TV series, 1982
Children’s series about oom Jasper and Heini’s adventures on the moon. Uncle Jasper uses the giant mealie growing in his garden to build a spaceship. The craft is launched accidentally and soon uncle Jasper and his assistant, Heini, land on the moon where they meet the beautiful queen of the light side of the moon, Koningin Ligkant, as well Mientjie and Manie, her two helpers. Of course, the moon also has a dark side, and this is where mean Koning Donkerkant and his two henchmen Pik and Swart cook up their evil schemes. Can uncle Jasper and Heini save their new friends from their enemies?
Cast and Crew:
|Dana Niehaus||Oom Jasper|
|Jan Adriaan Swanepoel||Heini|
|Marie Pentz||Tant Sus|
|Elizabeth Archer||Koningin Ligkant|
|Pierre van Pletzen||Koning Donkerkant|
- Des Celliers, Nuut op TV: Dis lekker om kind te wees. Radio en TV Dagboek, 14-20 june 1982, pp.34-35.