The Greatest American Hero

Season 3 Episode 8

Space Ranger

Aired Wednesday 8:00 PM Jan 27, 1983 on ABC



  • Trivia

  • Quotes

  • Notes

    • In this episode, Tony Villicana (Michael Paré) is replaced by Joey (Paul Carafotes), Rhonda Blake (Faye Grant) is replaced by Tammy (Deborah Mays) and Cyler (Jesse D. Goins) by Milton (Benny Medina). Only Rodriquez (Don Cervantes) remains from Ralph's original students.

      Paul Carafotes (Joey) would later go on to play the lead in the TV show 'Seven Days'.

    • This episode features Billy Zabka as a GEEK, in his first television appearance. Billy Zabka is best known for his role as the bully bad guy in The Karate Kid.

  • Allusions

    • Ya got Trouble
      At one point in the episode, Ralph says "You got trouble, right here in Rivercity", which is taken from the lyrics of the song "Ya got Trouble" from the musical, The Music Man.