Due out on 26th March , is a new UK complete four season collection box set for Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea featuring a new booklet about the show. More details when they are available. Moebius Models are producing some fantastic new Irwin Allen model kits, and arriving in the spring of will be their new motion picture version of the Seaview kit with 8 windows. The beautiful box art was painted by Japanese artist Yoshiyuki Takani. For more details on all the models, please visit the Moebius Website. Click here or on the image above to view a gallery from Moebius Models of "test shot" photos.
Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea Collectibles
A very, very sad start to the new year with the passing on Tuesday 23rd January of one of the most popular stars of Irwin Allen's television productions, Robert Dowdell, who was best known for his role of Lt. Much loved around the globe, Chip was often the straight guy to several other comedic characters in the show, and he played the role superbly. Irwin Allen also featured Robert in two of his made for television movies, City Beneath the Sea and Outrage He will be sorely missed by his legion of fans and will live on through his work and the love that engendered. Our thoughts at this time are with all of his family, friends, and fans. Facebook notice from Robert's cousin.
Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea , which aired on ABC-TV from through , was the first hour-long, color, science-fiction series on television. Its success proved to the networks that such a show, within the constraints of a TV budget and shooting schedule, could attract a mass audience. CBS and NBC, respectively, only decided to gamble on those series after Voyage had not only premiered — while staying on budget and schedule — but went on to win its time slot.
Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea is a American science fiction television series based on the film of the same name. Both were created by Irwin Allen , which enabled the movie's sets, costumes, props, special effects models, and sometimes footage, to be used in the production of the television series. The show's theme was underwater adventure. Voyage was broadcast on ABC from September 14, , to March 31, , and was the decade's longest-running American science fiction television series with continuing characters.