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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Complete series cast summary:
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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Trivia

The character of Tarzan was originally supposed to be barefoot. However, Wolf Larson insisted on wearing shoes when he saw the large variety of snakes inhabiting the set. See more »

Goofs

Although the program is set in Africa, the elephant portraying Tantor is clearly an Asian elephant, having considerably smaller ears than her African counterparts. See more »

Quotes

Tarzan: Sometimes Jane's mind works so hard that her eyes do not see.
Jane: And what is that supposed to...
[Jane trips on a rock and falls]
Tarzan: Jane made Tarzan's point.
Jane: Ha ha.
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Only saw 1 episode, but the best laugh I ever had!
15 November 2004 | by See all my reviews

This actually lasted 3 seasons!?!

Maybe I just caught an early episode, but I didn't think it would bode well for the series.Typical generic episode plot: strange illness makes people/animals sick. When Jane teaches Tarzan a new word, "antidote", Wolf Larson delivers what is the funniest line I've ever heard on a unintentional sitcom, in straight 'surfer-dude' monotone (You can almost hear him use the word 'like' at the beginning of the sentence):

"(Like,)Tarzan find antiDOTE." (Emphasis intended on the last syllable)

There, I've said my peace. I hope you found it as amusing as I did! :)


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