Journalist Jenny Lernerat stumbles onto the biggest news story ever: a comet is on course to collide with Earth.
Journalist Jenny Lernerat believes she has stumbled on a sex scandal, until she is abducted for a secret meeting with the president. There, she discovers she has blundered onto the biggest news story ever: a comet is on course to collide with earth. A joint US-Russian space mission led by a veteran astronaut tries to blast the threat off course.
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
BBC iPlayer - Deep Impact
|Spurgeon 'Fish' Tanner||Robert Duvall|
|Jenny Lerner||Tea Leoni|
|Leo Biederman||Elijah Wood|
|Robin Lerner||Vanessa Redgrave|
|President Tom Beck||Morgan Freeman|
|Jason Lerner||Maximilian Schell|
|Beth Stanley||Laura Innes|
|Dr Oren Monash||Ron Eldard|
|Andrea Baker||Mary McCormack|
|Sarah Hotchner||Leelee Sobieski|
|Mark Simon||Blair Underwood|
|Gus Partenza||Jon Favreau|