Als Captain Apollo in der Sci-Fi-Serie „Kampfstern Galactica“ Twisted Richard Hatch in the 70's rows Women the head. Also in the reboot of the cult series, he had a recurring role. Richard Hatch Now is the age of 71 died years of complications of cancer.
As US trade magazines consistently report and have now confirmed his family and his manager, Hatch is on Tuesday, the 7. February 2017, aged 71 died at his home in Santa Clarita, California. For many he is as Captain Apollo, Space pilot in the 70s sci-fi series „Kampfstern Galactica“ For always remain immortal. Hatch was shortly after the war, In May 1945, born in California. aged 25 He began his acting career as a member of the TV soap opera „All My Children“. Early in his mainly from television roles embossed career Hatch made with memorable guest appearances in series classics like „Hawaii Five-O“, „Denver Clan“, „Love Boat“ and „Die Waltons“ aware of oneself. In the final season of the crime series „The Streets of San Francisco“ He joined as a new leading man to do the heavy legacy of Michael Douglas, had exited, in order to concentrate on his film career. Even after the breakthrough with „Kampfstern Galactica“ Hatch looked for smaller parts in popular series like „T.J. Hooker“, „Murder, She Wrote“, „MacGyver“ or „Baywatch“ past.
Not only for his starring role in „Kampfstern Galactica“ Hatch proved its Love for the franchise and sci-fi in general. He himself wrote the late 90s and beginning of the new millennium, several novels, where he further told the plot of the series. 1999 he tried Universal with a specially twisted TRAILER even to convince, continue the cult format with a new series, for which he got on no surcharge. When Ronald D. Moore five years later with his new edition „Battlestar Galactica“ had more success, Hatch got in the role of radical politician and former terrorist Tom Zarek. Then it was quiet around him. More recently, Hatch made also as great supporters still located in the development „Star Trek“-talk Fanfilmprojekts "Axanar" by itself, for its short film history „Prelude To Axanar“ he already stood as Klingon Commander Kharn front of the camera. Die Fanfiction, which was financed through a crowdfunding campaign, can still be accessed via Youtube. Last moderated Hatch evening events on cruise ships.
He played „Captain Apollo“ in the Battlestar Galactica series and the resulting from it films the Commander Apollo, one of the two lead characters next to Lieutenant Starbuck. Battlestar Galactica was then in the wake of star wars incredibly successful – we had nothing – and from Muffit I still have nightmares. Thanks for all the SciFi fun and rest in peace Richard „Captain Apollo“ Hatch!