Shazam! (1974–1977)

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A young boy, able to transform into the superhero Captain Marvel, travels the country fighting evil.

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Michael Gray ...
 Billy Batson (28 episodes, 1974-1976)
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 Mentor (28 episodes, 1974-1976)
Jackson Bostwick ...
 Captain Marvel (17 episodes, 1974-1975)
John Davey ...
 Captain Marvel (11 episodes, 1975-1976)
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Storyline

Billy Batson is a boy with a special duty in life. Accompanied by his Mentor, he travels from place to place in a Winnebago learning about life and helping people along the way. When the situation is heading for disaster, all he has to do is to yell the magic word, SHAZAM! and call down the magic lightning that transforms him into the World's Mightiest Mortal, Captain Marvel. Written by Kenneth Chisholm <kchishol@execulink.com>

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Also Known As:

Shazam - Pustolovine Kapetana Marvela  »

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(28 episodes)

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Trivia

In the comic book, the wizard Shazam grants Billy Batson the power of Captain Marvel, not the six gods themselves as in the TV show. See more »

Quotes

[repeated line]
Billy Batson: Oh, Elders, fleet and strong and wise, appear before my seeking eyes!
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Connections

Referenced in Supernatural: Hammer of the Gods (2010) See more »

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SHAZAM
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Written by Yvette Blais and Jeff Michael
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I'll never forget this serie
10 February 2002 | by (Chile, South America) – See all my reviews

What can I say. In South America the spanish version for this TV show was on the air till 1977 and it was great for me. I'll never forget the ending morals what show me about the good and bad things of life. I am not a fan of Captain Marvel but I think that Billy Batson and Mentor show me little pieces of the person that I am today. I must thank for that. Of course if I could see it again I'd be laughing about how Captain Marvel use to fly... but I couldn't ask for more on that time.


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