Netherlands released, PAL/Region 2 DVD: it WILL NOT play on standard US DVD player. You need multi-region PAL/NTSC DVD player to view it in USA/Canada: LANGUAGES: English ( Dolby Digital 2.0 ), Dutch ( Subtitles ), SPECIAL FEATURES: Box Set, Intera
Paul Darrow’s career has encompassed theater, television, and film. Famed for his portrayal of ruthless and calculating computer expert Kerr Avon in Terry Nation’s science fiction series Blake’s 7, Darrow has also appeared in Coronation Street, Emerg
The four series of 13x50mins ran from 02/01/78 to 31/12/81, beginning the same night that Star Wars premiered in London. A huge hit, it scored 10 million viewers directly against Coronation Street for it’s final climactic episode. Because the budget was limited, it built it’s appeal around the characters. This clip from a worthy BBC Schools programme looks at the motivations of the two leads: Roj Blake and Kerr Avon. Although Avon spent much of his time criticising and arguing with Blake, the final irony was that the series ended with Avon doing his utmost to return Blake to the crew of the Scorpio, long after the Liberator had been destroyed.