Lady Penelope Gerry Anderson, the creator of hit TV shows including Thunderbirds, Stingray and Joe 90, has died at the age of 83. December 2012 Thunderbirds, a science-fiction fantasy about a daring space rescue squad, ran from 1965 and was his most famous show.National Rescue, a futuristic emergency service manned by the Tracy family, often assisted by Lady Penelope - voiced by Mrs Anderson - and her butler, Parker. It included the catchphrases "Thunderbirds are go!" and "FAB".
Fictional Feasts: Mouth-Watering Moments of Literary Gastronomy
This is a terrific composition. Without the eye and the corner of a smile, the silhouetted ship would simply be sailing into a squall. With those anthropomorphised features, the sky becomes a terrifyingly vast malevolence, teeming with anger and violence. I love the essentially two-tone colour palette, and the typeface is a strong counterpoint to such a brooding, organic deisgn.