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EIS to raise cash for new Capt Scarlet

Fund management group Margetts is helping to set up a production company under an Enterprise Investment Scheme to finance a new television series of kids&#39 favourite Captain Scarlet.

The company – Gerry Anderson Productions – is seeking £15m to create 26 new episodes of the show, which was originally sold to more than 60 networks worldwide.

Margetts says Anderson, who also created classics including Thunderbirds, Fireball XL-5 and Stingray, has been working on the project for more than two years.

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