9,682 total votes
The Greatest American Hero

The Greatest American Hero

The Greatest American Hero is an American comedy-drama television series that aired for three seasons from 1981 to 1983 on ABC. Created by producer Stephen J. Cannell, it premiered as a two-hour pilot movie on March 18, 1981. The series features William Katt as teacher Ralph Hinkley, Robert Culp as FBI agent Bill Maxwell, and Connie Sellecca as lawyer Pam Davidson. The series chronicles Ralph's adventures after a group of aliens gives him a red suit that gives him superhuman abilities. Unfortunately for Ralph, who hates wearing the suit, he immediately loses its instruction booklet, and thus has to learn how to use its powers by trial and error, often with comical results. ... more on Wikipedia

The Greatest American Hero is ranked on...

#29 of 619 People who voted for The Greatest American Hero... also upvote Caddyshack on The Absolute Most Hilarious Movies Ever Made The Best TV Theme Songs of All Time 284.4k VOTES The best TV theme songs and TV intros of all time will take you back to some of the greatest moments in TV. Television the...
#93 of 307 The Best Sci Fi Television Series of All Time 753.5k VOTES Here is a list of the best sci-fi shows and best sci-fi series of all time, as ranked by hundreds of Ranker voters. Thi...
#47 of 82 The Best Dramedy TV Series 10.4k VOTES Some shows are clearly dramas or sitcoms. Clearly. Because those are two genres that exist. Everyone agrees that they exist....
#43 of 128 The Best Comic Book & Superhero Shows of All Time 71k VOTES List of the best superhero TV shows - only the greatest television series about superheroes in the history of the television...
#10 of 29 The Best "American" TV Shows 1.1k VOTES America! The red white and blue and television shows. That is the saying, right? In any case, there are lots of American TV ...
#37 of 505 The Best '80s TV Shows 106.8k VOTES List of the best television shows from the '80s, as ranked by television fans. In the 1980s, sitcoms were among the most tal...
#23 of 64 The Best TV Dramas from the 1980s 10.1k VOTES If you’re an avid television fan, chances are there's a 1980s drama series that you love. For the first time, television w...
#21 of 50 The Best 1980s Action TV Series 2.8k VOTES If the 80s were about anything they were about excess... and action! Explosive, 'roided up, action. So, these are the best 1...
#49 of 91 The Best Comedy-Drama TV Shows Ever 17k VOTES The best comedy-drama TV shows, also known as dramadies, provide not only laughs but also heartfelt storylines. They have ...
#5 of 17 The Best 1980s ABC Dramas 331 VOTES These are the very best 1980s ABC dramas, ranked by user votes. The best 80s ABC dramas are some of the flat out greatest sh...
#24 of 32 The Best 1980s Adventure TV Series 923 VOTES The 80s were about excess. And there is maybe no better way to prove that then the over-the-top adventures on 80s TV. So, he...
#10 of 230 Greatest TV Shows in My Lifetime 3.6k VOTES The Best TV Shows Starting in 1967, the year I was born to present. Shows that I never watched or barely watched are left of...

The Greatest American Hero is also found on...

Connie Sellecca TV Show/Series Credits Stephen J. Cannell Shows and TV Series June Lockhart TV Show/Series Credits