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The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (1981–1981)

TV-PG
TV Series | 152 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi

Arthur Dent and his friend Ford Prefect escape the destruction of Earth only to face incredible trials, tribulations and adventures in space and time.
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Updated Jan 5, 1981

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Oct 30, 1982 (United States)
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66 cast members
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Peter Jones
The Book The Book   See fewer
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Simon Jones
Arthur Dent Arthur Dent   See fewer
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6
David Dixon
Ford Prefect Ford Prefect   See fewer
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6
Sandra Dickinson
Trillian Trillian   See fewer
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5
Mark Wing-Davey
Zaphod Beeblebrox Zaphod Beeblebrox   See fewer
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5
Stephen Moore
Marvin / Frankie Mouse / Whale Marvin / Frankie Mouse / Whale   See fewer
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5
David Learner
Marvin Marvin   See fewer
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4
David Tate
Eddie / Benjy Mouse Eddie / Benjy Mouse   See fewer
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3
Martin Benson
Vogon Captain Vogon Captain   See fewer
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2
Richard Vernon
Slartibartfast Slartibartfast   See fewer
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2
Rayner Bourton
Newscaster Newscaster   See fewer
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2
Joe Melia
Mr. Prosser Mr. Prosser   See fewer
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1
Steve Conway
Barman Barman   See fewer
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Jack May
Garkbit (Head Waiter) Garkbit (Head Waiter)   See fewer
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Antony Carrick
Lunkwill Lunkwill   See fewer
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Michael Cule
Vogon Guard Vogon Guard   See fewer
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Colin Jeavons
Max Quordlepleen Max Quordlepleen   See fewer
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Aubrey Morris
Captain Captain   See fewer
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Cleo Rocos
Alien Alien   See fewer
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Matthew Scurfield
Number One Number One   See fewer
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Barry Frank Warren
Hotblack Desiato Hotblack Desiato   See fewer
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David Leland
Majikthise Majikthise   See fewer
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Gil Morris
Gag Halfrunt Gag Halfrunt   See fewer
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David Neville
Number Two Number Two   See fewer
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David Prowse
Bodyguard Bodyguard   See fewer
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Geoffrey Beevers
Number Three Number Three   See fewer
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Colin Bennett
Zarquon Zarquon   See fewer
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Charles McKeown
Vroomfondel Vroomfondel   See fewer
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Beth Porter
Marketing Girl Marketing Girl   See fewer
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David Rowlands
Hairdresser Hairdresser   See fewer
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Marc Smith
Bang Bang Bang Bang   See fewer
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Peter Davison
Dish of the Day Dish of the Day   See fewer
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Valentine Dyall
Deep Thought Deep Thought   See fewer
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Jon Glover
Management Consultant Management Consultant   See fewer
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Douglas Adams
Man in Ocean / Man in Pub (uncredited) Man in Ocean / Man in Pub (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bill Barnsley
Disgruntled Man Listening to Radio (uncredited) Disgruntled Man Listening to Radio (uncredited)   See fewer
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Douglas Burd
Pilot (uncredited) Pilot (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Cornelius
Workman (uncredited) Workman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Nicola Critcher
Handmaiden (uncredited) Handmaiden (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Dair
Rich Merchant (uncredited) Rich Merchant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Terry Duran
Workman (uncredited) Workman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mary Eveleigh
Woman on Stairs at Milliway's (uncredited) Woman on Stairs at Milliway's (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jim Francis
Small Furry Creature from Alpha Centauri (uncredited) Small Furry Creature from Alpha Centauri (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eric French
G'Gugvunt Leader (uncredited) G'Gugvunt Leader (uncredited)   See fewer
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Antony Gilding
Businessman (uncredited) Businessman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jennifer Goble
Sirius Cybernetics Corps. Ad Girl (uncredited) Sirius Cybernetics Corps. Ad Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jill Goldston
Grumpy Londoner (uncredited) Grumpy Londoner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Laurie Goode
Jogger (uncredited) Jogger (uncredited)   See fewer
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Marilyn Gothard
Woman (uncredited) Woman (uncredited)   See fewer
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David Grahame
Sandwich-Board Man (uncredited) Sandwich-Board Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Gregg
Pilot (uncredited) Pilot (uncredited)   See fewer
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Zoe Hendry
Co-Pilot (uncredited) Co-Pilot (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jacoba
Handmaiden (uncredited) Handmaiden (uncredited)   See fewer
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Reg Lloyd
Man (uncredited) Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ralph G. Morse
Young Scientist (uncredited) Young Scientist (uncredited)   See fewer
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James Muir
Vl'Hurg Leader (uncredited) Vl'Hurg Leader (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lorraine Paul
Handmaiden (uncredited) Handmaiden (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Reid
Guard (uncredited) Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Peter Roy
Limousine Chauffeur (uncredited) Limousine Chauffeur (uncredited)   See fewer
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Susie Silvey
Handmaiden (uncredited) Handmaiden (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eddie Sommer
Magrathean Robot (uncredited) Magrathean Robot (uncredited)   See fewer
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Adam Tandy
Young Conservative (uncredited) Young Conservative (uncredited)   See fewer
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Steve Trainer
Optimistic Man in Pub (uncredited) Optimistic Man in Pub (uncredited)   See fewer
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