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 8 We Interrupt This Program
First Aired: April 26, 1998
Part 8 re-creates the suspense surrounding Apollo 13 (1970) from the perspectives of a longtime journalist (Lane Smith) and a hotshot reporter (Jay Mohr). Dr. Swigart: Harold Fletcher. Mrs. Swigart: Janet Peterson. Kraft: Stephen Root.