The Imposters

Les imposteurs
Prod. no
First air date
Thursday, January 13, 1966
Running time


The Tracys are forced to shut down their operations after a fake International Rescue team steals top secret miitary plans. Meanwhile, an astronaut needs International Rescue's help after his jet pack goes haywire.

Characters in order of appearance 27

Credits 40

  • Director

    Desmond Saunders

  • Teleplay

    Dennis Spooner

  • 2nd assistant art director

    Ken Turner

  • Art director

    Bob Bell

  • Assistant art director

    Grenville Nott

  • Associate producer

    Reginald E. Hill

  • Camera operator

    Alan Perry
    Jimmy Elliott

  • Character visualisation

    Sylvia Anderson

  • Dialogue editor

    Roy Lafbery

  • Director of photography

    John Read

  • Lighting cameraman

    Paddy Seale

  • Music composed and directed by

    Barry Gray

  • Producer

    Gerry Anderson

  • Property master

    Arthur Cripps

  • Puppet operator

    Wanda Webb
    Carolyn Turner

  • Puppetry supervision

    Christine Glanville

  • Script editor

    Alan Pattillo

  • Script supervision

    Gerry & Sylvia Anderson

  • Sculptor

    John Blundall
    John Brown
    Tim Cooksey
    Terry Curtis
    Peter Hayward
    Mike Richardson

  • Sound

    Maurice Askew
    John Taylor

  • Sound editor

    Tony Lenny

  • Special effects 2nd unit camera operator

    Gary Coxall

  • Special effects 2nd unit director

    Brian Johncock

  • Special effects 2nd unit lighting cameraman

    Harry Oakes

  • Special effects designer

    Mike Trim

  • Special effects lighting cameraman

    Michael Wilson

  • Supervising editor

    Len Walter

  • Supervising sound editor

    John Peverill

  • Supervising special effects director

    Derek Meddings

  • Wardrobe

    Elizabeth Coleman

  • Editor

    Peter Elliott