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 Steven 'Flash' Gordon (21 episodes, 2007-2008)
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 Dale Arden / ... (21 episodes, 2007-2008)
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 Baylin (21 episodes, 2007-2008)
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 Dr. Hans Zarkov (21 episodes, 2007-2008)
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 Ming the Merciless (21 episodes, 2007-2008)
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 Rankol (20 episodes, 2007-2008)
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 Joe Wylee (12 episodes, 2007-2008)
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Hometown Celebrity Steven "Flash" Gordon discovers a secret his father tried desperately to keep hidden. He then embarks on a journey to another dimension in hopes of finding his father who was believed to be killed in a fire. Flash becomes involved with the struggles of Planet Mongo. A tyrannical leader controls the only source of clean water on the planet. Flash makes many allies during his struggles leading to a Revolution. Written by epcnb86

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Todd Whalen auditioned for the role of "Flash Gordon". See more »

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Dr. Hans Zarkov: [learning that FBI agents have found his lab] They'll break into my lab, dismantle my Sentinel, get my RV...
Dale Arden: [who has drove his RV into Mongo] Actually, I don't think you have to worry about your RV.
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Don't Be Hatin' Flash Gordon
3 November 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I've read the reviews, and I know my opinion is unpopular. So, in my honest opinion, the new Flash Gordon is a good adventure series and not unlike the original Battlestar Galactica, Buck Rogers, Hercules, Firefly, or any other tongue-in-cheek adventure show. The new Battlestar Galactica is a drama set in a Sci Fi universe, but it takes itself too seriously for my taste. Don't get me wrong, the new BG is good, but I prefer shows like the new Flash Gordon over it.

I've read the venomous barbs attacking the show and I don't want any part of that: suffice it to say "to each his own". I guess what I'm saying is I prefer the Fantasy-side of Sci Fi over the drama-side, but that does not mean I'm any less of a fan of Sci-Fi. From my perspective,FG is a good effort and the Sci Fi channel ought to be lauded for such a brave endeavor, but like the Dresden Files, Flash Gordon will most likely be canceled.


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