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Seasons:
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6
Release Date:
4 February 2000 (UK) See more »
Genre:
Plot:
Thermoman is a multiple-powered superhero who originates from the planet Ultron. In an attempt to do his best to fit in with life on earth, he creates the human alias of George Sunday.
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User Reviews:
Very Entertaining See more (37 total) »

Cast

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Emily Joyce ... Janet Dawkins (51 episodes, 2000-2007)
Geraldine McNulty ... Mrs. Raven (51 episodes, 2000-2007)

Hugh Dennis ... Dr. Piers Crispin (51 episodes, 2000-2007)
Lill Roughley ... Ella Dawkins (51 episodes, 2000-2007)

Philip Whitchurch ... Tyler (51 episodes, 2000-2007)
Lou Hirsch ... Arnie (50 episodes, 2000-2007)
Tim Wylton ... Stanley Dawkins (48 episodes, 2000-2007)

Ardal O'Hanlon ... George Sunday / ... (44 episodes, 2000-2006)
Finlay Stroud ... Ollie Sunday / ... (38 episodes, 2002-2007)
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Series Directed by
John Stroud (44 episodes, 2000-2006)
 
Series Writing credits
Paul Mendelson (44 episodes, 2000-2006)
Paul Mayhew-Archer (28 episodes, 2000-2006)
Daniel Peak (5 episodes, 2005-2006)
Paul Alexander (4 episodes, 2001-2002)
James Cary (4 episodes, 2003-2005)
Simon Braithwaite (3 episodes, 2001-2002)
Trevelyan Evans (3 episodes, 2003-2005)
Pete Sinclair (3 episodes, 2003-2005)
Gary Lawson (2 episodes, 2001-2003)
John Phelps (2 episodes, 2001-2003)

Series Produced by
Jed Leventhall .... associate producer (44 episodes, 2000-2006)
Marcus Mortimer .... producer / executive producer: Big Bear Films / ... (44 episodes, 2000-2006)
John Stroud .... producer (44 episodes, 2000-2006)
Barrie Westwell .... associate producer (43 episodes, 2000-2005)
Sophie Clarke-Jervoise .... executive producer / executive producer: BBC (30 episodes, 2002-2005)
Geoffrey Perkins .... executive producer (23 episodes, 2000-2002)
Jamie Rix .... producer (21 episodes, 2003-2006)
Murray Peterson .... line producer (20 episodes, 2002-2003)
Ian Luxford .... post production producer (8 episodes, 2006-2007)
 
Series Original Music by
Philip Pope (44 episodes, 2000-2006)
 
Series Film Editing by
Mykola Pawluk (22 episodes, 2002-2006)
Graham Hutchings (13 episodes, 2000-2001)
Chris Wadsworth (11 episodes, 2003-2005)
Mark Sangster (4 episodes, 2000)
 
Series Casting by
Tracey Gillham (39 episodes, 2000-2006)
Jo Buckingham (5 episodes, 2005)
 
Series Production Design by
James Dillon (44 episodes, 2000-2006)
 
Series Art Direction by
Jo Sutherland (26 episodes, 2002-2006)
Simon Rogers (7 episodes, 2000-2001)
Richard Drew (6 episodes, 2000)
Dick Lunn (5 episodes, 2005)
 
Series Costume Design by
Janet Benge (30 episodes, 2002-2005)
Sally Plum (17 episodes, 2000-2006)
 
Series Makeup Department
Mandy Furlonger .... makeup designer (31 episodes, 2002-2006)
Marella Shearer .... makeup supervisor (13 episodes, 2000-2001)
 
Series Production Management
Murray Peterson .... production manager (13 episodes, 2000-2001)
Suzanne Facenfield .... production manager (10 episodes, 2005)
Barry Read .... production manager (2 episodes, 2000)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Julie Sykes .... first assistant director (27 episodes, 2000-2006)
Jack Beardsley .... third assistant director (6 episodes, 2006)
Carrie Rodd .... first assistant director (4 episodes, 2000)
 
Series Art Department
Terence Black .... production buyer (30 episodes, 2002-2005)
Harriet Davis .... production buyer (12 episodes, 2000-2001)

Andy Armstrong .... props (unknown episodes)
 
Series Sound Department
Richard Bradford .... sound supervisor (44 episodes, 2000-2006)
Adrian Smith .... dubbing mixer (43 episodes, 2000-2005)
Nigel Davis .... location sound recordist (9 episodes, 2000-2001)

Nigel Holmes .... boom operator (unknown episodes)
 
Series Special Effects by
Robert Schofield .... wire effects (5 episodes, 2005-2006)

