Tarzán (1991–1994)

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In this program, Tarzan had no formal education and spoke in broken English. Jane was a French environmental scientist working on ways to save endangered species. Roger Taft was the son of ... See full summary »

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Wolf Larson ...
 Tarzan (64 episodes, 1991-1994)
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 Jane Porter / ... (64 episodes, 1991-1994)
Sean Roberge ...
 Roger Taft, Jr. (64 episodes, 1991-1994)
William S. Taylor ...
 Dan Miller (25 episodes, 1993-1994)
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 Simon Govier (21 episodes, 1991-1992)
Errol Slue ...
 Jack Benton (18 episodes, 1992-1993)
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In this program, Tarzan had no formal education and spoke in broken English. Jane was a French environmental scientist working on ways to save endangered species. Roger Taft was the son of a wealthy New Yorker who was working with Jane in the research station his father funded. Simon was an African native who had been educated in England. Written by J.E. McKillop <jack-mckillop@worldnet.att.net>

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According to Wolf Larson, Archie, the chimpanzee playing Cheetah, was terrified of elephants. Filming scenes of Tarzan and Cheetah riding an elephant proved difficult, as Archie refused to sit directly on the animal and would only ride on Larson's shoulders - something the star found less than pleasant in the often blazing heat. See more »

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In many scenes, Tarzan appears to have a wristwatch tan line. See more »

Quotes

Dan: Okay, how do I explain this? When you're a star, everybody knows you.
Tarzan: Everybody knows Dan: Jane, Roger, Cheetah...
Dan: No, no, no, Tarzan, I mean everybody all around the world. You're in the newspaper every day, you're on TV every day, you sign autographs.
Tarzan: Autographs?
Dan: Yeah, you write your name on a piece of paper.
Tarzan: Why?
Dan: Because you're famous! Because everybody wants a piece of you. That's what makes them happy.
Tarzan: The sun makes people happy. Trees make people happy. Why does a piece of paper make ...
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Loved this series
19 October 2009 | by (los angeles, california) – See all my reviews

The jungle is awesome in this series as are all the animals. Jane is a gorgeous and Tarzan is a hunk...Action is fun and they even tried to make this a "green" show ahead of its time. Nice messages about not spoiling and polluting our world and a great family series! Guest stars were wonderful and it was especially fun to see Ron Ely, one of the previous television series Tarzan's make a guest star appearance in the series. Also fun to see Adrian Paul (star of the Highlander series)as a villainous guest star in 2 episodes. The young actor who played Roger (Sean Roberge) was very good and his interaction with Tarzan and Jane was terrific. Wish there were more great family series like this one on the air today.


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