The Amazing Spider-Man

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The Amazing Spider-Man
Premiere pilot:
September 14, 1977
April 5, 1978
Finale July 6, 1979
Based on characters created by
Stan Lee and
Steve Ditko
Network CBS
Style 60 minute superhero action
Company Charles Fries Productions,
Dan Goodman Productions,
Danchuk Productions
Seasons 2
Episodes 13 + pilot
Origin USA

The Amazing Spider-Man is an superhero action program that aired on CBS. It was the first, and only American, live action series based on the Marvel Comics character Spider-Man (not including the Spidey Super Stories from The Electric Company as those were just segments).



Actor Character Duration
Main Cast
Nicholas Hammond Peter Parker / Spider-Man 1 2
Michael Pataki Captain Barbera 1 2
Robert F. Simon J. Jonah Jameson 1 2
Chip Fields Rita 1 2
Irene Tedrow Aunt May 1 2
Ellen Bry Julie Masters 2

Pilot Film

Title Network Airdate
Spider-Man CBS September 14, 1977


Season  Premiere Finale #
Season One April 5, 1978 May 3, 1978 5
Season Two September 5, 1978 July 6, 1979 8


DVD Releases

There has not been a DVD release for this show.

External Sites

The Spider-Man Franchise
Animated TV Shows

Spider-Man (1967)Spider-WomanSpider-Man (1981)Spider-Man and His Amazing FriendsSpider-Man: The Animated SeriesSpider-Man UnlimitedSpider-Man: The New Animated SeriesThe Spectacular Spider-ManUltimate Spider-ManMarvel's Spider-ManMarvel's Spidey and His Amazing Friends

Live Action TV Shows

The Electric Company (Spidey Super Stories segments) • The Amazing Spider-ManSupaidā-Man