The Greatest American Hero

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The Greatest American Hero is an American comedy-drama superhero television series that aired for three seasons from 1981 to 1983 on ABC. Created by producer Stephen J. Cannell, it premiered as a two-hour pilot movie on March 18, 1981. read more
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The Greatest American Hero is an American comedy-drama superhero television series that aired for three seasons from 1981 to 1983 on ABC. Created by producer Stephen J. Cannell, it premiered as a two-hour pilot movie on March 18, 1981. The series features William Katt as teacher Ralph Hinkley, Robert Culp as FBI agent Bill Maxwell, and Connie Sellecca as lawyer Pam Davidson.

Original Release

03/18/1981 on ABC

Cast

Robert Culp Bill Maxwell
Connie Sellecca Pam Davidson
Jesse D. Goins Cyler Johnson
Don Cervantes Paco Rodriguez
William Katt Ralph Hinkley
Michael Pare Tony Villicana
Faye Grant Rhonda Blake
William Bogert Les Carlisle
William Katt
Michael Pare
(see additional cast & crew)
# Title Air Date
1 Divorce, Venusian Style Friday, 29 October 1982
2 The Price Is Right Friday, 05 November 1982
3 This Is the One the Suit Was Meant For Friday, 12 November 1982
4 The Resurrection of Carlini Friday, 19 November 1982
5 The Newlywed Game Thursday, 06 January 1983
6 Heaven Is in Your Genes Thursday, 13 January 1983
7 Live at Eleven Thursday, 20 January 1983
8 Space Ranger Thursday, 27 January 1983
9 Thirty Seconds Over Little Tokyo Thursday, 03 February 1983
10 Wizards and Warlocks
11 It's Only Rock and Roll Thursday, 17 February 1983
12 Desperado
13 Vanity, Says the Preacher Thursday, 03 March 1983
14 The Greatest American Heroine Thursday, 13 February 1986
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Directors

Arnold Laven, Ivan Dixon, Rod Holcomb, Bruce Kessler, Robert C. Thompson, Lawrence Doheny, Gabrielle Beaumont, Christian I. Nyby II, Sidney Hayers, Chuck Bowman, Robert Culp, Georg Stanford Brown, Tony Mordente, Bob Bender, Christopher Nelson

Writers

Stephen J. Cannell, Frank Lupo, Patrick Hasburgh, Juanita Bartlett, Babs Greyhosky, Rudolph Borchert, J. Duncan Ray, Danny Lee Cole, Robert Culp, Lee Sheldon, Shel Willens

Creators

Stephen J. Cannell

Cast

Robert Culp Bill Maxwell
Connie Sellecca Pam Davidson
Jesse D. Goins Cyler Johnson
Don Cervantes Paco Rodriguez
William Katt Ralph Hinkley
Michael Pare Tony Villicana
Faye Grant Rhonda Blake
William Bogert Les Carlisle
William Katt
Michael Pare
Faye Grant
Jesse D. Goins
Don Cervantes
Michael Pare Tony Villicana (credit only)
Faye Grant Rhonda Blake (credit only)
William Katt Ralph Hanley
Deborah Mays Tammy
Robert Weaver Coach Ray Buck
Brandon Williams Kevin Hinkley
Paul Carafotes Joey

Producers

Editors

Mike Elias, Gloryette Clark, John Elias, Rod Stephens, Chris G. Willingham, Patrick M. Ryan, Howard Terrill, Edilberto Cruz, Quinnie Martin Jr., Jimmy Giritlian, John J. Dumas, Arthur Schneider, Christopher Nelson

1982 Emmy Outstanding Achievement in Music and Lyrics Nominated
1982 Emmy Outstanding Video Tape Editing for a Series Nominated
1981 Emmy Outstanding Writing in a Comedy Series Nominated
1981 Emmy Outstanding Achievement in Film Editing for a Series Nominated
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