Thermoman is a multiple-powered superhero who originates from the planet Ultron. In an attempt to do his best to fit in with life on earth, he creates the human alias of George Sunday.

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Series cast summary:
Emily Joyce ...  Janet Dawkins 52 episodes, 2000-2006
Geraldine McNulty Geraldine McNulty ...  Mrs. Raven 51 episodes, 2000-2006
Hugh Dennis ...  Dr. Piers Crispin 51 episodes, 2000-2006
Lill Roughley Lill Roughley ...  Ella Dawkins 51 episodes, 2000-2006
Philip Whitchurch ...  Tyler 51 episodes, 2000-2006
Lou Hirsch Lou Hirsch ...  Arnie 50 episodes, 2000-2006
Tim Wylton ...  Stanley Dawkins 48 episodes, 2000-2006
Ardal O'Hanlon ...  George Sunday / ... 45 episodes, 2000-2006
Finlay Stroud Finlay Stroud ...  Ollie Sunday 38 episodes, 2002-2006
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Thermoman is a multiple-powered superhero who originates from the planet Ultron. In an attempt to do his best to fit in with life on earth, he creates the human alias of George Sunday.

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UK

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English

Release Date:

4 February 2000 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Mój bohater See more »

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Big Bear Films See more »
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Stereo

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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When James Dreyfus took over of George from Ardal O'Hanlon which George loses his human identity in a game of poker, which O'Hanlon changes into Dreyfus had proved unpopular with viewers, causing the ratings to fall to 3-4 million, resulting in it's cancellation in September 2006. See more »

Quotes

[repeated line]
Piers: I am always here.
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Featured in The Funny Ladies of British Comedy (2004) See more »

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Great Show
11 February 2004 | by bridget-13See all my reviews

The best comedy shows are where the actors all seem to have fun working together, and you get that feeling about My Hero. It's really good fun. This is only a knock-off of Superman, or Lois and Clark, in that the basic idea of a super hero is the same. There the similarities end. Ardal O'Hanlan is superb with his dead-pan delivery, and is ably backed up by the rest of the regular cast, which includes a completely insane neighbor whose world is sanely comprehensible, an ego-centric doctor, enough said, and the receptionist at the doctor's office, whom we have all met in one role or another. Back this up with a foil to them in the hero's long-suffering girlfriend, and you have a combination which is hard to beat. I love the clever writing and snappy dialog. A Great Show.


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