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Join the exploration of a fascinating cultural phenomenon. The legacy of the Eagle Transporter from Space:1999 reflects the dreams of a generation. It also embodies a nostalgia for a future that never occurred, yet still resonates today.

THE EAGLE OBSESSION is a visually stunning feature-length documentary that follows sci-fi creator Jeffrey Morris as he investigates the origins of the iconic vessel and the ongoing global impact of a unique moment in human history—when people walked on the Moon.

THE EAGLE OBSESSION follows Jeffrey Morris to amazing locations around the world as he has personal discussions with a surprising cast of characters.

The beloved ship has garnered millions of fans across the globe—including luminaries in the worlds of film and TV production, real science, and science fiction.

Explore the following slides to learn about a few of the individuals Jeffrey will chat with!

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BRIAN JOHNSON

Visual Effects Artist / Creator of the Eagle

Jeffrey first saw Brian’s name in the end credits of Space:1999 as a child and eventually researched his career. Now, he’s excited to explore the origins of the legendary spaceship with its Oscar-winning creator.

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NICK TATE

Captain Alan Carter in Space: 1999

Some kids idolized Star Trek’s Captain Kirk. Jeffrey’s sci-fi role model was the pilot of the Eagle. We’ll hear what it was like to fly a fictional spacecraft via actor Nick Tate’s amazing, and colorful, personal stories.

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BARBARA BAIN

Dr. Helena Russell in Space: 1999
Seeing a powerful woman as the co-lead of a major sci-fi series left a serious impact on a young Jeffrey Morris. He’s super excited to speak with Barbara Bain about what it was like to fly in an Eagle and even blow one up!
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JAMIE ANDERSON

Managing Director of Anderson Entertainment
As the son of Space: 1999 creator Gerry Anderson, Jamie Anderson knows all about Eagles. Jeffrey is super excited to speak with him about his recent projects like the Moonbase Alpha Technical Manual and his father’s legacy.
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CHARLES DUKE

Astronaut / Apollo 16 Lunar Module Pilot

It was amazing to witness the Apollo missions in the news. It’s another thing to have actually been there. Jeffrey talks to a man who actually walked on the Moon to hear his firsthand account of the experience.

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KEVIN J. ANDERSON

Best-Selling Author / Space: 1999 Fan

As the writer of novels set in the worlds of Dune, Star Wars, and the X-Files, Kevin J. Anderson is a dreamer of the future. Jeffrey digs into the origins of his creativity and the influence of Space:1999 and the Eagle.

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BILL GEORGE

Visual Effects Supervisor

In addition to working on films like Blade Runner and Star Trek II, Bill George is a huge Space: 1999 fan. The Oscar-winner even built his own 8-foot Eagle. Jeffrey will speak with him to learn how the ship impacted the world of VFX.

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JAN WENNEBERG

Eagle Super Fan / Builder of 1/4 Scale Model
There are model builders and then there are MODEL BUILDERS. Jan Wenneberg is the latter. Having worked in his garage for several years on a 1/4 scale Eagle, he’s finally ready to share it with the world. Jeffrey will be on hand in Denmark to check it out.
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DR. SIAN PROCTOR

SpaceX Inspiration4 Pilot
Dr. Sian Proctor is the first Black woman to pilot a spacecraft into space.

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"The Eagle Obsession" (formerly known by the working title "The Eagle Has Landed") is a visually stunning feature-length documentary that follows sci-fi creator Jeffrey Morris as he investigates the origins of the iconic Eagle Transporter from Space:1999 and the ongoing global impact of a unique moment in human history—when people walked on the Moon.

FutureDude Entertainment is a production company that blends dazzling creativity with smart storytelling. Since 2010, we have developed cutting-edge science-fiction concepts for live action and animation that have attracted passionate followers around the world. Our goal is to rekindle the human spirit of science fiction for a mass audience. By reuniting story, science, and imagination, FutureDude creates epic entertainment, designed for film and television, for adventurous souls and inquisitive minds.

FutureDude Entertainment founder Jeffrey Morris is an award-winning writer, director, producer, entrepreneur, and production designer. He’s been obsessed with the Eagle’s beautiful and functional design since childhood. At that time, he discovered a link between his favorite fictional spacecraft and his favorite real one—NASA’s Lunar Lander. Now, he’s ready to explore that connection, and more, with you!

Space: 1999 is a British science-fiction television program created and produced by Gerry and Sylvia Anderson. Production began in 1973, and the program aired 48 episodes over two seasons (beginning in 1975). Space:1999 followed the 311 inhabitants of Moonbase Alpha, who became stranded on the Moon after it is blown out of Earth’s orbit by a massive nuclear explosion.

The Eagle is a modular, multipurpose spacecraft that is the primary method of transportation for the inhabitants of Moonbase Alpha. This beloved ship has garnered millions of fans across the globe—including luminaries in the worlds of film and TV production, real science, and science fiction.

The now iconic Eagle Transporter was created by Space: 1999 Special Effects Supervisor Brian Johnson. Johnson’s lengthy and legendary career includes winning Academy Awards for his work on both Alien and The Empire Strikes Back.

The role of Captain Alan Carter was played by Australian actor Nick Tate. Some kids idolized Star Trek’s Captain Kirk. Jeffrey Morris’ sci-fi role model was the pilot of the Eagle. We’ll hear what it was like to fly a fictional spacecraft via actor Nick Tate’s amazing, and colorful, personal stories.

Production on “The Eagle Obsession” began in early 2023 under the working title “The Eagle Has Landed”. Filming commenced during the Summer of 2023 at locations throughout the US, UK, and Europe. Filming continues at multiple locations during early 2024, including Texas, California, and Arizona.

We are very proud of the talented artists involved in the creation of “The Eagle Obsession." Practical sets and props are being built by Makinarium at Pinewood Studios in London. Virtual sets and other elements are in development at FULL STEAM Studios.

“The Eagle Obsession” is planned to premier in 2025 in conjunction with the 50th Anniversary of Space: 1999.

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From the '70's until today, people love their Eagles!

Metin Uçar

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Steve Wiseman

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Writer/Director Jeffrey Morris is a lifelong Eagle aficionado

He’s been obsessed with the Eagle’s beautiful and functional design since childhood. At that time, he discovered a link between his favorite fictional spacecraft and his favorite real one—NASA’s LUNAR MODULE.

Now, he’s ready to explore that connection, and more, with you!

Learn more about Jeffrey's work and influences

Since 2010, FutureDude Entertainment has developed cutting-edge science-fiction concepts for live action and animation.

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