The old superheroes on the TV screen


The old superheroes on the TV screen


There were several fascinating foreign series on the TV screens of the eighties and nineties. And several superheroes acted in it. And we think those superheroes are still alive today. Today’s discussion about them.


Today’s topic of discussion…….

1.Macgyver

2.Hercules

3.Sinbad

4.The X Files

5.The Thief of Baghdad

6.The Sword of Tipu Sultan

7.Alif Laila and Akbar the Great

8.The more popular ones


★1.MacGyver


MacGyver was known as the most popular series of childhood. The American action and adventure series aired in 1985. 

However, BTV started broadcasting in English in 1992-93. It stars Richard Dean Anderson as McGuire. He has acted till 2013. The 61-year-old actor is currently on retirement.


★2.Hercules


This American TV series is based on the Greek mythological character Hercules. It was launched in 1994 in the United States. And it was shown in Bangladesh in 1995-1996. Hercules is played by American actor Kevin Serbo in this series. This superhero Hercules is now 62 years old.


★3.Sinbad


Another popular TV series aired on BTV was The Adventures of Sinbad. It was a Canadian adventurer-fantasy TV series. It is made up mainly of Arabian Nights stories and several different stories. The series began airing on BTV in 1999. In it, Jane Brand Jessner has played the role of sailor Sinbad.


★4.The X Files


The American horror and mystery science fiction drama ‘The X Files’. The two main characters in the series are FBI agents Fox Molder and Dana Scully. Fox Molder is played by David Dukvoni and Dana Scully is played by Jillian Anderson. David Dukvoni is now 60 years old. He is busy writing. And 52-year-old Jillian Anderson is busy with acting.


★5.The Thief of Baghdad


Popular Indian TV series ‘The Thief of Baghdad’. Naren Rojha is the main character in this fantasy-adventure series based on Arabian Nights. He later pursued a career in film. His notable films are Hamari Adhuri Kahani, Haider, Rais, Mohenjodaro, Race Three etc. He died of a heart attack on March 14, 2018 at the age of 54.


 ★6.The Sword of Tipu Sultan


The Sword of Tipu Sultan is another popular Hindi series. It is dubbed in Bengali and shown on BTV. Sanjay Khan has played the role of Tipu Sultan in this historical series. At present, 80-year-old Sanjay Khan is suffering from various geriatric diseases.


★7.Alif Laila and Akbar the Great


Two popular Indian TV series Alif Laila and Akbar the Great. Numerous actors have acted in these two series. Alif Laila with a thousand nights. One by one the night is made up of startling stories. Akbar The Great stars Akbar Khan, Shikha Rai, Bikrant Chaturvedi, Shahid Khan, Ghazal, Arvind Bahmi, Pooja Acharya, Shoaib Khan, Pooja Ghai, Ishtiaq Khan, Sharmili Raj, Sushma Seth, Colonel Kapoor, Nawab Shah and Shiv Rohira.


★8.The more popular ones


Many more popular TV series, which carry memories from childhood. These include Tarzan, Mysterious Island, Team Knight Nider, Small Wonder, Spell Binder, Dark Justice, The A Team, RoboCop, Perfect Stangers, Dynasty, The Wizard, The Three Stooges, The Girl From Tomorrow, The Fall.  Bin, Asin, The Six Million Dollarman, etc.

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