Category Archives: Lost in Space

Lost in Space 50th Anniversary @ Hollywood Show Jan. 23-25

The Lost in Space 50th anniversary celebration is coming up this month at the Hollywood Show! June Lockhart, Mark Goddard, Marta Kristen, Angela Cartwright & Bill Mumy will be attending. There will also be a Q&A panel on the 25th. The show will be held at the Westin Los Angeles Airport Hotel 5400 West Century Blvd.,Los Angeles CA> We’re planning… Read more »

TV Exec Pushes for Decade Specific Retro Channels (LIS Mention)

Variety is reporting that TV exec Garth Ancier has created a new company which is pitching decade specific, syndicated TV networks to various cable companies. “We have been looking at literally every show that was made in these eras,” said Ancier, former BBC America prexy and chairman of WB Television Network. The concept is patterned after Sirius XM’s satellite radio… Read more »

Lost in Space Sighting on ‘The Neighbors’

ABC’s new comedy The Neighbors is about a typical urban family who moves to the suburbs only to find out that everyone else in their gated community is an alien. Surprise, surprise, it’s actually a truly funny and poignant comedy that is not to be missed. In the season finale, The Neighbors paid homage to their spacy roots with guest… Read more »

Sci.Fi & Fantasy Modeller Vol. 29 LIS Space Pod Article out soon!

 I am happy to announce that the forthcoming issue of Sc.Fi & Fantasy Modeller Vol. 29 will feature an article on one of my latest projects, the LIS 1/24th Moebius Space Pod! It will feature a step by step how-to article on building, lighting, painting and diorama lay-out. It also includes the conversion of a race car driver figure I… Read more »

Diamond Select Announces Minimates B-9 Robot!

Toy Fair has just announced that Diamond Select will be releasing a “Minimates” B-9 robot from Lost in Space. Diamond Select has released many cool genre toys, see Universal monsters and more. Stay tuned for updates on the B-9! And it’s not Irwin, but apparently there was a lot of interest in the 60’s Batman license, so here’s more on… Read more »

IA Photo of the Week: Lost in Space; The Reluctant Stowaway

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It’s been ages since we’ve done an IA photo-of-the-week, but it’s back, and we’ll be doing this regularly. Here we have a nice little shot of the Robinsons and Dr. Smith behind the scenes (notice the open ceiling) in the holy grail Lost in Space episode “The Reluctant Stowaway.” This episode had it all, great special effects, good story, excellent… Read more »

Irwin Allen Model Kits: Alive and Well in 2012!

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It’s amazing how Irwin Allen’s legacy lives on well into the new millennium. A friend and I recently visited a hobby shop nearby for supplies and to browse through the new model kits. I couldn’t help but notice a nice selection of Moebius Models, Irwin Allen kits together on the shelf, the Seaview, (both the 8 window and TV versions),… Read more »

Lost in Space Space Pod vignette completed!

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Just completed this wonderful Moebius Space Pod in 1/24th scale. The model has the addition of photo-etch enhancement, fusion core chaser lights with adjustable speed, overhead lighting, and fiber optics for the instrument panel. It is finished in Vallejo and Tamiya acrylics. Like the Chariot, it’s been about 25 years since the last Space Pod, back in the Lunar Models… Read more »