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.
Spawn befriends a vampire named Lilly, but when she attacks him and reveals that she was sent by Heaven to kill him, he wastes no time in frying her with sunlight. Lisa Wu, now revealed to Spawn as Jade – a hunter also sent by Heaven to kill Hellspawn – allows him to re-heal himself after his fight with Lilly.
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: 26 May 1999.
- Running Time: 30 minutes (per episode).
- Rating: TV-MA.
- Country: US.
- Language: English.