Keith Edwards .... senior technician special effects (unknown episodes, 2005)
 
Series Visual Effects by
Andy McVean .... visual effects designer (36 episodes, 2000-2005)
Charlotte Merrill .... digital artist (8 episodes, 2006-2007)

Mickey Edwards .... visual effects assistant (unknown episodes)
 
Series Stunts
Paul Heasman .... stunt coordinator (18 episodes, 2000-2005)
Lee Sheward .... stunt coordinator (4 episodes, 2000-2003)
Stuart Clark .... stunt performer (3 episodes, 2002)
Mark Lisbon .... stunt performer (2 episodes, 2002-2003)
Lucy Allen .... stunt performer (2 episodes, 2003)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Derek Constable .... lighting director (44 episodes, 2000-2006)
Chas Watts .... camera supervisor (44 episodes, 2000-2006)
Keith Reed .... location lighting director (6 episodes, 2000-2001)
Chris Kempton .... lighting director (3 episodes, 2002-2003)
James Grimes .... grip (2 episodes, 2003)
 
Series Casting Department
Siobhan Bachman .... casting assistant (1 episode, 2003)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Julia Knight .... costume stand-by (4 episodes, 2005)
 
Series Editorial Department
Peter Phillips .... vision mixer (44 episodes, 2000-2006)
Pete Harrow .... colorist (7 episodes, 2006-2007)
Nick Adams .... colorist (2 episodes, 2002)
Tim O'Brien .... colorist (2 episodes, 2003)
 
Series Other crew
Sarah Daman .... stage manager (33 episodes, 2000-2006)
Frances Mable .... script supervisor (30 episodes, 2002-2005)
Julia Morpeth .... location manager (28 episodes, 2002-2006)
Ray Gearing .... studio manager (26 episodes, 2000-2006)
Katie Thompstone .... floor manager (23 episodes, 2000-2002)
Billie Watley .... production accountant (23 episodes, 2000-2002)
Allen Davies .... production accountant (21 episodes, 2003-2006)
Aidan Boulter .... studio manager (18 episodes, 2000-2005)
Liz Oliver .... production secretary / assistant production coordinator (16 episodes, 2003-2006)
Paul Mayhew-Archer .... script consultant (15 episodes, 2002-2006)
Paul Mendelson .... script consultant (15 episodes, 2003-2006)
Toni Barnett .... production coordinator / production secretary (13 episodes, 2000-2001)
Nila Karadia .... production coordinator (11 episodes, 2005-2006)
Helen McConville .... production secretary (10 episodes, 2002)
Suzanne Facenfield .... production coordinator (10 episodes, 2003)
Cass Hill .... production secretary (10 episodes, 2003)
Emma Thomas .... script supervisor (7 episodes, 2000-2001)
David Kellick .... location manager (6 episodes, 2000-2001)
Rebecca Hewitt .... stage manager (6 episodes, 2000)
Jane Sprague .... production assistant (6 episodes, 2000)
Cathy Durbin .... production secretary (5 episodes, 2005)
Pauline Gaunt .... stage manager (5 episodes, 2005)
Barry Read .... location manager (4 episodes, 2000-2001)
Madeleine Le Rasle .... production secretary (4 episodes, 2001)
Clara Thomas .... production secretary (3 episodes, 2000-2001)
Barry Read .... location manager (2 episodes, 2001)
 

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Runtime:
30 min
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Trivia:
Unlike most TV series, the regular cast members in this program rotate in their credits order depending on how big a role they had in the episode.See more »
Quotes:
[repeated line]
Piers:I am always here.
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Movie Connections:
Featured in The Funny Ladies of British Comedy (2004) (TV)See more »

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16 out of 20 people found the following review useful.
Very Entertaining, 29 August 2004
Author: Brook Hubbs from Beaverton, Oregon

I find this show to be most funny, mostly because of the characters.

George is an idiot amongst Humans, yet, being a superhero, is from another planet where his level of knowledge is acceptable.

Janet is the only normal one, caught up in the middle of a superhero husband, two always problemed parents, and the crazy health clinic she works at.

Arnie is George's cousin, who has become more Human like since he lost his powers for charging people to be rescued. He's a complete slob.

Tyler is George's neighbor, who believes he's from another planet, and that he visits planets and aliens all the time, most friequently, Gandalf the wizard.

Janet's Mother is a pain in Janets side, and Janet's Father is always dumbfounded by the situations he gets caught up in.

Mrs. Raven is the health clinic receptionist, who is pure evil.

And then there's Dr. Crispin, who is so amazed by himself, he never really understands what people actually think of him.

It's a great show, so go watch it.

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