7 episodes

A fictional sci-fi/comedy about a girl named Margaret, who after a bad break-up moves to the Australian colony on Mars hoping for a fresh start. Upon arrival she quickly realises that Mars isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. The air’s a bit thin, the water’s a bit dry and the only food is potato. But with no desire to head home, Margaret makes the most of a bad situation gaining a job as the Chief Advisor for the highly inept Mayor of Mars. Written and Created by Michelle Brasier and Sam Lingham. Starring Michelle Brasier, Tim Lancaster, Vince Milesi, Ben Russell and Mish Wittrup. Edited by Sam Lingham. Music and Mixing by Tom Armstrong and Tom Backhaus. Artwork by Anneliese Nappa

Margaret Moves To Mars Sanspants Radio

    • Comedy Fiction
    • 4.3 • 10 Ratings

A fictional sci-fi/comedy about a girl named Margaret, who after a bad break-up moves to the Australian colony on Mars hoping for a fresh start. Upon arrival she quickly realises that Mars isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. The air’s a bit thin, the water’s a bit dry and the only food is potato. But with no desire to head home, Margaret makes the most of a bad situation gaining a job as the Chief Advisor for the highly inept Mayor of Mars. Written and Created by Michelle Brasier and Sam Lingham. Starring Michelle Brasier, Tim Lancaster, Vince Milesi, Ben Russell and Mish Wittrup. Edited by Sam Lingham. Music and Mixing by Tom Armstrong and Tom Backhaus. Artwork by Anneliese Nappa

    6. Queen

    6. Queen

    The Queen of England comes for a Royal Tour of Mars. The Mayor fearing an invasion arms everyone with spud guns to fight the English. Russell Crowe is there too.
     
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    • 32 min
    5. Election

    5. Election

    In order to secure his position for another term the Mayor strikes a deal with the farmers. When Margaret’s ex-boyfriend shows up and foils the plan things get in equal parts tense and silly.
     
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    • 36 min
    4. Christmas

    4. Christmas

    Some children on Earth are told the traditional Martian Christmas Story of the time Brenda the dog f@cked a waiter.
     
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    • 28 min
    3. Asteroid

    3. Asteroid

    An asteroid is hurtling towards Mars and is going to kill everyone. While this is happening Margaret rehearses for the role of Maureen in the local amateur production of RENT.


    Written and Created by Michelle Brasier and Sam Lingham. Starring Michelle Brasier, Tim Lancaster, Vince Milesi, Ben Russell and Mish Wittrup. Edited by Sam Lingham. Music and Mixing by Tom Armstrong and Tom Backhaus. Artwork by Anneliese Nappa
     
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    • 27 min
    2. Alien

    2. Alien

    When an Alien suddenly appears on Mars he throws everything into disarray. The Mayor and Brenda fear for their jobs, Jerry Seinfeld seeks an interview and Margaret thinks she might be ready to finally move on from her ex-boyfriend (put simply Margaret wants to f@ck the Alien).


    Written and Created by Michelle Brasier and Sam Lingham. Starring Michelle Brasier, Tim Lancaster, Vince Milesi, Ben Russell and Mish Wittrup. Edited by Sam Lingham. Music and Mixing by Tom Armstrong and Tom Backhaus. Artwork by Anneliese Nappa
     
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    • 32 min
    1. Parade

    1. Parade

    After a bad break up Margaret moves to the Australian colony on Mars to become Chief Advisor for the Mayor. Upon arrival the Mayor immediately gives her the impossible task of organising an Mars Anniversary Parade for later that afternoon.


    Written and Created by Michelle Brasier and Sam Lingham. Starring Michelle Brasier, Tim Lancaster, Vince Milesi, Ben Russell and Mish Wittrup. Edited by Sam Lingham. Music and Mixing by Tom Armstrong and Tom Backhaus. Artwork by Anneliese Nappa
     
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    • 34 min

Customer Reviews

4.3 out of 5
10 Ratings

10 Ratings

HMPizzle ,

Amazing

I love this! Please produce more ASAP!

Epirbsd ,

Wow!!

Jan de Bont and Michelle Brasier knock this one out of the park all the way to Mars!! The rest of the cast is stellar as well.

Slitpbat ,

A great podcast

A great cast!

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