Jason of Star Command (1978): S01E03 – Escape from Dragos


Introduction

Jason of Star Command is a 1978-1981 live action television series by Filmation.

The series revolved around the exploits of space adventurer Jason (Craig Littler) and his colleagues, including Professor E.J. Parsafoot (Charlie Dell) and the pocket robot “Wiki” (formally W1K1).

The series also starred Sid Haig as the evil Dragos, and, in the first season, James Doohan. Jason was inspired by Filmation’s 1977 live-action show Space Academy, and used the same robot, Peepo.

Outline

The attempt to sabotage the Space Academy’s defences by the energy clone of Commander Canarvin is thwarted by Nicole and Dr. Parsafoot. Jason and the real Canarvin manage to breakout of their jail cells but only Canarvin manages to escape from the vessel.

Jason of Star Command Series

You can find a full index and overview of Jason of Star Command here.

You can find a full index of Jason of Star Command Series 01 here.

Production & Filming Details

  • Release Date: 23 September 1978.
  • Running Time: 30 minutes (per episode).
  • Rating: PG.
  • Country: US.
  • Language: English.

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