Hercules, aided by his best friend Iolaus, goes on many adventures helping people and slaying mythical monsters using his half-god strength.
Last Episode06x08 Full Circle Aired: Nov. 27, 1999
Evander has the power to create anything he wants just by thinking it. Zeus decides to use this power to free Hera so that they can make up. …
Series Fun Facts
- Goof (errors made by characters, possibly deliberate errors by the filmmakers): Aphrodite refers to Hercules as both "older brother" and "younger brother" several times throughout the series.
- The character of Xena was inspired by Brigitte Lin's character from Bai fa mo nu zhuan, and was meant to have a character arc lasting three episodes ending with her death. However producers…
[show]The character of Xena was inspired by Brigitte Lin's character from Bai fa mo nu zhuan, and was meant to have a character arc lasting three episodes ending with her death. However producers looked ahead to a possible spin-off and decided to spare her. The three part arc on Hercules was so successful with viewers and ratings that studio execs gave the go-ahead for the Xena spin-off.
- Before being cast as Iolaus, Michael Hurst was a well known Shakespearean stage actor. Hurst found the role quite comfortable as he specialized as Shakespearean fools.