The Legend of Tarzan is an American animated television series created by The Walt Disney Company in 2001, based on the Tarzan character created by Edgar Rice Burroughs. The series aired on ABC from July 13 to September 7, 2002 as part of its "Disney's One Saturday Morning" lineup. It was initially meant as first original series though ultimately shunted to UPN's "Disney's One Too" lineup. The Legend of Tarzan picks up where the 1999 feature film left off, with the title character adjusting to his new role as leader of the apes following Kerchak's death, and Jane adjusting to life in the jungle.

Rounding out the cast are Jane's father, Professor Archimedes Q. Porter; Tantor, the germophobic elephant; and Terk, a wisecracking female gorilla and Tarzan's old wrestling buddy.

  1. Edgar Rice Burroughs


Series Cast

  1. Michael T. Weiss

    Michael T. Weiss

    39 Episodes

  2. Olivia d'Abo

    Olivia d'Abo

    39 Episodes

  3. Jim Cummings

    Jim Cummings

    39 Episodes

  4. Nicollette Sheridan

    Nicollette Sheridan


    39 Episodes

  5. Rene Auberjonois

    Rene Auberjonois

    15 Episodes

Full Cast & Crew

Last Season

Season 2

2003 | 3 Episodes

Season 2 of The Legend of Tarzan premiered on February 3, 2003.

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The Legend of Tarzan
The Legend of Tarzan



Status Ended


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  • TV-Y7


    This program is designed for children age 7 and above.

Type Scripted

Original Language English

Runtime 30m



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