O'Hara

Joshua Malina ... Tim Messick
Cindy Ferda ... Deke's Secretary (as Cindy Maranne)

John Mese ... Donn Eisele
Mati Moralejo ... Editor
Philip Nolen ... Nerd #1

John Posey ... John Young

Steve Purnick ... Clyde Teague

Mark Rolston ... Gus Grissom
Steve Sands ... Nerd #2

Nick Searcy ... Deke Slayton

Brandon Smith ... John Healey
Randy G. Stephens ... Curious Spectator

Max Wright ... Guenter Wendt
Joseph Aviel ... Nasa Technician (uncredited)
Bob Brzuchalski ... NASA Tech / Security (uncredited)
William C. Martin Jr. ... Nasa Technician (uncredited)
Michael Pope ... Journalist (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 4: 1968

12 April 1998
During the turbulent year of 1968 Susan Borman looks with dread on her husband's impending mission to orbit the moon.

Tom Hanks ... Himself - Host
Brandon Ambrose ... Edwin Borman

Sam Anderson ... Thomas Paine

David Andrews ... Frank Borman

Robert John Burke ... Bill Anders

Maury Covington ... CIA #2

Tim Daly ... Jim Lovell
Keith Dickerson ... Engineer
Steve DuMouchel ... NASA Rep.

Cary Elwes ... Michael Collins
Tracy Frenkel ... Rocco Petrone
David Drew Gallagher ... RETRO

Andrew Heller ... CIA #1
Jim Howard ... William Schneider

Steve Howard ... CAPCOM

John Carroll Lynch ... Bob Gilruth

Andy Milder ... GUIDO

Holmes Osborne ... George Low
Eric Paisley ... BBC News Reader

Mike Pniewski ... SURGEON
Robert Quinn ... EECOM
Michael Roddy ... FIDO

Stephen Root ... Chris Kraft

Nick Searcy ... Deke Slayton
Brian Shields ... Fred Borman
Kurt Smildsin ... Flight Director #1

Lane Smith ... Emmett Seaborn
Graham Timbes ... Flight Director #2

Kristian Truelsen ... Kurt Debus (as Kristian Truelson)
Robert Walker ... GNC (Telmu)
Rick Warner ... Julian Bowman

Norbert Weisser ... Wernher Von Braun

John M. Adrian ... FIDO (as John Wickersham)

Rita Wilson ... Susan Borman
Steve Zurk ... George Hage

Season 1, Episode 5: Spider

19 April 1998
The evolution of the lunar module at Grumman Aircraft Engineering.

Tom Hanks ... Himself - Host
Remi Aubuchon ... Engineer Bob

Reed Birney ... John Houbolt

David Brisbin ... Allyn B. Hazard
Max Brown ... Glennan

Matt Craven ... Tom Kelly

Brett Cullen ... Dave Scott
Keith Dorman ... Kelly's Assistant

John Drew ... Mylar Engineer

Dann Florek ... Robert Seamans
Randell Haynes ... Houbolt's Critic #1
Steve Hofvendahl ... Tom Stafford

Clint Howard ... Paul Lucas

Daniel Hugh Kelly ... Gene Cernan
Paul Kiernan ... Glennan's Assistant

Brian Lafontaine ... Young Engineer
Mark Lainer ... Doubting Engineer

Matthew Lussier ... Arnold Whitaker
Phillip Martinez ... John Coursen
Fred Mooneyham ... Houbolt's Critic #2

Kieran Mulroney ... Rusty Schweickart

Dean Napolitano ... Seaman's Assistant
John Nutten ... Colleague #1

Conor O'Farrell ... James McDivitt

Holmes Osborne ... George Low
Stan Petter ... Colleague #2

Alan Ruck ... Tom Dolan

Nick Searcy ... Deke Slayton

Grant Shaud ... Bob Carbee
Russell Warner ... John Rigsby

Norbert Weisser ... Werner Von Braun

Graham Yost ... Engineer Dave

Season 1, Episode 6: Mare Tranquilitatis

19 April 1998
Buzz Aldrin, Neil Armstrong, and Michael Collins prepare for the Apollo 11 mission to the moon.

Season 1, Episode 7: That's All There Is

26 April 1998
On the Apollo 12 mission rookie astronaut Alan Bean becomes the fourth person to walk on the moon.

Tom Hanks ... Himself - Host

Jeff Breslauer ... Technician

David Clyde Carr ... Gerry Griffin
George Colangelo ... 'Buck' Willoughby

Dave Foley ... Alan Bean
Jim Leavy ... C.C. Williams
Ben Marley ... Roger Chaffee

