Steve Austin happens by chance to reunite with, Jamie Sommers, his childhood love who is now a tennis pro. Their relationship is renewed and things look bright for the both of them. However, that soon changes when the pair go skydiving and Jamie suffers a serious accident that permanently cripples most of her limbs and an ear. Desperately, Steve Austin begs his boss, Oscar Goldman, to equip Jamie with the same bionic implants he himself received. Goldman agrees and has Jamie outfitted with two legs, a right arm and an artificial ear. Now Jamie must come to terms with the fact she now can function normally, but the implants also give her incredible strength and speed while her ear can detect nearly any sound regardless of distance, volume or frequency. Unfortunately, there are unforseen consequences as well to this boon that place her in the kind of danger from which there seems to be no escape. Written by
Kenneth Chisholm <email@example.com>
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Dana Plato's first credited role. See more
Jaime's parachute is yellow and blue with a red center panel. Yet in the shots of the lines getting tangled, the chute is plain white. Then when Jaime hits the ground, the chute is the original colorful fabric again. See more
Steve, do you think I'll be able to play the violin when my hand gets better?
Col. Steve Austin
Oh, that's so great, because I have never been able to play it before.
Col. Steve Austin
Well there's no doubt about it, you're getting better.
During the opening title sequence, the timpani cuts out at the beginning of Richard Anderson's line, "Gentlemen, we can rebuild him," and resumes after "Steve Austin will be that man." See more
Spun-off from The Six Million Dollar Man
Lyrics by Lionel E. Siegel
Music by Oliver Nelson
Sung by Lee Majors
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