Space Precinct 2040

The name's Brogan - Lieutenant Brogan. For twenty years, I was with the NYPD. Now...well, let's just say that I've transferred to another precinct. ...and I screamed with delighted nostalgia. As research for my Military Monster tv pilot, I decided to flick through the British sci fi archives and get a feel for the history. I already watch Doctor Who and Torchwood, and I love some Red Dwarf, but there was a whole world about which I knew nothing. A quick search for British sci fi then turned up a show I did remember - SPACE PRECINCT. It only ran for one season in the mid-Nineties, but who can resist cops-in-space? From Gerry Anderson? I didn't think so. I re-watched the pilot today and, well, it was bad. Terrible dialogue, obvious plot twists, some hollow acting, and a bit of preaching to boot. However, it was also brilliant and funny and all about the ensemble. In short, it's a great piece of inspiration and has given me...
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