SOUTH AFRICA'S TV WEBSITE
SIGN IN SEARCH MENU
SOUTH AFRICA'S TV WEBSITE


The Six Million Dollar Man

Genres: Action/Adventure, Science Fiction

Rate:

8.8

Add to Show Favourites

Seasons


Season 2

The Six Million Dollar Man is an American science fiction television series created by Kenneth Johnson and based on the novel Cyborg by Martin Caidin, about a fictional cyborg working for the OSI (which was usually said to refer to the Office of Scientific Intelligence, but sometimes was called the Office of Scientific Investigation as well as the Office of Strategic Intelligence).

The series aired in the USA on ABC from 18 January, 1974 to 6 March, 1978. There are 112 hour-long episodes in five seasons (12 of the episodes were originally six made-for-TV movies, which were later divided in two and included as regular episodes in syndication).

The series originally aired in South Africa on TV2 in the early 1980s, on Saturday afternoons. It was broadcast in Afrikaans as Steve Austin: Die Man van Staal (translated literally as Steve Austin: The Man of Steel) and was simulcast in English on Radio 2000.

The Six Million Dollar Man premiered on TopTV's Fox Retro channel on Monday 3 May 2010, at 16h45. See "Seasons" below for seasonal broadcast dates and times.

Season 2 premiered on Fox Retro on Friday 28 May 2010, at 16h45. New episodes aired daily, on weekdays. There are 22 episodes in the second season.

Fox Repeats

(Five-episode blocks)

Sundays: 16h00, 23h30
Mondays: 07h45

Synopsis

Air Force Colonel Steve Austin, an astronaut who had walked on the moon, is almost fatally injured in a plane crash.

Many of his damaged parts are replaced by experimental bionic limbs, including his right arm, his left eye, and both legs. These bionics give him superpowers such as increased speed and strength and the ability to see long distances.

To pay the U.S. Government back the $6,000,000 it cost to rebuild him, Austin goes to work for the Office of Scientific Investigation as an agent, investigating foreign spies, mad scientists, bombers, space aliens and even Bigfoot.

Seasons

Note: these details are for the run of the show on Fox Retro only. Broadcast dates for the original run of the show on the SABC are not available.

Season 1 (19 episodes)

Premiere: 3 May 2010 | Finale: 27 May 2010 | Weekdays, 16h45

Season 2 (22 episodes)

Premiere: 28 May 2010 | Finale: 28 June 2010 | Weekdays, 16h45

Season 3 (22 episodes)

Premiere: 6 July 2010 | Finale: 9 August 2010 | Weekdays, 16h45

Season 4 (22 episodes)

Premiere: 30 September 2010 | Finale: 29 October 2010 | Weekdays, 16h45

Season 5 (21 episodes)

Premiere: 24 May 2011 | Finale: 21 June 2011 | Weekdays, 18h25


Season 2 Cast

as
Col. Steve Austin

as
Oscar Goldman

as
Dr. Rudy Wells

as
Angie Walker

as
Benno Reichert

as
Charlie Taylor

as
David Tate

as
Ed Jasper

as
Jaime Sommers

as
Marcus Grayson

as
Minonee

as
Mr. Schwartz

as
Peggy Callahan

as
Slayton

as
Ted Collins

as
Victoria Webster


LATEST ARTICLES

Imbewu Teasers - February 2022

Nkululeko attacks Khanyo in the church.


New on TV today: Thursday 20 January

Crime drama Whitstable Pearl starts on Universal and kykNET profiles tiny homes in Spasie.


Big Brother Mzansi 3: all your show times

Includes Shower Hour, with BIG Big Brother.


Generations: The Legacy Teasers - February 2022

Sphe feels like the new man in her life is too good to be true.


New on TV today: Wednesday 19 January

Odd doc The Wolfpack airs on S3 and delish competish The Globe begins on Food Network.


New! Dream Girl Teasers - January 2022

Introducing the first teasers for Star Life's new star struck series about an actress who wants to make it big in Bollywood.


The Estate on SABC1 Teasers - February 2022

Muzi and Lwandle make a harrowing discovery.


Days of Our Lives Teasers - February 2022

Xander is released and Ciara is kidnapped by an unexpected person.


Legacy on Me Teasers - February 2022

Willem spirals out of control. Will a man get between the sisters?


New on TV today: Tuesday 18 January

Curiosity uncovers Egypt's Unexplained Files and Nat Geo unpacks Hitler's American Battleground.

LATEST SITE ACTIVITY


More activity at TVSA Central



LATEST SOAPIE TEASERS



LATEST SOAPIE TEASERS





×
×

You browser doesn't have Flash, Silverlight, Gears, BrowserPlus or HTML5 support.