The Greatest American Hero1981 | TV Show

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Superhero spoof about an inept crimefighter with superpowers given to him by aliens. Trouble is, he lost the instruction manual. The show wasn't a hit, but the theme song, `The Greatest American Hero (Believe It or Not),' was. Stephen J. Cannell (`The A-Te (more…)

Premiered: March 18, 1981

Rating: TV-PG

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Season 1, Episode 9 The Best Desk Scenario

First Aired: May 13, 1981

Bill decides to quit the FBI after one last venture: rescuing Pam (Connie Sellecca) from the clutches of the mob. Clarence: Eugene Peterson. Ralph: William Katt. Palmer: Duncan Regehr. Principal: Michael Ensign. Genesta: Tom Pletts. Svenson: Rod Colbin.

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May 6, 1981

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