Paul McCrane ... Pete Conrad

Geoffrey Nauffts ... Ed Gibson

Mike Pniewski ... Flight Surgeon

Shawn Pyfrom ... Ten Year Old Boy
Gary Rorman ... Geologist

Lane Smith ... Emmett Seaborn
John Travis ... John Aaron

Tom Verica ... Dick Gordon
Shawn Ramagos ... Reporter (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 8: We Interrupt This Program

26 April 1998
The Apollo 13 mission as seen through the reporting of two newscasters, highlighting the changing character of news coverage.

Tom Hanks ... Himself - Host

Tammy Arnold ... Sarah

Rus Blackwell ... Joel Kruger (as Rus D. Blackwell)
Brian Brightman ... Editor

Dan Butler ... Gene Kranz
Jack Carroll ... Reporter #3
Colette Piceau ... Reporter #4 (as Colette Piceau Colangelo)
Heather De Oreo ... Doris (as Heather DeOreo)
Steve DuMouchel ... Jeff Jordy

Jeffrey William Evans ... Director (as Jeff Evans)
Billy Flanigan ... Suit #2
Harold Fletcher ... Dr. Swigert
Tim Goodwin ... Mr. Radio
Erich Hoffelder ... Brett's Soundman

John Hostetter ... Ralph Cooper

Clint Howard ... Paul Lucas
Key Howard ... Reporter #5

John M. Jackson ... Hal Deacon
Kathy Karol ... Shirley

David Kaufman ... David Gibson
William Larson ... Seymour Rosen

Michael Laskin ... Larry Thompson
Christopher Miles ... TV #3

Jay Mohr ... Brett Hutchins
Jeff Moldovan ... Reporter #7

Dennis Neal ... Suit #1
Don C. Noderer ... TV #1

Conor O'Farrell ... James McDivitt
Janet Peterson ... Mrs. Swigert

Ethan Phillips ... Stanley Craig

Ric Reitz ... Reporter #8

Brett Rice ... Sam Langfitt

Stephen Root ... Chris Kraft

John Rothman ... Warren Moburg
Paul Rouffa ... Mr. AP
Gerard Russell ... Suit #3

Nick Searcy ... Deke Slayton

Lane Smith ... Emmett Seaborn
Catherine Stork ... TV #4
Jan Taylor Hendricks ... TV #2 (as Jan Taylor)

Todd Thompson ... TV #5
Doug Truelsen ... Mr. UPI (as Doug Truelson)
Cyndi Vicino ... Reporter #2
Dave Wagner ... Anchor
George Wilson ... Reporter #6
William C. Martin Jr. ... Reporter (uncredited)
Francie Varveris Michas ... Reporter / Stenographer (uncredited)
Kenneth Passero ... T.V. Anchor (uncredited)
Jeff Standard ... Mission Control Technician (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 9: For Miles and Miles

3 May 1998
Ten years after becoming the first American in space Alan Shepard battles back from health problems to command the Apollo 14 mission.

Tom Hanks ... Himself - Host

Dylan Baker ... Bruce McCoy

Adam Baldwin ... Fred Haise

David Clyde Carr ... Gerry Griffin

Gary Cole ... Ed Mitchell

Tim Daly ... Jim Lovell

JoAnna Garcia Swisher ... Julie Shepard (as Joanna Garcia)
Henderson Gilliland ... Bud (as Henderson Gilleland)

Jerry Hardin ... Ben Taylor

Michael Harding ... Dick Thorson (as Mike Harding)
Steve Hofvendahl ... Tom Stafford

Chris Hogan ... Don Eyles

Gwen Hollander ... Laura Shepard

Daniel Hugh Kelly ... Gene Cernan

David Kelsey ... GUIDO

J. LaRose ... Anesthesiologist

Ted Levine ... Alan Shepard

Andrew Masset ... Dr. House (as Andrew Massett)

George Newbern ... Stu Roosa
Robin O'Dell ... Gaye Alford

Kim Ostrenko ... Louise Shepard
Jeffrey Pillars ... Charlie (as Jeff Pillars)
Caroline Ross ... Scrub Nurse
Andrew Rubin ... Jules Bergman

