The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles is an American television series that aired on ABC from 04 March 1992 to 24 July 1993.
Filming took place in various locations around the world, with “Old Indy” bookend segments filmed in Wilmington, North Carolina and on the campus of the University of North Carolina at Wilmington.
The series was an Amblin Television/Lucasfilm production in association with Paramount Network Television.
The series explores the childhood and youth of the fictional character Indiana Jones and primarily stars Sean Patrick Flanery and Corey Carrier as the title character, with George Hall playing an elderly version of Jones for the bookends of most episodes, though Harrison Ford bookended one episode.
Four television films aired on The Family Channel from 1994 to 1996. No “Old Indy” bookend segments were filmed for the television films, although Sean Patrick Flanery bookended Young Indiana Jones: Travels with Father.
Indy becomes an aerial photographer at Lafayette Escadrille but is captured by the Red Baron. He then is sent into Germany on a spy mission to try and convince Anthony Fokker to defect to the French side of the war.
Indiana Jones Series
You can find a full index and overview of the Indiana Jones franchise here.
You can find a full index and overview of The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles here.
Production & Filming Details
- Director(s): Ben Burtt.
- Writer(s): Matthew Jacobs, Rosemary Anne Sission, and Ben Burtt.
- Release Date: 08 October 1995.
- Running Time: 60 minutes.
- Rating: TV-G.
- Country: US.
- Language: English.