Global Television Network

Star Runner

Network: Global Television Network

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