Nick Searcy ... Deke Slayton
Tom Stearns ... Dick (as Tom I. Stearns)

Marty Stonerock ... Circulating Nurse

Lesa Thurman ... Joan Roosa

Robert C. Treveiler ... L. Gordon Cooper (as Robert Treveiler)
Rick Warner ... Julian Bowman
Ashleigh Ann Wood ... Alice Shepard (as Ashley Ann Wood)

Harve Presnell
Bob Brzuchalski ... NASA Tech / Security (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 10: Galileo Was Right

3 May 1998
The Apollo 15 astronauts and backup crew go through extensive geology training in preparation for their mission.

Tom Hanks ... Himself - Host

Tom Amandes ... Jack Schmitt

John Aylward ... Dr. Ray Pemberton
Barry Bell ... Rocco Petrone

David Clyde Carr ... Gerry Griffin

David Clennon ... Dr. Leon (Lee) Silver

Brett Cullen ... Dave Scott

Keith Flippen ... Jason

Joe Inscoe ... Chester Lee

Marc Macaulay ... Karl Heinze (as Marc Macauley)

Doug McKeon ... Joe Allen

Tim Parati ... Blaisdell

Michael Raynor ... Al Worden
Arland Russell ... Geology Professor

Nick Searcy ... Deke Slayton

Isa Totah ... Farouk El-Baz

Tom Verica ... Dick Gordon

Gareth Williams ... Jim Irwin

Jesse G. Martin ... Pilot / specialty (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 11: The Original Wives Club

10 May 1998
The lives of the astronaut wives during their NASA years and beyond - through speaking engagements and fashion shows, alcoholism and divorce.

Tom Hanks ... Himself - Host

Jo Anderson ... Pat White

David Andrews ... Frank Borman
Katie Austin ... Susan Lovell

Robert Catrini ... Reporter #48

Wendy Crewson ... Faye Stafford

Ann Cusack ... Jan Armstrong

Tim Daly ... Jim Lovell

J. Downing ... Charlie Duke

Sally Field ... Trudy Cooper

R. Keith Harris ... Charlie (as Keith Harris)
Jim Helsinger ... PAO

John Michael Higgins ... Master of Ceremonies

Kristie Horton ... Barbara Lovell
Key Howard ... Reporter #1

Zeljko Ivanek ... Ken Mattingly
Elliot Kachnycz ... Jay Lovell

DeLane Matthews ... Pat McDivitt (as Delane Matthews)

Claudia Miller ... Reporter #72

Jack Mountford ... Christopher Conrad (as John Mountford)

Deirdre O'Connell ... Barbara Young (as Deidre O'Connell)

Elizabeth Perkins ... Marilyn Lovell

John Posey ... John Young

Debra Jo Rupp ... Marilyn See

Cynthia Stevenson ... Jane Conrad

Robert C. Treveiler ... L. Gordon Cooper

JoBeth Williams ... Marge Slayton (as Jobeth Williams)

Rita Wilson ... Susan Borman
Jonathan Aldridge ... Reporter (uncredited)
Bob Brzuchalski ... NASA Tech / Security (uncredited)

Chris Isaak ... Ed White (voice) (uncredited)

Conor O'Farrell ... Jim McDivitt (voice) (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 12: Le voyage dans la lune

10 May 1998
The last manned Apollo mission to the moon is juxtaposed with Georges Méliès' filming of A Trip to the Moon (1902).

Tom Amandes ... Jack Schmitt

Bart Braverman ... Older Sahjid

David Clyde Carr ... Gerry Griffin

David Clennon ... Lee Silver

Blythe Danner ... Narrator (voice)

Chris Ellis ... Bob Parker

Keith Flippen ... Jason

Tom Hanks ... Jean-Luc Despont
George Kapetan ... Ed Fendell

Tchéky Karyo ... George Melies (as Tcheky Karyo)

Daniel Hugh Kelly ... Gene Cernan
Jason Khoury ... Young Sahjid
Elizabeth Morehead ... Tracy Cernan

Tim Parati ... Blaisdell
J.C. Quinn ... Special Effects Worker
Michael Roddy ... Geologist

Stephen Root ... Chris Kraft

Nick Searcy ... Deke Slayton

Lane Smith ... Emmett Seaborn
Wendy Klassen ... Clerk / Sailor (uncredited)

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