Author Archives: Lars

Full-Size Lost in Space Chariot on Fox Lot [Photo]

Lost in Space FullSize Chariot

We’ve been sorting through boxes and boxes of old family photos and look what we found! Lars and his family visited the 20th Century Fox lot when he was about 7 years old. He doesn’t even remember seeing the chariot but there it is! The full-scale, Lost in Space beauty. That’s Lars in the white shirt near the back and… Read more »

Time Tunneling with James Darren Interview & Video 2015

James Darren

We just came across this new interview with James Darren from Los Angeles Magazine http://www.lamag.com/citythinkblog/time-tunneling-with-james-darren/         Nice little piece with a video showing his original apartment, and favorite restaurants. We had the pleasure of meeting James at a Time Tunnel convention a couple of years ago, and found him to be quite personable and willing to talk about his past… Read more »

Lost in Space 50th Reunion: Part Two

You read Lars’ write-up, now here’s the video I took. Warning! Warning! This video might cause you to get dizzy! It’s very shaky, but I wanted to capture what I could. So you won’t see a lot but you’ll get at least a glimpse of June Lockhart, Mark Goddard, Marta Kristen, Angel Cartwright, Bill Mumy and daughter, the Robot, Lou… Read more »

LOST IN SPACE 50th Reunion! Hollywood Show Jan. 23-25 2015

Lost in Space

We just returned from a wonderful day at the LIS 50th anniversary reunion at the Hollywood Show. The event was held on Jan. 23-25 at the Westin Los Angeles Airport Hotel, we attended the Saturday installment. June Lockhart, Marta Kristen, Angela Cartwright, Bill Mumy & Mark Goddard were all present, Bill’s daughter Lilian was also their. Amongst other IA related… Read more »

Gary Conway @ Monsterpalooza March 27-29 2015!

Gary Conway will be appearing at “Monsterpaoooza” in Burbank California March 2015. The show is a 3 day event, and will be held at the Marriott Burbank hotel and Convention center.   Please check their website for time/day of Gary’s appearance: http://www.monsterpalooza.com/spring/ We plan to attend and will take lots of photo’s and have a full report. Stay tuned!  … Read more »

Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea ~ Polidor screen used prop diorama

As I mentioned in the previous post, I’ve been getting more involved with restoring/bringing back to life T.V. & movie miniatures/props. This one is from the 1961 Irwin Allen production Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea. In the film the mighty Seaview is being pursued by an attack sub called the “Polidor” in the scene, which is set in… Read more »