Star Runner

Broadcast Run: 
1994 to 1996
Broadcast Medium: 
Television

A teenage stable boy, Josh Logan, had to solve a mystery to save a very special horse in this mini-series. Josh wanted to one day become a harness driver but meanwhile earned a job with stable owner Carol West. A three-year-old horse, Star Runner, was being groomed for the top horse racing events in the country. But Josh knew something was wrong when a Canadian businessman fought a determined battle of wills with Carol, with Star Runner almost destroyed in a tragic fire at the stables.

Production Company: Atlantis Films (Canada) and south Pacific Pictures Limited (New Zealand), in association with the CanWest Global System and TV/NZ
Executive Producers: John McRae, Don Reynolds, and Michael MacMillan (Atlantis Films president)
Episodes: 8
Running time: 30 minutes
Time Slot 8:30 pm
1994 - 1996

Written by Joanne Ingrassia - May, 2002

 

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