Gerry Anderson Encyclopedia

Double Duty is the 4th broadcast and the 1st produced episode of Independent television series Space Precinct.


A drug war is raging in Demeter City and a professional assassin is taking out the competition. The sole survivor of an attack on drug baron Oturi Nissim is a pretty alien girl, Aleesha Amyas, who is taken into protective custody. Suddenly the killer is loose in the Space Precinct House and Orrin is its first victim.

Regular Cast

Guest Cast

Zanoc’s Henchman - Andy Dawson

Creon PC - Andy Dawson

Tarn PC - Rob Thirtle


  • This episode features one of the first on-screen appearances of future film and TV star Idris Elba (Luther, the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Star Trek Beyond, etc.). However, his voice was overdubbed by another actor in order to sound American.