The Greatest American Hero

The Greatest American Hero The Greatest American Hero is an 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 movie pilot on March 18, 1981. The series stars William Katt as teacher Ralph Hinkley, Robert Culp as FBI Agent Bill Maxwell, and Connie Sellecca as lawyer Pam Davidson. The show chronicles Ralph's adventures after a group of aliens gives him a red suit that gives him superhuman abilities. Unfortunately, Ralph, who hates wearing the suit, immediately loses its instruction booklet, and thus has to learn how to use his powers by trial and error, often with comical results. The series was made into an on going comic book series published by Arcana.
Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays Everybody! In America, Christmas is that special time of the year when thousands of families go to the movies to watch whatever is there. So my question are you going to show that YOU are a true American? PS: I know that everybody on CBM isn't American. - dannramm113
For those of us old enough to remember The Greatest American Hero, this July 4th will offer the opportunity to revisit our childhood. - Hawksblueyes
Greatest American Hero co-star passes away at the age of 79. - Gr8Frappe
Early '80's show now available to be seen free on Hulu. - Gr8Frappe
In an interview with MTV, the man who should have been Hal Jordan talks about his desire to star in the old TV show remake as well as comparing it with his own cancelled far-too-soon show, Firefly... - RorMachine
Remember this show? A lot of you will not have been alive when it originally aired, but I'm sure you will have heard of it. Serenity's Nathan Fillion has expressed interest in a remake. - RorMachine
Our Aussie friends at learned that actor Will Gluck was chosen and ready to play the new Ralph Hinckley, and almost slipped on the super suit until the project was put on hold... - ComicBookMovie
We reported earlier in the year that it was planned, but now there is confirmation from the show's creator that a GAH movie is scripted and a director hired. - Galactus
A rumor earlier this year had Disney bringing 80's TV series "The Greatest American Hero" to the big screen. Nothing has been heard about that since, but Bill Katt was at Comic-Con promoting the new GAH comic book coming out from Arcane and Catastrophic, so we asked him a few questions... - ComicBookMovie
Veteran actor and superhero side-kick, Robert Culp sat down with us at Comic-Con to discuss the current batch of comic book movies, and enlightened us about GAH's Arthurian connection... - ComicBookMovie