About Ultraseven

“Ultraseven” is Japanese special effects color TV program that was broadcast from October 1, 1967, to September 8, 1968, in Japan.

The third installment of the “Ultra Series” and the last product of the trilogy of the “Fantasy Special Effects Series” (Kuusou Tokusatsu Series).

It depicts the activity of the Ultra Garrison (Ultra Keibi-tai) and Ultraseven.

The Ultra Garrison is an elite unit of the Terrestrial Defense Force (Chikyu Boei-gun) that works to defend Earth from invading aliens.

Ultraseven is the fixed star observer No. 340 from Nebula M78, Hikari-no-kuni (the Land of Light), who cooperates with the Ultra Garrison.

Although it was linked with the world of “Ultraman” in later years, the world of “Ultraseven” was not linked with the previous two series when it was broadcast.

 

Airtime: Sunday 19:00 to 19:30 (30 minutes)

Broadcast period:October 1, 1967 – September 8, 1968 (49 episodes)  

Production Department: Tsuburaya Production, TBS

Main cast:

koji Uenishi as Ultraseven

Shoji Nakayama as Taicho (Captain) Kiriyama

Koji Moritsugu as Dan Moroboshi

Yuriko Hishimi as Anne Yuri

Iyoshi Ishii as Furuhashi

Shinsuke Achiha as Soga

Satoshi Furuya as Amagi

Susumu Fujita as Yamaoka

Kenji Sahara as Takenaka

Yoichi Miyagawa as Manabe

Hiroshi Minami as Kurata

Narrator: Hikaru Urano


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