From the Earth to the Moon1998 | TV Show
Tom Hanks was executive producer for this Emmy-winning 12-part drama on the U.S. space program. Spanning 1961 to '72, the series has all the right stuff---impressive scripts, elaborate special effects and solid performances by a large cast. Part 1 (which (more…)
Premiered: April 1, 1998
Season 1, Episode 2 Apollo 1
First Aired: April 5, 1998
Part 2 re-creates the 1967 fire on Apollo 1 that took three astronauts' lives and sparked a Senate inquiry, capped by moving testimony from NASA's Frank Borman (David Andrews). Shea: Kevin Pollak. Storms: James Rebhorn. Slayton: Nick Searcy.