Tom Corbett, Space Cadet - 10/2/1950 - 6/25/1955

  • CBS (1950)
  • ABC (1951-1952)
  • NBC (1951) (1954-1955)
  • DuMont (1953-1954)

Science Fiction / Juvenile

Running Time:  15/30 minutes

Stars:

  • Frankie Thomas Jr  - Tom Corbett
  • Al Markim - Astro
  • Jan Merlin - Roger Manning
  • Edward Bryer - Capt. Steve Strong
  • Margaret Garland - Dr. Jean Dale
  • Carter Blake - Commander Arkwright
  • John Fiedler - Cadet Alfie Higgins
  • Frank Sutton - Cadet Eric Rattison
  • Jack Grimes - Cadet T J Thistle

Technical Adviser:  Wily Ley

The series was based in part on Robert Heinlein’s novel, “Space Cadet”. 

Corbett’s rocket ship was called the Polaris. 

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