The greatest of the DC Comics superheroes work together to uphold the good with the help of some young proteges.

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Sherry Alberoni ...
 Wendy / ... (16 episodes, 1973)
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 Aquaman / ... (16 episodes, 1973)
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 Superman / ... (16 episodes, 1973)
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 Marvin / ... (16 episodes, 1973)
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 Alien / ... (13 episodes, 1973)
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Just Imagine! The greatest heroes of our time, banded together to stamp out the forces of evil wherever and whenever they might appear! Based on DC Comics' long-running Justice League Of America series, the show featured the Justice League (Superman, Batman & Robin, Aquaman, and Wonder Woman together with 'apprentice' super-heroes Marvin, Wendy, and Wonder Dog. Other DC luminaries such as the Flash and the Atom made periodic cameos. Written by Greg Sheets <m-sheets2@onu.edu>

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8 September 1973 (USA)  »

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Challenge of the Super Friends  »

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The characters of Wendy, Marvin, and Wonder Dog were introduced to the DC Comics Universe over 30 years later in Geoff John's 'Teen Titans' series around 2006. Marvin would be subsequently killed off (by a rabid Wonder Dog, no less) and Wendy made paraplegic by the writer who took over after Johns left the title two years later. See more »

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Narrator: Meanwhile, at the Hall of Justice...
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Version of The Superman/Aquaman Hour of Adventure (1967) See more »

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Wonderful Show!
20 November 2001 | by See all my reviews

My favorite "SuperFriends" series is the first season with Wendy, Marvin and Wonder Dog. My favorite characters in this season are Wendy & Robin. This show can currently be seen on the channel Boomerang from Cartoon Network! Ted Knight (from "The Mary Tyler Moore Show") is the narrator! If you haven't seen this show please track it down on Boomerang and give it try.


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