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« on: March 27, 2021, 10:05:58 PM »

Watching this now. Anyone else enjoy this show? Itís cheap & corny, but I kinda like it.
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« Reply #1 on: March 28, 2021, 01:29:54 AM »

 I have a signed photo from Erin Grey hanging on the wall at my computer desk. A few years ago I was at a sci-fi convention where Gil Gerard was one of the guests, but I refused to speak to him since he'd been the one who had gotten the show cancelled.
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« Reply #2 on: March 28, 2021, 08:59:20 AM »

Didnít know he got it canceled. How?
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« Reply #3 on: March 28, 2021, 09:15:20 AM »

He thought it was a silly show and didn't want to get typecast so quit.
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« Reply #4 on: March 28, 2021, 11:11:31 AM »

Thatís too bad, & Iím not sure it helped his career either. Was he in anything else?
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« Reply #5 on: March 28, 2021, 12:12:55 PM »

Bits and pieces here and there. He had addiction issues that did a lot to wreck his career. At one point I heard his weight had ballooned to 300lbs and he had weight reduction surgery of some kind.
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« Reply #6 on: March 28, 2021, 01:45:53 PM »

Loved this show as a kid, but when they did that exploration ship, it got a little drab........
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« Reply #7 on: March 28, 2021, 02:15:00 PM »

Iíve enjoyed what Iíve seen of both seasons, but the exploration stuff did seem like a cheaper version of Star Trek.
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« Reply #8 on: April 01, 2021, 11:21:09 PM »

I liked the girl robot "booty booty booooooty"
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« Reply #9 on: May 09, 2021, 05:49:15 AM »

I liked the girl robot "booty booty booooooty"


I liked that booty on Princess Ardala.  Cheers

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« Reply #10 on: May 09, 2021, 07:54:56 AM »

I watched it religiously as a kid - I was a "Star Wars" crazed 9 year old so anything to do with spaceships, robots, etc. was OK by me.

I remember thinking it was odd that my Dad, who normally hated "that sci-fi stuff" as he called it, always watched it with me. It didn't dawn on me till years later that he was in it strictly for the female eye candy. (Erin Gray, yowza!) :D
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« Reply #11 on: June 03, 2021, 03:19:09 AM »

first season was great but the second season was mediocre I think one of the reasons Gil had it canceled was it was getting to corny and kid friendly.
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