Each week, we will be taking an in depth look at some of the best sitcoms and comedy shows from both the UK and the USA.
Today we will be looking at a comedy that started last year and delves into the world of sci fi and abductions – People of Earth
Opening Sequence / Theme Tune
About the Show
Summary of Plot
Journalist Ozzie Graham is skeptical when he investigates a support group for oddballs who think they have been abducted by aliens — yet the more he learns, the more confused, intrigued, and seduced he becomes.-IMDb
Number of Seasons / Episodes
Wyatt Cenac – Ozzie Graham
Luka Jones – Gerry Johnson
Alice WEtterlund – Kelly Grady
Michael Cassidy – JOnathan Walsh
Tracee Chimo – Chelsea Healey
Brian Huskey – Richard Shenk
Nancy Lenehan – Margaret Flood
+The white computer terminal seen on the right of the bridge of the ship is a Commodore CBM-series, popular in the late 1980s.
+ The control panel used on the alien ship is a Grass Valley video switcher. A similar Grass Valley switcher was used as the control panel for the Death Star in Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope (1977).
+ Two of the three alien races seen are very similar to aliens depicted in other television series. The lizard men like V (1984) (with plastic human skin covering) and the Don the White (like a Castithan alien from Defiance (2013).