The Astronaut

The Astronaut
Type TV Special
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 1hr
Genres Documentary
Keywords N/A
Status Completed
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Andy Thomas Actor n/a 1 1000001
Bonnie Dunbar Actor n/a 1 1000002
Joe Edwards Actor n/a 1 1000003
Jim Halsell Actor n/a 1 1000004
Alexey B Krasnov Actor n/a 1 1000005
Pat McGinnis Actor n/a 1 1000006
Jim Reilly Actor n/a 1 1000007
Susan Still Actor n/a 1 1000008
Terry Wilcutt Actor n/a 1 1000009
David Wolf Actor n/a 1 1000010
David Hartman Narrator Narration 120790 1000011
Alan Hall Executive Producer n/a 174 3000001
Sean Gallagher Executive Producer (Discovery Channel) 174 3000002
Mike Quattrone Executive in Charge of Production (Discovery Channel) 118217 11000001
David Merrill Publicity publicist(Dicovery Channel) 120789 29000001
Dassey Hagen Publicity publicist(Dassey Hagen Public Relations) 120789 29000002
Chronicles astronaut Andy Thomas' preparation for his mission aboard the Russian spacecraft Mir, during which he spent 140 record-breaking days living and working with a crew of cosmonauts. Follows Thomas to Moscow where, to qualify for the flight, he had to master the Russian language and go through the rigors of the cosmonaut training program. The program points out the differences between the U.S. and Russian space programs.