Don't Panic! The story of Arthur Dent, an average Englishman who life was spared by his friend, who turned out to be an alien, while the planet Earth is destroyed. His friend tells him about the Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, a guide with anything you ever needed, and wanted to know. They travel across the galaxy, meeting friendly, and not so friendly characters in order to find the great question (the answer being 42).
- Year: 1981
- Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi & Fantasy
- Studio: BBC Two
- Keyword: galaxy, friendship, satire, alien, ufo, end of the world, space, universe, meaning of life, alien friendship, deep space
- Director: Douglas Adams
- Cast: Simon Jones, David Dixon, Sandra Dickinson, Mark Wing-Davey, Stephen Moore, Peter Jones