Title: G.I. Joe
Genre: Animation, Action & Adventure
First aired: 1983-09-12
Creator: Ron Friedman
Cast: Christopher Collins, Don Brown, Garry Chalk, Suzanne Errett-Balcom, Robert Remus, Ted Harrison, Maurice LaMarche, Morgan LoftingOverview: G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero is a half-hour American animated television series based on the successful toyline from Hasbro and the comic book series from Marvel Comics. The cartoon had its beginnings with two five-part mini-series in 1983 and 1984, then became a regular series that ran in syndication from 1985 to 1986. Ron Friedman created the G.I. Joe animated series for television, and wrote all four miniseries. The fourth mini-series was intended to be a feature film, but due to production difficulties was released as a television mini-series.