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The All-New Super Friends Hour 

A team of the greatest DC Comics superheroes protects Earth with the help of a pair of alien sibling apprentices.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Norman Alden ...  Aquaman / ... 15 episodes, 1977
Michael Bell ...  Gleek / ... 15 episodes, 1977
Danny Dark Danny Dark ...  Superman / ... 15 episodes, 1977
Shannon Farnon ...  Wonder Woman / ... 15 episodes, 1977
Casey Kasem ...  Robin / ... 15 episodes, 1977
Olan Soule ...  Batman / ... 15 episodes, 1977
Louise Williams ...  Jayna / ... 15 episodes, 1977
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Storyline

Continuing the adventures of the Justice League, this incarnation of the show replaced Marvin, Wendy, and Wonder Dog with the Wonder Twins. Zan and Jayna, from the planet Exor, possessed shape shifting powers; Zan could become any form of water or ice, while Jayna could assume the shape of any animal. Assisted by their pet monkey Gleek, they not only helped the Justice Leaguers but lent assistance to teenagers in trouble. In addition to the classic Superman/Batman/Robin/Aquaman/Wonder Woman lineup, guests such as the Flash, the Atom, Green Lantern, and Hawkman & Hawkwoman appeared occasionally. Written by Greg Sheets <m-sheets2@onu.edu>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 September 1977 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Novi čas Super prijatelja See more »

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Runtime:

(15 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

In an effort to add racial diversity, Black Vulcan, Samurai, and Apache Chief were created specifically for the show. Black Vulcan is black, Samurai is Japanese and Apache Chief is an American Indian. 25 years later, the Justice League comic writer Joe Kelly, a fan of the show, brought the character of Apache Chief to the comic book world. Hanna-Barbera had originally planned to use Black Lightning, DC Comics' first prominent black superhero, for the African-American character. But the company learned that, in order to use the character, it would have to pay a royalty fee to Tony Isabella, the writer who had created Black Lightning and wrote the "Black Lightning" comic book. Instead, the artists created Black Vulcan, whose powers and costume were similar to Black Lightning's, in order to avoid paying the fee. In response, Tony Isabella wrote a story in the comic book that featured a con artist named Barbara Hanna and an impostor pretending to be Black Lightning. See more »

Quotes

[repeated line]
Superman: Up, up and away!
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The return of the super-friends
13 September 2018 | by afonsobritofalvesSee all my reviews

This series exceeded all expectations that it had, surpassed the first series of Super-Friends. Highly recommend.


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