The Greatest American Hero (1981)

A teacher is asked to be a superhero using a special alien suit with powers he can barely understand or control. (source:

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Posted by Joelhayden
yrs ago
BY far the best American TV show in history. Including a theme song which is still today rated as the best theme song from a television show in the world.

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Release Date
18 March 1981
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Santa Clarita, California, USA
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The Greatest American Hero is an American comedy-drama 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 ("Hanley" for the latter part of the first season), Robert Culp as FBI agent Bill Maxwell, and Connie Sellecca as lawyer Pam Davidson.

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