Many different spellings (see above) respell the term so as not to include man.
Handsome Simon MacCorkindale was Jonathan Chase, a professor at New York College who taught animal behavioral sciences. This fit effectively with the special power that Chase had, the flexibility to transform into any animal at will. Chase used his particular capacity to combat crime and just a few folks knew about his talent, Ty Earle (Michael D. Roberts) a good friend with whom Chase served in Vietnam and pretty police detective, Brooke McKenzie (Melody Anderson), who usually teamed up with Chase to unravel crimes.
Emmy award winning actor Dick Van Dyke came again to episodic TELEVISION along with his sequence Van Dyke and Company which was actually a range sequence (which seemed to be all the fad within the 70’s) that included singing, dancing and naturally, comedy sketches. The present lasted for just 12 episodes and was up in opposition to some already effectively established and common reveals like The Waltons on CBS , Welcome Back Kotter and Barney Miller on ABC.
Inspired by a TV film, this collection was very short lived and was TV’s try on the blaxploitation genre that seemed so in style for big screen movies. It’s also significant because it is the first prime time present that had a black female in a lead role. The collection also starred the lovely Randi Brooks, Tim Dunigan, Clive Revill and Walter Olkewicz.
While diving on one mission, Sam was contaminated with radiation from an underwater explosion which rendered him invisible. It was only via the dedicated scientists at INTERSECT that Sam was in a position to turn visible again, using a particular watch they created. By turning the watch off, Sam could go invisible but when he stayed that method for greater than quarter-hour in any 24 hour interval, he would die.