Jason of Star Command (1978): S01E14 – Peepo on Trial


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

Nicole’s efforts to accelerate the Space Academy’s engines are sabotaged by Peepo the robot, who is now under Dragos’ control. Jason sends Wiki to distract Peepo and manages with Canarvin’s help to regain control of the spacecraft. Their efforts may be too late to prevent the forward momentum from carrying the Academy directly into the heart of the galactic typhoon.

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: 09 December 1978.
  • Running Time: 30 minutes (per episode).
  • Rating: PG.
  • Country: US.
  • Language: English.

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