- This article is about the Golgafrinchan captain of Golgafrinchan Ark Fleet Ship B. For Prostetnic Vogon Jeltz, click here.
The Captain is the ablutophiliac commander of the Golgafrinchan Ark Fleet Ship B. He likes to bathe with his rubber duck (he spent practically the entire time he was captain of the B Ark and as much of his time on Earth, a total time of over three years, as has been documented in the bath) and has got a very relaxed attitude towards everything. The Captain also has a fondness for a drink called "jynnan tonnyx".
The Captain appears in:
- The Douglas Adams book The Restaurant at the End of the Universe.
- Fit the Sixth of the radio series.
- Episode 6 of the television series.
Behind the scenesEdit
- His personality was based on Douglas Adams' habit of taking extraordinarily long baths as a method of procrastination to avoid writing.
- He was portrayed by:
- David Jason in the radio series
- Frank Middlemass in the LP album adaptation
- Aubrey Morris in the TV series