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WWF Superstars 

WWF Superstars of Wrestling (original title)
Syndicated series featuring the stars of the World Wrestling Federation. Featuring wrestling matches, interviews and updates on ongoing feuds and upcoming events.
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 Bret 'The Hitman' Hart 41 episodes, 1986-1997
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 'The Million Dollar Man' Ted DiBiase / ... 40 episodes, 1987-1996
Jimmy Hart ...
 Himself / ... 34 episodes, 1986-1993
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 Shawn Michaels / ... 31 episodes, 1988-1997
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Ken Johnson ...
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 Macho Man Randy Savage / ... 27 episodes, 1986-1994
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 Jake 'The Snake' Roberts 28 episodes, 1986-1996
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 Mr. Perfect / ... 27 episodes, 1988-1993
Gene Okerlund ...
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 Rowdy Roddy Piper 24 episodes, 1986-1992
Wayne Farris ...
 The Honky Tonk Man 22 episodes, 1986-1997
Steve Lombardi ...
 The Brooklyn Brawler / ... 21 episodes, 1986-1996
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 The British Bulldog / ... 20 episodes, 1986-1996
Jim Neidhart ...
 Jim 'The Anvil' Neidhart / ... 20 episodes, 1986-1996
Bruce Prichard ...
 Brother Love 20 episodes, 1988-1991
Marty Jannetty ...
 Himself / ... 19 episodes, 1988-1996
Mike Jones ...
Merced Solis ...
 Tito Santana / ... 18 episodes, 1986-1993
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 'Hacksaw' Jim Duggan / ... 18 episodes, 1987-1993
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 The Undertaker / ... 18 episodes, 1990-1996
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In the early 80's, Vince McMahon began a "WWF Superstars of Wrestling" as a Saturday morning, family friendly version of professional wrestling. He built a phenomenon around such characters as Hulk Hogan, Macho Man Randy Savage, The Junk Yard Dog, Andre the Giant, Demolition, and later Bret Hitman Hart, The Undertaker & Shawn Michaels. The show featured pro wrestling and soap opera-esque storylines. The show ended its thirteen year run in 1997, when the WWF moved into edgier territory with its RAW program. Written by Anonymous

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Hulk Hogan: [Andre with Heenan is challenging Hogan for Wrestlemania III on Piper's Pit] No... No... No...
Bobby Heenan: He's got one thing to say to you, Hogan!
André the Giant: [Andre lifts Hulk's chin] Look at me when I'm talking to you. I'm here for one reason - to challenge you for the world championship match at the Wrestlemania.
Hulk Hogan: No, Andre, please! It's not happening. We're friends! We're friends, Andre! Please!
Bobby Heenan: [to Hulk] You can't believe it? Maybe you won't believe this, Hogan!
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Crazy Credits

During the 1986-1989 seasons films of the WWF wrestlers are shown during the opening credits. See more »

Connections

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One of the ground-breaking one-hour wrestling shows of all time
5 September 2001 | by (Seat Pleasant, Maryland, USA) – See all my reviews

When I was a young child growing up in the Washington, DC suburbs during the mid to late 1980's, My aunt who lives in Northwest Washington, DC was a long time wrestling fan and she got me hooked from that day forward. In my area, WWF Superstars of Wrestling came on WTTG-TV channel 5 in Washington and I watched Superstars every Saturday afternoon to see what was going on during the week in the WWF. It was the show to watch if you were a World Wrestling Federation fan back in the day, and compared to the popular shows of today, Superstars was a ground-breaking wrestling show during the ladder half of the 1980's.


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