Type
Scripted
Premiered
Sep. 08, 1973
Status
Canceled/Ended
Runtime
30 min.
Country
USA
Network
NBC TV Network

Top Contributors

Star Trek: The Animated Series tv show photo

Star Trek: The Animated Series

Sometimes known as TAS, Star Trek the Animated Series debuted on NBC, Sat. Sept. 8, 1973. This cartoon version of the Original Series by creator Gene Roddenberry featured almost all of the voices of the cast of that series. Many of the storylines are the same whilst others are brand new stories not previously shown in The Original Series.

Star Trek: The Animated Series - 02x06 The Counter-Clock Incident Screenshot
1 star2 star3 star4 star5 star
3.5/5 (2 votes)

Last Episode

02x06 The Counter-Clock Incident Aired: Oct. 12, 1974

Stardate: 6770.3 The Enterprise inadvertently locks a tractor beam on a ship diving into a nova. Then it finds itself pulled into …

Next Episode

Canceled/Ended
The show had 2 seasons and 22 episodes air between 1973 and 1974.

Latest Videos

More Videos

Show Update

+5 Likes

-
Space, the Final Frontier. These are the voyages of the Starship Enterprise. Its Five year mission to explore strange new worlds, to seek out new life and new civilizations.

To boldly go where no man has gone before!

> 4 years ago - Comment [0]

Series Fun Facts

More Trivia
  • When the animated Star Trek premiered on September 8, 1973, stations in Southern California ran a different first episode than that seen in the rest of the country: ("Star Trek" (1973)…
    [show]
    When the animated Star Trek premiered on September 8, 1973, stations in Southern California ran a different first episode than that seen in the rest of the country: ("Star Trek" (1973) {Yesteryear (#1.2)}. Actor George Takei (Sulu) was running for a local political office and area stations were afraid that running an episode ("Star Trek" (1973) {Beyond the Farthest Star (#1.1)}) in which Sulu appeared would require them to give "equal" air time to Takei's opponents under the "fairness" doctrine then enforced by the FCC. Instead, they ran the Yesteryear episode because Sulu did not appear in that one.
    [hide]
  • The "Star Trek Crews" from all the Star Trek series were ranked #2 in TV Guide's list of the "25 Greatest Sci-Fi Legends" (1 August 2004 issue).
  • Between Star Trek: The Original Series, Star Trek: The Animated Series (this series) and the six original series 'Star Trek' movies, the Season One episode "Star Trek" (1973) {The Slaver…
    [show]
    Between Star Trek: The Original Series, Star Trek: The Animated Series (this series) and the six original series 'Star Trek' movies, the Season One episode "Star Trek" (1973) {The Slaver Weapon (#1.14)} is the only time after his character was first introduced that William Shatner (Captain James Tiberius Kirk) does not appear. He also did not appear in "Star Trek" (1966) {The Cage (#1.0)}, the legendary original Trek pilot.
    [hide]
You are successfully logged out.
login
[close]

ShareTV Login

Username
Password
Enter the text in the image shown if you are human.
WARNING: after 2 more failed attempts you will be locked out
[close]

Create Account

Username
Password
Verify Password
EMAIL

Verification code (check your email for the verification code)

Verification code has been sent to the following email address:
If you didn't receive the verification code:

1. Check your bulk/spam folder.

2. Try to whitelist our email address (noreply@sharetv.org)

3. Resend verification email

If you mistyped your email address change it here
Create a free ShareTV account to make a personalized schedule of your favorite TV shows, keep track of what you've watched, earn points and more.
Verify your username and email to complete your Registration
Enter the text in the image shown if you are human.
WARNING: after 2 more failed attempts you will be locked out
[close]

Forgot Your Password?

EMAIL
Enter the email address you used to create the account and your password will be emailed to you.