Buck Rogers in the 25th Century
Buck Rogers in the 25th Century is an American Tv series from 1999. The series showed a more positive picture of future Earth. The Inner City was renamed New Chicago, and it was established that human civilization had spread once again across the planet, and also to the stars.
Last Episode02x13 The Dorian Secret Aired: Apr. 16, 1981
Buck and Hawk are sent to pick up the survivors of a planetary disaster and transport them to a new home. Before departing, Buck rescues a young … [continue reading]
Series Fun Facts
- The visual effects crew often represented futuristic buildings using still photographs of the pavilions at Expo '70 in Osaka, Japan.
- Admiral Efram Asimov (Jay Garner), the commander of the Searcher spaceship, is said to be a descendant of the famous science fiction author Isaac Asimov.
- Mel Blanc was briefly replaced by Bob Elyea as the voice of Twiki at the start of the second season. After protests from fans, he returned to the role for the final episodes.