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The Hand of Fate
Show The Red Panda Adventures
Webpage The Hand of Fate
Air Date 7 October, 2006
Episode Number 13
Episode Length 24 min
Genre Superhero Adventure
Director Gregg Taylor
Writer Gregg Taylor
Music By Andrea Lyons
Players Gregg Taylor
Clarissa Der Nederlanden
Scott Moyle
Peter Nicol
Steven Burley
Denise Anderson
Tim Vant
Andrew Merzetti

A mysterious stranger dies in the street in front of the fashionable Club Macaw. Were his claims of membership simply the sad ravings of yet another victim of hard times, or is there something far more sinister at work? Could he truly have been the son a wealthy house, long thought dead? Can even The Red Panda and The Flying Squirrel succeed in a struggle with The Hand of Fate?[1]



Outside the Club Macaw. - Isaac Ferran runs out into traffic.

Kit Baxter, Ryan, Tony, Isaac Ferran

Inside the limousine. - Kit and the Red Panda discuss the recent death.

Kit Baxter, The Red Panda

The city morgue. - The Flying Squirrel and Red Panda find Isaac Ferran's body.

The Flying Squirrel, The Red Panda

The Ferran home. - June Ferran is hiding something about her brother's death.

The Flying Squirrel, The Red Panda, June Ferran

Brockridge Sanitarium. - Kit poses as the Red Panda's cousin to try and get him into the sanitarium.

The Flying Squirrel, Professor Simon Wallace, Bailey

On the wall of Brockridge Sanitarium. - Kit wakes up the Red Panda from the sanitarium's serum.

The Flying Squirrel, The Red Panda

Brockridge Sanitarium. - The Red Panda doles out justice. And needs a shave.

The Red Panda, Professor Simon Wallace, Bailey, The Flying Squirrel


Cast of Characters[]

Character status is as of the end of this episode

Major Characters[]

The Red Panda - Status: Alive and Well The Red Panda is a hero in the mystery man mold of the pulp era. His costume is limited to a suit and hat with a bright red domino mask (with Batman-like blank eyes) and matching red gauntlets. Voiced by Gregg Taylor.

The Flying Squirrel - Status: Alive and Well Katya "Kit" Baxter (later Baxter-Fenwick), plucky sidekick and driver. Voiced by Clarissa Der Nederlanden Taylor.

Prof. Simon Wallace - Status:  In Jail A corrupt psychiatrist. Voiced by Tim Vant.

Minor Characters[]

Ryan - Status: Alive and Well Doorman at the Club Macaw. Voiced by Scott Moyle.

Tony - Status: Alive and Well A chauffeur. Voiced by Peter Nicol.

Isaac Ferran - Status: Ran out into traffic to escape Bailey. A formerly wealthy man; originally presumed dead, actually hidden away at a sanitarium by June Ferran. Voiced by Steven Burley.

June Ferran - Status: Unknown Isaac Ferran's sister. Voiced by Denise Anderson.

Bailey - Status:  In Jail Chief orderly at Brockridge Sanitarium. Voiced by Andrew Merzetti.


  1. Taylor, Gregg. Red Panda Adventures episode 13: The Hand of Fate. Podcast. dir. and prod. Decoder Ring Theatre. Toronto, ON. 2006


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