My Hero (2000–2007)

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Thermoman is a multiple-powered superhero who originates from the planet Ultron. In an attempt to do his best to fit in with life on earth, he creates the human alias of George Sunday.

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 Janet Dawkins (51 episodes, 2000-2007)
Geraldine McNulty ...
 Mrs. Raven (51 episodes, 2000-2007)
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 Dr. Piers Crispin (51 episodes, 2000-2007)
Lill Roughley ...
 Ella Dawkins (51 episodes, 2000-2007)
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 Tyler (51 episodes, 2000-2007)
Lou Hirsch ...
 Arnie (50 episodes, 2000-2007)
Tim Wylton ...
 Stanley Dawkins (48 episodes, 2000-2007)
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 George Sunday / ... (44 episodes, 2000-2006)
Finlay Stroud ...
 Ollie Sunday / ... (38 episodes, 2002-2007)
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Thermoman is a multiple-powered superhero who originates from the planet Ultron. In an attempt to do his best to fit in with life on earth, he creates the human alias of George Sunday.

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In the pilot, the character George Sunday was Jewish-English. He wasn't an Irish grocer until Ardal O'Hanlon asked for him to be. O'Hanlon wanted to best serve the script by doing an accent he was comfortable in. See more »

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Piers: I am always here.
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Featured in Comic Relief: Say Pants to Poverty (2001) See more »

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Very Entertaining
29 August 2004 | by (Beaverton, Oregon) – See all my reviews

I find this show to be most funny, mostly because of the characters.

George is an idiot amongst Humans, yet, being a superhero, is from another planet where his level of knowledge is acceptable.

Janet is the only normal one, caught up in the middle of a superhero husband, two always problemed parents, and the crazy health clinic she works at.

Arnie is George's cousin, who has become more Human like since he lost his powers for charging people to be rescued. He's a complete slob.

Tyler is George's neighbor, who believes he's from another planet, and that he visits planets and aliens all the time, most friequently, Gandalf the wizard.

Janet's Mother is a pain in Janets side, and Janet's Father is always dumbfounded by the situations he gets caught up in.

Mrs. Raven is the health clinic receptionist, who is pure evil.

And then there's Dr. Crispin, who is so amazed by himself, he never really understands what people actually think of him.

It's a great show, so go watch it.


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