Tarzan (1966–1968)

TV Series  |   |  Action, Adventure

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Tarzan (Lord Greystoke), already well educated and fed up with civilization, returns to the jungle and, more-or-less assisted by chimpanzee Cheetah and orphan boy Jai, wages war against poachers and other bad guys.

  • James Earl Jones in Tarzan (1966)
  • "Tarzan" Ron Ely 1967 NBC
  • "Tarzan" Johnny Weissmuller, Ron Ely with his chimp Cheetah, Frank Merrill
  • "Tarzan" Ron Ely, Manuel Padilla Jr.
  • "Tarzan" Ron Ely with his chimp Cheetah

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Mike Henry, who had just filmed several big-screen adventures as Tarzan, was to have also played the lead in the TV series, but backed out. Ely, who took his place, was originally to have played a Tarzan impostor in a proposed episode of the TV series.


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Action | Adventure

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