The missions of a planetary defense organization dedicated to protecting Earth from a Martian menace.
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Series cast summary:
Jeremy Hitchen ...  Chick King / ... 39 episodes, 1983-1986
Denise Bryer ...  Mary Falconer / ... 39 episodes, 1983-1986
Anne Ridler ...  Cy-Star / ... 39 episodes, 1983-1986
...  Sergeant Major Zero 39 episodes, 1983-1986
Robbie Stevens ...  Dix-Huit / ... 36 episodes, 1983-1986
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In the year 2020 Earth is under threat from Martian androids who want revenge on the human race. They consist of Zelda, her son Yung-star and her sister called Cy-star. An organisation is set up on Earth called Terrahawks, which is top secret to the rest of the world. This is led by Dr Tiger Ninestein with other characters such as Sergeant Major Zero, Captain Mary Falconer, Captain Kate Kestrel, Lieutenant Hiro and Lieutenant Hawkeye. Written by Anonymous

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Jeremy Hitchen modeled Tiger Ninestein's voice after Jack Nicholson. See more »

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Dr. 'Tiger' Ninestein: [his favorite exclamation] ... Flaming thunderbolts!
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Crazy Credits

The end credits are accompanied by a game of Tic-Tac-Toe played by the Zeroids (in blue), and Zelda's Cubes (in red). The winner of the game differed from episode to episode. See more »

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Why is this not a cult?
14 January 2003 | by See all my reviews

I have recently bought all the re-released Terrahawks programmes on DVD and I think its great. I never really liked Thunderbirds as it seemed a bit bland, but this has a continuous theme going throughout the shows.

Just a quick thought, what is Gerry Andersons obsession with Mars, I mean first it was the Mysterons and now its Zelda and her rabble.

Strange.


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