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Superman: The Animated Series 

Superman (original title)
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The last son of the planet Krypton protects his adoptive home of Earth as the greatest of the superheroes.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Tim Daly ...  Clark Kent / ... 53 episodes, 1996-2000
Dana Delany ...  Lois Lane 44 episodes, 1996-2000
David Kaufman ...  Jimmy Olsen 26 episodes, 1996-2000
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Set in present day Metropolis against the backdrop of a bright, urban landscape, the ageless superhero combats sinister villains and rescues innocent victims in exciting new stories based on universal themes encompassing the same time-honored tradition of the classic Superman legend. Written by Anonymous

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 September 1996 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Superman: The Animated Series See more »

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Runtime:

(54 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

The depiction of Krypton reflects the older idealized version in the Silver Age of Comic Books. See more »

Quotes

Superman: [to Steel] You're going to hear this a lot, so you might as well hear it from me first... thanks.
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Followed by Batman: Mystery of the Batwoman (2003) See more »

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His best cartoon
14 January 2000 | by Op_PrimeSee all my reviews

This is the best Superman cartoon ever made. It beats out all those other cartoons featuring Superman in every way. The animation is superb, not as good as Batman: The Animated series mind you, but still very good. The stories are also very good. It is filled with excitement and drama, and even a little humor. This series is great.


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