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Premiere October 11, 2005
Finale September 7, 2006
Network/Provider BBC Two (UK)
UKTV (Australia)
Style 30-minute comedy
Company Hartswood Films
Seasons 2
Episodes 12
(List of episodes)
Origin UK / Australia

Supernova (2005–06) is a comedy about an uptight English astronomer who leaves his boring academic post for a job at an observatory in the remote Australian outback. Now all he has to do is survive this new bizarre environment, the crazy locals, and his wildly eccentric colleagues.



Actor Character Duration
Billed Cast 1 2
Rob Brydon Dr. Paul Hamilton * *
Kat Stewart Dr. Rachel Mann * *
Tim Draxl Professor Mike French * *
Hollie Andrew Dr. Jude Warlow * *
Peter Kowitz Max Talbot * *
Kris McQuade Professor Pip Cartwright * *
Damion Hunter Bill * *


Season  Premiere Finale #
Season One October 11, 2005 November 15, 2005 6
Season Two August 3, 2006 September 7, 2006 6


  • The title song is "I Can See for Miles" by The Who.

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