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Danger Island

1 9 6 7 – 1 9 6 9 (USA)

“Oh oh Chongo”

Originally broadcast in 1968 as a segment on the Banana Splits Adventure HourDanger Island featured the adventures of a group of explorers on a tropical island, as they are pursued by pirates, cannibals and assorted villains whilst searching for the lost city of Tobanya.

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A live-action segment filmed on location, it featured the shipwrecked Professor Irwin Hayden and his crew – including a young man named Michael Vincent, who would come to be known as teen idol Jan-Michael Vincent.

Many of the episodes were directed by Richard Donner, who would later helm the Lethal Weapon saga.

Prof. Irwin Hayden 
Frank Aletter
Leslie Hayden 

Ronnie Troup
Chongo 

Kim Kahana
Lincoln ‘Linc’ Simmons 

Jan-Michael Vincent
Elihu Morgan
Rockne Tarkington
Captain Mu-Tan 

Victor Eberg
Chu
Rodrigo Arrendondo