Jonny Quest (1964–1965)

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The Quest family and their bodyguard investigate strange phenomena and battle villains around the world.

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 Roger T. 'Race' Bannon / ... (26 episodes, 1964-1965)
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 Jonny Quest (26 episodes, 1964-1965)
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 Bandit / ... (26 episodes, 1964-1965)
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 Hadji (25 episodes, 1964-1965)
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 Ship Captain / ... (15 episodes, 1964-1965)
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Dr. Benton Quest is a research scientist who is frequently called upon for missions that require his scientific and technical expertise. He is usually accompanied by his son Jonny, his tutor/bodyguard Race Bannon, their bulldog with the distinctive mask-like eye markings named Bandit, and Hadji, an Indian orphan who has special abilities of his own. Together, they investigate mysteries, perform rescues and battle nefarious villains around the world, most notably Dr. Zin. Written by Kenneth Chisholm <kchishol@home.com>

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18 September 1964 (USA)  »

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Quest File O-37  »

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This was originally intended to be a cartoon version of the classic radio serial "Jack Armstrong, the All-American Boy" and the section of the closing credits where African tribesmen are throwing spears at the Quest plane was planned as part of that concept. When veteran comic book artist Doug Wildey came on board, he suggested dropping that idea in favor of an original concept, and the Jonny Quest idea was born. See more »

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The First Adult Cartoon
19 June 2003 | by (Los Angeles, California) – See all my reviews

This is one of my favorite animated series. I loved the fact that this went to exotic locations and all the wild villains they fought. This also was one of the first cartoon series that featured lots of action and even was fairly violent for its time. No wonder this was originally shown in prime time. Too bad the reruns aren't shown on Cartoon Network anymore. This show is truly a classic.


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