The Benji and Nick Show – The Second Coming

In the next The Benji and Nick Show, the boys have been watching The Second Coming, a two-part British television drama first screened in 2003. Written by Russell T Davies (head writer of the 2005 series of Doctor Who), The Second Coming concerns the realisation of humble video store worker Steve Baxter (played Christopher Eccleston)

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The Benji and Nick Show – Doctor Who: Inferno

In the next The Benji and Nick Show, the boys and Shelley have been watching Doctor Who: Inferno where the third Doctor, Jon Pertwee, transports himself sideways in time to a parallel world where an English drilling project causes catastrophic amounts of heat and force to be unleashed when it penetrates the Earth’s crust. Emails

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The Benji and Nick Show – Hornblower

This week on The Benji and Nick Show, the boys and Shelley have been watching Hornblower, a British historical fiction series based on three of CS Forester’s ten books about the fictional character Horatio Hornblower, a Royal Navy officer during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars. The series was broadcast from 1998–2003. Emails to podcast@nicholasbriggs.com

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The Benji and Nick Show – Terrahawks

This week on The Benji and Nick Show, the boys and special guest Shelly have been watching Terrahawks, a 1980s British science fiction television series created by the production team of Gerry Anderson and Christopher Burr. Set in the year 2020, the series follows the adventures of the Terrahawks, a taskforce responsible for protecting Earth

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The Benji and Nick Show – Happy Days

In the next The Benji and Nick Show, the boys and special guest/s have been watching Happy Days. Broadcast from 1974–1984, Happy Days is an American sit-com television series centred around the Cunningham family, starring Ron Howard as Richie Cunningham and Henry Winkler as his friend, Arthur “The Fonz” Fonzarelli. Emails to podcast@nicholasbriggs.com

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The Benji and Nick Show – Fireball XL5

Coming up on The Benji and Nick Show, the boys (and a special new guest) have been watching Fireball XL5, a British children’s science-fiction television series.  The show, produced by husband and wife team Gerry and Sylvia Anderson, aired for a single 1962–63 series. Set in the year 2062, Fireball XL5 follows the missions of

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The Benji and Nick Show – Ice Station Zebra

In the next The Benji and Nick Show the boys chat about Ice Station Zebra, a 1968 Cold War era suspense and espionage film loosely based on Alistair MacLean’s novel published in 1963. Both the film and book contain parallels to real-life events that took place in 1959. Emails to podcast@nicholasbriggs.com

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