Wonder Woman: Season 1, Episode 1

The New Original Wonder Woman (7 Nov. 1975)

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After a dogfight with a Nazi plane, U.S. Air Force Steve Trevor crashlands on an uncharted island in the Bermuda Triangle. Paradise Island is inhabited only by women, and their existence ... See full summary »


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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
General Phil Blankenship
Ashley Norman
Captain Drangel
Severn Darden ...
Bad Guy
Fannie Flagg ...
Amazon Doctor
Colonel Von Blasko
Helen Verbit ...
Tom Rosqui ...
Cop #2
Fritzi Burr ...
Bank Manager


After a dogfight with a Nazi plane, U.S. Air Force Steve Trevor crashlands on an uncharted island in the Bermuda Triangle. Paradise Island is inhabited only by women, and their existence has been kept a secret for thousands of years. Learning of the Nazi threat to humanity, the Amazon princess, Diana, is chosen to accompany Trevor back to the United States to battle the Third Reich. Garbed in a skimpy red, white & blue costume and armed with a magic lasso that forces anyone within its grasp to tell the truth, Diana uses her powers as Wonder Woman to battle the forces of evil. Written by Marty McKee <mmckee@wkio.com>

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7 November 1975 (USA)  »

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The pilot episode was originally presented as a one-shot 90 minute movie. It was entitled "The New Original Wonder Woman" because the producers wanted to make a clear distinction between this very true-to-the-comics adaptation and a previous "Wonder Woman" pilot movie that aired the year before starring Cathy Lee Crosby, which was very loosely based upon the comic book character. See more »


Obvious dummy when Princess Diana is running with an unconscious Steve Trevor in her arms on the beach. See more »


Wonder Woman: [Walks through, Steve's office door] I knew, it was you all the time.
Marcia: You, didn't know anything.
Wonder Woman: Well I knew, that you've had a friend, who carried a machine gun in her purse, and you won't get away with whatever you're doing.
Marcia: Oh, then whose gonna stop me?
[points a gun at Wonder Woman]
Wonder Woman: You of all people, should realize how useless, that gun is against me.
Marcia: I don't need a gun to take you, Wonder Woman. I was Nuremberg Judo Champ!
Wonder Woman: I assume,
[closes door]
Wonder Woman: that that is suppose to impress me.
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Wonder Woman
Music by Charles Fox
Lyrics by Norman Gimbel
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Excellent Adaptation
9 April 2000 | by (Chicago) – See all my reviews

This was the pilot to the TV series. I remember stumbling across it when it originally aired and fell in love with Lynda Carter. I was amazed at how much she looked like the comic book heroine. I was also pleased that the producers stayed true to the comic book legend, given that society at that time was still uncomfortable with strong independent-minded women. Unfortunately, the subsequent TV series, especially the "updated" 70s version, discarded the strong Amazonian theme. I'm looking forward to the movie and hope Lynda Carter can participate somehow, even as a cameo.

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