R.I.P. Puppeteer John Blundall, The Man Who Created Parker

Tributes paid to Glasgow’s puppet master John Blundall

In the 1950s he worked as a floor manager at Granada Television, where he met Gerry and Sylvia Anderson.

With them, John created puppets for 1960s cult shows Thunderbirds, Stingray and Fireball XL5, his most famous being Parker from the Thunderbirds.

Remembering John Blundall (1937 – 2014)

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