This intergalactic family saga is a one-of-a-kind sci-fi classic that earned an enormous following of devoted fans.
Created by legendary film producer Irwen Allen, and set in the space age future of 1997 this exciting adventure series followed a typical American family, their trusty Robot, and a stowaway villain named Dr. Zachary Smith.
In the year 1997, Earth is suffering from massive overpopulation.
Professor John Robinson, his wife Maureen, their children (Judy, Penny and Will) and Major Don West are selected to go to the third planet in the Alpha Centauri star system to establish a colony so that other earth people can settle there.
However, Doctor Zachary Smith, an agent for an enemy Government, is sent to sabotage the mission.
He is successful in reprogramming the ships robot, but in the process becomes trapped on the ship.
And because of his excess weight, the ship and all on board become hopelessly lost.