ITV Studios and New Zealand’s Pukeko Pictures can now exclusively reveal the stellar guest cast line-up that will feature in new episodes of Thunderbirds Are Go which will air on Australia’s 9GO and New Zealand’s TVNZ. Stay tuned for local broadcast information to come.
David Tennant (Doctor Who, Broadchurch) stars as Tycho Reeves, a billionaire inventor much admired by Brains, who has some unexpected teething problems on the inaugural voyage of his superspeed Hypercar; while Emilia Clarke (Game of Thrones, Me Before You) voices Doyle, a resilient and courageous oil rig worker who stands up for what is right and allies herself with International Rescue.
Just two of the incredible list of talent featuring in the series from September, the full guest cast list comprises:
Adam Hills (The Last Leg) as Buddy Pendergast
Alan Ford (Snatch, Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels) as Light Fingered Fred
Asa Butterfield (Hugo, Miss Peregrine’s Home For Peculiar Children) as Space Controller Conrad
David Tennant (Broadchurch, Doctor Who) as Tycho Reeves
Emilia Clarke (Game of Thrones, Me Before You) as Doyle
Kathryn Drysdale (Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps) as Kate
Mark Gatiss (Sherlock, Taboo) as Professor Quentin Questa
Ruby Wax (Ruby, The Waiting Game) as Hayley Edmonds
Togo Igawa (Memoirs of a Geisha, The Last Samurai) as Toshi Murakami
Fred as Lizard 1
Frank as Lizard 2
They join the returning cast:
Rasmus Hardiker as Scott Tracy and Alan Tracy
David Menkin as Virgil Tracy and Gordon Tracy
Thomas Brodie-Sangster as John Tracy
Angel Coulby as Tanusha “Kayo” Kyrano
Kayvan Novak as Brains
Rosamund Pike as Lady Penelope Creighton-Ward
David Graham as Aloysius Parker
Andres Williams as The Hood
Chris Jarman as The Mechanic
Sandra Dickinson as Grandma Tracy
Adjoa Andoh as Colonel Casey
Teresa Gallagher as EOS
Thunderbirds Are Go is produced by ITV Studios and Pukeko Pictures in association with Weta Workshop.
Pukeko Pictures is an independent entertainment production company focused on the development and production of excellent quality multi-platform entertainment for a global audience. Pukeko Pictures was formed in 2008 by Sir Richard Taylor, Tania Rodger and Martin Baynton, and is located in Wellington, New Zealand. With a connection to the world famous Weta Workshop (Avatar, King Kong, Lord of the Rings), Pukeko Pictures is uniquely positioned in the creation of world-leading entertainment, harnessing the best in global talent and world-class production processes. Weta Workshop is not to be confused with Weta Digital, the VFX company owned by Peter Jackson.