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
- Although they are in no episodes together, Daniel Craig and Jeffery Wright both appeared in Casino Royale (2006) years later as James Bond and Felix Leiter
- Lloyd Owen who plays Indy's father is in fact one year younger than Sean Patrick Flannery.
- River Phoenix, who played Young Indy in "Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade", was offered the title role, but turned it down, since he didn't want to return to television.