Network: Sci Fi
Episodes: 22 (hour)
TV show dates: August 10, 2007 — February 8, 2008
Series status: Cancelled/ended
Performers include: Eric Johnson, Gina Holden, Karen Cliche, Jody Racicot, John Ralston, Jonathan Walker, Anna Van Hooft, Giles Panton, Jill Teed, Carmen Moore, Craig Stanghetta, Carrie Genzel, Bruce Dawson, Panou, Sonya Salomaa, Steve Bacic, Aeja Goldsmith, Nicholas W. von Zill, Bob Frazer, and Ty Olsson.
TV show description:
Flash Gordon (Eric Johnson) is a young marathon winner whose scientist father mysteriously disappeared 13 years ago. Flash’s former girlfriend, Dale Arden (Gina Holden), is a TV news reporter who is engaged to police detective Joe Wylee.
Flash and Dale meet the elder Gordon’s eccentric former assistant Hans Zarkov (Jody Racicot) when rifts in space appear allowing travel between the strange planet Mongo and Earth. Mongo is ruled by ruthless dictator Ming (John Ralston).
Others include Ming’s daughter, Princess Aura (Anna van Hooft); bounty hunter Baylin (Karen Cliche); exiled Prince Barin (Steve Bacic); and Vultan (Ty Olsson), the leader of nomadic mercenaries called Dactyls.
A modernized version of the Alex Raymond comic strip.