Monday, May 26, 2014
Television and Cinema Verities: Gerry Anderson's UFO
"The final episodes were very fast moving. The acting, the dialogue, the cutting were all a lot quicker and the storylines much stronger. They stretched the brain buds a lot more with time warps and such. We got away from being stuck on Moonbase with guys scrambling down the laundry chutes each week. We got out of the studio a lot more and on location. The storylines were into the more mind-bending aspects of science-fiction, which I do enjoy watching whenever I do go to science-fiction films, which isn't a great deal."
- UFO star Ed Bishop discusses the series' format adjustment in the latter half with interviewer David Hirsch, in Starlog #55 (February 1982: "Commander Straker Speaks.")
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