What was most pleasing was that the four key characters of Arthur Dent (Simon Jones), Ford Prefect (Geoff McGivern), Trillian (Susan Sheridan), and Zaphod Beeblebrox (Mark Wing-Davey) sounded pretty much exactly the same as they did all those decades ago when this radio phenomenon was first aired.
What does ZB stand for?
ZB stands for Zaphod Beeblebrox (character in The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy)
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- Zanzibar Women Corporation (Tanzania)
- Zakynthos Animal Welfare Fund (Greece)
- Zanzibar Writers Initiative (Zanzibar, Tanzania)
- Zentrum für Aus- und Weiterbildung des Mittelstandes (German: Center for Education and Training of the Middle Class; Belgium)
- Zero Administration for Windows (Microsoft)
- Zoo and Wildlife Society (Cornell University; Ithaca, NY)
- Zimbabwe Agricultural Welfare Trust (UK)
- Zaporozhsky Avtomobilny Zavod (Ukrainian car manufacturer)
- Zaragoza, Spain - Zaragoza (Airport Code)
- Zucker-Abrahams-Zucker (movie producers)
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Adapted and directed by Dirk Maggs, the stage-based radio show will star the original cast - Simon Jones as Arthur Dent, the human narrowly saved from being demolished along with the whole of planet Earth; Geoff McGivern as hitchhiking alien Ford Prefect; Susan Sheridan as love interest Trillian; Mark Wing-Davy as two-headed Zaphod Beeblebrox and the voice of Stephen Moore as Marvin the paranoid android.
28In The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy, what extra appendages did Zaphod Beeblebrox have?
What drink did Zaphod Beeblebrox invent in The Hitch Hiker's Guide To The Galaxy?
What I try to catch in the way I work is by experimenting to find what you had never expected, as the character Zaphod Beeblebrox expresses in Douglas Adams's, 'Hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy': 'I don't know what I'm looking for.