Return to Homepage
... Dedicated to the TV Addict in All of Us

   The place to be....for the Characters, Places & Things on Television

What's New at TV Acres  
  Home > Index > AliensDirectory > Astro the Venusian  
Outer Space Aliens

Astro the VenusianAstro the Venusian - Mild-mannered navigator (Al Markim) of the rocket ship Polaris on the 1950s children's sci-fi adventure series TOM CORBETT, SPACE CADET/CBS/ ABC/NBC/1950-55. Sporting a crew-cut hair style, this alien was a former enlisted space sailor on commercial rockets, who later joined the corps of Space Cadets. He was affectionately called a "Venusian swamp lizard" by his fellow crew member, Radar man Cadet Roger Manning (Jan Merlin). Astro is prototype for the Mr. Spock character on the Star Trek series.

External Links








Back to Top  
Home | Site Map | Search | Contact Us | Privacy Policy | Archive
Copyright © TV Acres. 2000-2016 All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited. All photos are the property of their respective companies.