5. 4. 3. 2. 1. THUNDERBIRDS ARE GO SEASON 2B

By September 28, 2017 Pukeko Pictures, Thunderbirds Are Go

SEASON 2B PREMIERES SUNDAY, OCTOBER 1, AT 5.00PM ON 9GO!

Get ready for brand new episodes of your favourite heroes packed with more action, comedy, rescue and star power when Thunderbirds Are Go returns on Sunday, October 1, at 5.00pm on 9GO!

Follow the exploits of International Rescue, a secret life-saving organisation led by the Tracy family who, equipped with technologically advanced rescue craft for sea, land, air and space, go above and beyond to save the world from treachery and peril in the only way they know how – with bravery and ingenuity.

Featuring the world’s most famous family of heroes, the new episodes star Rosamund Pike (Gone Girl, Pride and Prejudice) as Lady Penelope; original cast member David Graham as Parker; Kayvan Novak (Fonejacker, Facejacker) as inventor Brains;, and Thomas Brodie-Sangster (Game of Thrones, Love Actually) voicing John Tracy.

ExplorerAustralia’s own Adam Hills (Spicks and Specks, The Last Leg) heads up a stellar guest cast as Buddy Pendergast, a famous television explorer, along with David Tennant (Doctor Who) as Tycho Reeves, a billionaire inventor admired by Brains, and Emilia Clarke (Game of Thrones, Me Before You) who voices Doyle, a courageous oil rig worker who stands up for what is right and allies herself with International Rescue.

The premiere episode coincides with the inaugural Thunderbirds Day on September 30, providing fans all over the world with a date to celebrate all things International Rescue while celebrating the anniversary of the very first time Gerry Anderson’s creation arrived in our homes, way back in 1965.

Thunderbirds Are Go is the reimagining of the classic series, produced by ITV Studios and New Zealand-based Pukeko Pictures, in collaboration with world-famous Weta Workshop (Avatar, King Kong, The Lord of the Rings), using a unique mix of CGI animation and live-action model sets.

When disaster strikes and the odds seem impossible. When danger lies ahead and there’s no one else to help – International Rescue answers the call!

THUNDERBIRDS ARE GO SEASON 2B PREMIERES SUNDAY, OCTOBER 1, AT 5.00PM ON 9GO!