SEASON 2B PREMIERES SATURDAY DECEMBER 30 2017 at 6.55AM on TVNZ 2
Get ready for brand new episodes featuring the world’s famous Tracy family, packed with more action, comedy, rescue and star power when Thunderbirds Are Go returns on Saturday December 30 2017, airing weekly, at 6.55am on TVNZ 2.
Follow the exploits of the International Rescue, a secret life-saving organisation, led by the Tracy family, who, equipped with technologically-advanced rescue crafts 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 famous Tracy family, the brand 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.
David Tennant (Doctor Who) heads up a stellar guest cast as Tycho Reeves, a billionaire inventor much admired by Brains, 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 and Australia’s own Adam Hills (Spicks and Specks, The Last Leg) as Buddy Pendergast, a famous television explorer.
Thunderbirds Are Go is the re-imagining of the classic series, produced by ITV Studios and New Zealand-based Pukeko Pictures production, 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 SATURDAY DECEMBER 30 2017 – 6.55AM