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The Spectacular Spider-Man: Season 1: Episode 13 -- With Aunt May out of the hospital, Thanksgiving coming and the alien suit gone, Peter's life is finally getting better. However, the Symbiote has survived and found a host within the vengeful Eddie Brock. Now Spider-Man must face this monster, named Venom, a creature that knows everything about him and will stop at nothing to get revenge.

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Seasons:
1 | 2
Plot:
An animated television show that focuses on a 16-year-old Peter Parker and the origins of Spider-Man. Full summary »
Awards:
2 nominations See more »
NewsDesk:
(116 articles)
User Reviews:
Different from the previous Incarnations but still GREAT watching! See more (30 total) »

Cast

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Josh Keaton ... Peter Parker / ... (26 episodes, 2008-2009)

Lacey Chabert ... Gwen Stacy (25 episodes, 2008-2009)

Joshua LeBar ... Flash Thompson / ... (21 episodes, 2008-2009)

Grey Griffin ... Sally Avril / ... (20 episodes, 2008-2009)

Alanna Ubach ... Liz Allan / ... (19 episodes, 2008-2009)

Vanessa Marshall ... Mary Jane Watson / ... (18 episodes, 2008-2009)

James Arnold Taylor ... Harry Osborn / ... (17 episodes, 2008-2009)

Clancy Brown ... George Stacy / ... (16 episodes, 2008-2009)
Deborah Strang ... Aunt May Parker (16 episodes, 2008-2009)

Steve Blum ... Green Goblin / ... (15 episodes, 2008-2009)

Alan Rachins ... Norman Osborn (15 episodes, 2008-2009)

Andrew Kishino ... Kenny 'King' Kong / ... (14 episodes, 2008-2009)

Phil LaMarr ... Randy Robertson / ... (14 episodes, 2008-2009)
Ben Diskin ... Eddie Brock / ... (13 episodes, 2008-2009)

Daran Norris ... J. Jonah Jameson / ... (13 episodes, 2008-2009)

John DiMaggio ... Hammerhead / ... (12 episodes, 2008-2009)

Peter MacNicol ... Dr. Otto Octavius / ... (12 episodes, 2008-2009)

Kevin Michael Richardson ... L. Thompson Lincoln / ... (12 episodes, 2008-2009)
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Series Directed by
Dave Bullock (5 episodes, 2008)
Victor Cook (4 episodes, 2008-2009)
Jennifer Coyle (4 episodes, 2008-2009)
Michael Goguen (3 episodes, 2009)
Troy Adomitis (2 episodes, 2008)
Dan Fausett (2 episodes, 2008)
Kevin Altieri (2 episodes, 2009)
 
Series Writing credits
Stan Lee (26 episodes, 2008-2009)
Steve Ditko (14 episodes, 2008-2009)
Kevin Hopps (7 episodes, 2008-2009)
Andrew Robinson (6 episodes, 2008-2009)
Matt Wayne (4 episodes, 2008-2009)
Greg Weisman (4 episodes, 2008-2009)
Nicole Dubuc (3 episodes, 2009)
Randy Jandt (2 episodes, 2008-2009)

Series Produced by
Diane A. Crea .... producer (26 episodes, 2008-2009)
Joshua Fine .... associate producer (26 episodes, 2008-2009)
Craig Kyle .... executive producer (26 episodes, 2008-2009)
Stan Lee .... executive producer (26 episodes, 2008-2009)
Eric S. Rollman .... executive producer / producer (26 episodes, 2008-2009)
Victor Cook .... producer (13 episodes, 2008)
Greg Weisman .... supervising producer (13 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Original Music by
Kristopher Carter (26 episodes, 2008-2009)
Michael McCuistion (26 episodes, 2008-2009)
Lolita Ritmanis (26 episodes, 2008-2009)
 
Series Film Editing by
Bruce King (25 episodes, 2008-2009)
Ralph A. Eusebio (13 episodes, 2008)
Damon P. Yoches (13 episodes, 2009)
 
Series Casting by
Jamie Thomason (13 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Production Management
Sherrian Felix .... assistant production manager (13 episodes, 2009)
Ben Maloney .... assistant production manager (13 episodes, 2009)
Ian Richter .... executive in charge of production (8 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Art Department
Mike Inman .... background painter (26 episodes, 2008-2009)
Vince Toyama .... background supervisor (26 episodes, 2008-2009)
Joey Mason .... background painter / color supervisor (23 episodes, 2008-2009)
Adam Van Wyk .... storyboard artist (9 episodes, 2008-2009)
Kalvin Lee .... storyboard artist (2 episodes, 2008)
Jay Oliva .... storyboard artist (2 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Sound Department
James Lafferty .... assistant dialogue recording engineer (26 episodes, 2008-2009)
Eric Lewis .... dialogue recording engineer: Studiopolis, Inc. / dialogue recording engineer (26 episodes, 2008-2009)
 
Series Visual Effects by
Ulysses Argetta .... digital effects supervisor (13 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Animation Department
Walter Gatus .... character designer (26 episodes, 2008-2009)
Mike Inman .... background painter / background artist (13 episodes, 2008)
Kenny McGill .... key background designer (13 episodes, 2008)
Thomas Perkins .... character designer (11 episodes, 2008)
Mike Mangan .... animatics (5 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Editorial Department
Myra Owyang .... assistant editor (26 episodes, 2008-2009)
 
Series Music Department
Greg Herzenach .... musician (26 episodes, 2008-2009)
Mark Mattson .... music mixer (26 episodes, 2008-2009)
Mako Sujishi .... music mixer (26 episodes, 2008-2009)
 
Series Other crew
Jennifer L. Anderson .... post production assistant / production assistant (26 episodes, 2008-2009)
Sherrian Felix .... production coordinator (13 episodes, 2008)
Jamie Thomason .... dialogue director (13 episodes, 2008)
Adam Tootla .... production coordinator (13 episodes, 2008)
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"The Spectacular Spider-Man: Animated Series" - USA (complete title)
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Runtime:
23 min
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
Daran Norris reprises his role as the voice of J. Jonah Jameson on this cartoon series. Norris had previously provided the voice for Jameson in the Spider-Man (2000) (VG) video game for the Dreamcast, Playstation, and Nintendo 64 game systems.See more »
Movie Connections:
Featured in Stylizing Spidey (2009) (V)See more »

FAQ

Does any Canadian network air this show?
Does Cletus Kasady make an appearance?
Like in the comic books, will Gwen Stacy become Peter's first love and die at the hands of the Green Goblin (or rather Spider-Man's webbing)?
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16 out of 21 people found the following review useful.
Different from the previous Incarnations but still GREAT watching!, 25 October 2008
Author: Carter933 from Dallas, Texas

This isn't the same old rehashed Peter Parker/Spiderman mythology that fans can recite by heart. It's original, witty, and definitely creative in its execution that still keeps the spirit of everything we know and love about Spiderman. Remember, just as Marvel Comics released Amazing Spiderman, Spectacular Spiderman, & a host of other Spiderman spin offs that each maintained their own plot lines this show does just the same thing.

In this the Spectacular Spiderman, the writers have successfully taken the main characters in Peter Parker's life and updated them with 2008 lifestyles and diverse cultures and issues. Most important, they've mixed GREAT action sequences with outstanding writing and characterization. In addition, the voice actors and storyboarding are all top notch that I can only hope to see continue for several more seasons.

Shows like this one and Avatar just remind me that great animation is still fun to watch no matter what age or what generation you may be.

Respectfully, Carter p.s. look up Bob Carter & know that I speak from some experience in this area.

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