This is a replica of the Rocket Cycle that Flash Gordon uses to escape the wrath of Ming The Merciless! The Rocket Cycle is appearing courtesy of Sam Jones!
Meet the stars of Flash Gordon in Richmond at GalaxyCon Feb 28 – Mar 1, 2020!
Ornella has appeared in Love and Money (1982), Casanova (1987), Wait Until Spring, Bandini (1989), A Season of Giants (1990), Oscar (1991), Once Upon a Crime (1992), Somewhere in the City (1998) and To Rome with Love (2012).
Brian Blessed, OBE is an actor, writer, television presenter, and singer, best known for his role as Prince Vultan in Flash Gordon!
Blessed is known for portraying PC “Fancy” Smith in Z-Cars, Augustus in the 1976 BBC television production of I, Claudius, Bustopher Jones and Old Deuteronomy in the 1981 original London production of Cats at the New London Theatre, Duke Thomas Beaufort of Exeter in Kenneth Branagh’s film adaptation of Henry V, Boss Nass in Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace and the voice of Clayton in Disney’s Tarzan.
In 2016, Blessed was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) for services to the arts and charity.
Melody Anderson is an actress best known for playing Dale Arden in the 1980 adaptation of Flash Gordon! She later starred in the 1986 film Firewalker, with Chuck Norris. Melody has also appeard in Dead and Buried, Policewoman Centerfold, and Beverly Hills Madam.
Sam J. Jones is an actor best known for his iconic role as Flash Gordon in the 1980 sci-fi superhero movie of the same name. He later starred as the main character in the fan-favorite 1987 series, The Highwayman and made cult-following for himself with his role as Denny Colt in the 1987 film, The Spirit.
Sam is also known today for his cameos as himself in the Seth Macfarlane comedies Ted and Ted 2.
Alan Oppenheimer is best known for his iconic roles as Skeletor on He-Man and the Masters of the Universe, Mighty Mouse, and Ming the Merciless in Flash Gordon. He also played multiple roles on The NeverEnding Story. His character acting roles include Hogan’s Heroes, Get Smart, and Dr. Rudy Wells on The Six Million Dollar Man!