Lost in Space

Lost in Space is an American science fiction television series, created and produced by Irwin Allen, which originally aired between 1965 and 1968 on CBS.[3] The series was inspired by the 1812 novel The Swiss Family Robinson. The series follows the adventures of the Robinsons, a pioneering family of space colonists who struggle to survive in the depths of space. The show ran for 83 episodes over three seasons. The first season comprised 29 episodes that ran 1 hour apiece, filmed in black and white. In seasons 2 and 3 the episodes were 55 minutes long and shot in color.

Lost in Space
GenreScience fiction
Created byIrwin Allen
Narrated byDick Tufeld
Theme music composerJohn Williams
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons3
No. of episodes83 (29 in black-and-white, 54 in color) (list of episodes)
ProducerIrwin Allen
Running time51 minutes
Production companies
Original networkCBS
Picture format
  • black and white (1965–1966)
  • color (1966–1968)
Audio formatmono
Original releaseSeptember 15, 1965 (1965-09-15) 
March 13, 1968 (1968-03-13)

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