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Gerry Anderson Encyclopedia

Star of the East is an episode from the Stingray TV series.

Plot

An Eastern dictator called El Hudat wishes to join the World Aquanaut Security Patrol - but kidnaps Marina after he is overthrown in his country.

Cast

Regular Cast

Guest Cast

Trivia

  • President El Hudat is portrayed by the Masterspy puppet from Supercar.
  • El Hudat reveals that his gunboat, the Wadi, cost him $500 million to build. In 1964 (when this episode was broadcast), this would be equivalent to almost $4.2 billion (£3.4 billion) today.
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