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M.A.N.T.I.S.

Dr. Miles Hawkins, a scientist/inventor who cannot walk, invented a shell in which he can walk and do various stunts. With the help from a few colleagues, The Doctor will be able to fight criminals that the police can't find.

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Last Episode

01x20 Spider in the Tower Aired: Mar. 03, 1995

The Men in Black return to destroy the M.A.N.T.I.S. and the Port Columbia's leaders using their latest weapon.

Next Episode

M.A.N.T.I.S. is Canceled/Ended
The show had 1 season and 23 episodes air between 1994 and 1995.

Series Info

Type:
Scripted
Premiered:
Aug. 26, 1994
Status:
Canceled/Ended
Runtime:
60 min.
Aired:
1994 - 1995
To-Date:
1 Season
23 Episodes
Network
FOX TV Network
Genre

Character Guide

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Series Fun Facts

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  • Although Sam Raimi and Sam Hamm are credited as executive producers, they were not directly involved with this series. Raimi and Hamm did not like the changes made by Fox after the original…
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    Although Sam Raimi and Sam Hamm are credited as executive producers, they were not directly involved with this series. Raimi and Hamm did not like the changes made by Fox after the original TV movie and did not want to be involved in the series.
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  • In the pilot, "M.A.N.T.I.S." stood for: Mechanically Augmented Neuro-transmitter Interception System. Otherwise known as the "exo-skeleton". But the network felt that the public would get…
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    In the pilot, "M.A.N.T.I.S." stood for: Mechanically Augmented Neuro-transmitter Interception System. Otherwise known as the "exo-skeleton". But the network felt that the public would get confused by this, and would always be asking themselves, "What's that suit called again?" So the actual series producers, Danny Bilson and Paul De Meo (who had previously done "The Flash") had one of the supporting characters in the first episode of the actual series run, upon seeing the title character in the suit for the first time, say "Wow, you know? It kinda looks like a Mantis!" thus removing the need for an acronymic title. The only mention of the acronym in the TV series is in the episode "M.A.N.T.I.S." (1994) {The Eyes Beyond (#1.13)}, where a computer display shows what M.A.N.T.I.S. stands for. However, in this graphic, the word "Integrated" is used instead of "Interception".
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  • Richard Roundtree and Paul Winfield are among the actors that auditioned for the part of John Stonebrake.
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