The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles
The now legendary, almost mythical character of Indiana Jones once had a childhood. Every episode starts out with the elderly man that he is in the 1990's getting into a specific situation where he has to tell a story from his past. The stories go back to when he was ten years old and on a world tour with his father, and to his late-teens when he fought in World War I.
Last Episode03x08 Travels with Father, Athens 1910 (2) Aired: Jun. 16, 1996
With his mother away and his teacher ill in bed, Indy takes a reluctant weekend trip to Athens with his father in search of philosophical answers …
Series Fun Facts
- One episode, depicting the charge at Beersheba during the First World War, features footage from The Lighthorsemen (1987).
- In the episode, "The Curse of the Jackal", the old Indy reveals when and where he was born: 1 July 1899 in New Jersey.
- Stephen Dorff was offered the role of Indiana Jones.