Todd McFarlane’s Spawn, also known as Spawn: The Animated Series, is an American noir adult animated television series which aired on HBO from 1997 through 1999.
After being betrayed and murdered by his employer, a government trained assassin named, Al Simmons, is resurrected as a Hellspawn and is forced to become the reluctant leader of Hell’s army.
Part of the Spawn franchise.
Al Simmons returns from the grave, lost and bewildered at how his wife Wanda is now married to his best friend Terry Fitzgerald. He is followed by an evil demon in the form of a clown, called the Violator, who reveals that Al has been dead for five years and is now a Hellspawn. Meanwhile, Jason Wynn and Tony Twist are trying to figure out how to move out their illegal arms.
You can find a full index and overview of the Spawn franchise here.
You can find a full index and overview of the Spawn animated series here.
Production & Filming Details
- Release Date: 16 May 1997.
- Running Time: 30 minutes (per episode).
- Rating: TV-MA.
- Country: US.
- Language: English.