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War Of The Worlds (CBS 1988-1990 with Jared Martin and Lynda Mason Green)

USA / CBS – Paramount – Universal – 10-4 – Triumph / 42×60 minute episodes 1×120 minute episode / Broadcast 1988-90

Creator: Greg Strangis / Music: Billy Thorpe, Larry Brown / Producer: Jonathan Hackett

SciFi drama series. An organisation attempts to stop a planned takeover by alien invaders(a long way from Wells’s novel, these aliens can assume human form to make spotting them doubly difficult.)

cast
JARED MARTIN as Dr Harrison Blackwood
LYNDA MASON GREEN as Suzanne McCullough
PHILIP AKIN as Norton Drake
RICHARD CHAVES as Lt Colonel Paul Ironside
DENIS FOREST as Maltzor
RACHEL BLANCHARD as Debi McCullough
CORRINE CONLEY as Mrs Pennyworth
ADRIAN PAUL as John Kincaid
CATHERINE DISHER as Mana