Seconds before the Earth is demolished to make way for a galactic freeway Arthur Dent is plucked off the planet by his friend Ford Prefect a researcher for the revised edition of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy who for the last fifteen years has been posing as an out of work actorTogether this dynamic pair begin a journey through space aided by quotes from The Hitchhiker's Guide A towel is about the most massively useful thing an interstellar hitchhiker can have and a galaxy full of fellow travelers Zaphod Beeblebrox—the two headed three armed ex hippie and totally out to lunch president of the galaxy Trillian Zaphod's girlfriend formally Tricia McMillan whom Arthur tried to pick up at a cocktail party once upon a time zone Marvin a paranoid brilliant and chronically depressed robot Veet Voojagig a former graduate student who is obsessed with the disappearance of all the ballpoint pens he bought over the years


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