Starhyke (2009– )

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Series cast summary:
Suanne Braun ...
 Lieutenant Commander Dotty (6 episodes, 2009)
Jeremy Bulloch ...
 Doctor Yul Striker (6 episodes, 2009)
 Captain Belinda Blowhard (6 episodes, 2009)
Gene Foad ...
 Hologram (6 episodes, 2009)
Simon Gilvear ...
 The Reptid (6 episodes, 2009)
 Commander William C Cropper (6 episodes, 2009)
 Lieutenant Commander Wu Oof (6 episodes, 2009)
Stephanie Jory ...
 Chief Engineer Sally Popyatopov (6 episodes, 2009)
Simon Lewis ...
 Reginald Montague Duck (6 episodes, 2009)
 Nurse Sandy Beach (6 episodes, 2009)
Wayne Pilbeam ...
 Ensign Bull Ox (6 episodes, 2009)
Fiona Reynard ...
 Vilma Maureen Down (6 episodes, 2009)
Sue Witheridge ...
 Daphne (6 episodes, 2009)
Keiran McGreevy ...
 Ensign Alan Hole (3 episodes, 2009)


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I figured it would be unfair to review this show after only one episode. Turns out it wouldn't have been.
2 March 2010 | by (london, england) – See all my reviews

I figured it would be unfair to review this show after only one episode despite very strong urges to pan it straight away, so I held out and watched the lot. Unfortunately the first episode is an excellent indicator of what is to come.

The program is not totally rubbish as many claim and there are redeeming features to be found. Some of the characters are quite amusing, such as the doctor, Sally and Dotty the cyborg. Rachel Grant is Hot, the Reptid makeup is quite good and doesn't look cheap, the special effects are excellent (as they should be by 2009), and there were a couple of places that genuinely made me laugh but they were surrounded by so much nonsense that I cannot for the life of me remember what they were.

Almost everything else about the show is bad. Most of the jokes are painful, and there are too many characters to properly develop. Many scenes go absolutely nowhere and are abruptly ended and forgotten about. Bearing in mind the episodes are only 23 minutes, that is particularly disappointing.

Forget comparing this show to Red Dwarf. Forget comparing this show to Hyperdrive. Starhyke doesn't compare to anything that has actually been shown on telly, which is probably why it has never been shown on telly. It may however be possible to edit the series into a passable hour-long special or pilot.

All that said, I applaud the creators for at least giving it a go and they have done well to complete a whole series on what is clearly a tiny budget, especially going up against the BBC's finest. It does show some promise, but it needs some decent writers or the actors need to have a little think about their characters because I get the impression they are not necessarily being portrayed as the writers intended. Maybe that is the director's fault.

I would probably watch a second season... well, the first episode at least.

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