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EXCLUSIVE: Thunderbirds are go…ing to court! Daughter of couple behind hit puppet series threatens legal action against ITV over millions of pounds she claims her mother was owed in royalties

The daughter of the couple who created Thunderbirds is threatening legal action against ITV over millions of pounds in lost royalties.

Dee Anderson claims her stepfather Gerry Anderson woefully undervalued the hugely-popular puppet series when he sold the TV rights in 1962.

Speaking exclusively to MailOnline Dee, 68, says the deal made the TV company ‘millions of pounds’, but left her family, including her mother and co-creator Sylvia, seriously out of pocket.

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