General J. F. Tiempo is a character from the Captain Scarlet and the Mysterons episode Operation Time. He is a Spanish General who lives at 49 Park Crescent, and had to go through a stereo-static brain operation. His brother is A.P. Andrews. His last name, Tiempo, is Spanish for time, explaining the cryptic Mysteron threat to "kill Time".
General Tiempo was voiced by Paul Maxwell.
- The puppet used for Tiempo was previously General Ward in Avalanche. Coincidentally, they were both voiced by Paul Maxwell. It is also used for the Boat Captain in Renegade Rocket, the Shuttle Pilot in Lunarville 7, Shroeder in Crater 101, Doctor Baxter in Treble Cross, the SKR4 Captain in Inferno and the Piano Player in The Inquisition.
- In The Secret Service it appears as Controller Shaw in A Question Of Miracles, Burton's Man Servant in To Catch A Spy, Reed in Last Train To Bufflers Halt and Sakov in The Cure.