A man who can change himself into any animal fights crime.
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 Tyrone C. Earl 7 episodes, 1983
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Jonathan Chase was a British college professor at New York University who had the unusual ability to transform into any kind of animal. He used his powers to battle crime alongside pretty policewoman Brooke and Vietnam-war pal Ty. Written by Marty McKee <mmckee@wkio.com>

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Drama | Fantasy | Sci-Fi

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30 September 1983 (USA)  »

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Ein Fall für Professor Chase  »

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1.33 : 1
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Creator Glen A. Larson briefly resurrected the Jonathan Chase character for a crossover with his series NightMan (1997). Manimal's traditional practical effects transformation was abandoned in favor of a CGI sequence. See more »

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Referenced in Newhart: Harris Ankles PIV for Web Post (1987) See more »

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Wicked Show!
8 August 2002 | by See all my reviews

Yeah Dave, I definitely agree with you. I was just watching something on TV and saw the guy from Manimal and had to do a search on it. Not many of my friends remember it so when I saw your post I had to reply. Manimal was a fantastic series and I think someone should petition for a remake, lol.


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