The Super Globetrotters

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The Super Globetrotters
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Network NBC
Production company Hanna-Barbera Productions
Original release September 8December 1, 1979
Run time 30 minutes
Starring Scatman Crothers
Stu Gilliam
Buster Jones
Adam Wade
Johnny Williams
Frank Welker
Executive producer(s) Joseph Barbera
William Hanna
Producer(s) Art Scott
Alex Lovy
Music composed by Hoyt Curtin
Writer(s) Andy Heyward
Tom Dagenais
Rowby Goren
Robert M. London
Larry Parr
Director(s) Ray Patterson
Carl Urbano
Oscar Dufau
George Gordon
Art Scott (voices)
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The Super Globetrotters is an American action-comedy animated television series produced by Hanna-Barbera Productions for NBC's Saturday morning children's programming. It ran in 1979, airing 13 episodes that spanned one season; episodes 8 to 13 were paired with Godzilla for The Godzilla/Globetrotters Adventure Hour. It was a spin-off of Harlem Globetrotters, which aired on CBS from 1970 to 1971.

The entire series has been released on DVD.




The music was composed by Hoyt Curtin, with musical supervision from Paul DeKorte.


Episode Number Original air date
"The Super Globetrotters Versus Museum Man" 1x01 September 8, 1979
"The Super Globetrotters Versus Bwana Bob" 1x02 September 15, 1979
"The Super Globetrotters Versus the Facelift" 1x03 September 22, 1979
"The Super Globetrotters Versus Whaleman" 1x04 September 29, 1979
"The Super Globetrotters Versus Robo and the Globots" 1x05 October 6, 1979
"The Super Globetrotters Versus Tattoo Man" 1x06 October 13, 1979
"The Super Globetrotters Versus Movie Man" 1x07 October 20, 1979
"The Super Globetrotters Versus the Phantom Cowboy" 1x08 October 27, 1979
"The Super Globetrotters Versus the Time Lord" 1x09 November 3, 1979
"The Super Globetrotters Versus Transylvania Terrors" 1x10 November 10, 1979
"The Super Globetrotters Verus Bullmoose" 1x11 November 17, 1979
"The Super Globetrotters Versus Merlo the Magician" 1x12 November 24, 1979
"The Super Globetrotters Versus Attila the Hun" 1x13 December 1, 1979


Dates are in order of release: