Can you find the ONE Saturday morning TV show from the 1970s that was live-action?

How many guesses did you need?

Oh, how we'd love to go back to the 1970s, if at least for Saturday mornings. Sitting on cozy shag carpeting or swallowed up in a bean bag, watching television with a huge bowl of Fruit Brute.

There were dozens of quirky, quality cartoons. In what other decade could you find a show called The Skatebirds? Of course, there were loads of strange live-action series for kids, too, filled with talking hats, sea monsters and superheroes. 

Think you can remember what was animated and what was live-action? Try to sniff out the ONE show below that was NOT a cartoon. How many guesses did it take you?
  1. Find the ONE television series from Saturday mornings that was NOT a cartoon!

Can you find the ONE Saturday morning TV show from the 1970s that was live-action?

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scp 7 months ago
Wasn't Space Academy a spin off of Jason of Star Command?
AnnieM 7 months ago
I was a kid who watched 'Space Academy', so I got it right. However, they should have left the Harlem Globetrotters off this list then, as they also had a live-action Saturday morning show, 'The Harlem Globetrotters Popcorn Machine'.
VaughnBaskin 7 months ago
Unbelivable! I Knew that Space Academy was a live action, because of Filmation!
CaptainDunsel 7 months ago
Pegged it the first try. The other two I considered for a moment were "Space Sentinels", which just didn't *sound* right, and "Mission: Magic", which I thought might possibly have been inspired by Bill Bixby's "The Magician". But "Space Academy" sounded like something they could have done live-action with young people (it was Saturday morning, after all), limited sets and controlled effects budgets.
rycki1138 14 months ago
Got it first try. I watched Jason of Star Command, Space Academy and Ark II as a kid and own all three on DVD now.
Runeshaper 22 months ago
You picked the correct show!
Like Jason of Star Command and Ark II, Space Academy was a live-action science-fiction show! The 1977 series also happened to feature Jonathan Harris from Lost in Space!
SheriHeffner 28 months ago
I knew the answer because I had a mad crush on Ric Carrot
EllisClevenger 28 months ago
You picked the correct show!
Like Jason of Star Command and Ark II, Space Academy was a live-action science-fiction show! The 1977 series also happened to feature Jonathan Harris from Lost in Space!
Kenson 29 months ago
First shot. Process of elimination and then a lucky guess. More of a 60s cartoon guy.
MrsP58 29 months ago
I did NOT pick Fred and Barney. They weren't even on the list. I picked Emergency + 4.
leebillyold 29 months ago
Not like these answering questions to pick one answer out of 30. 😑 👨 👧
MrsPhilHarris 29 months ago
I picked Emergency +4 and it said I picked Fred & Barney Meet The Thing.
Bret 29 months ago

You picked the correct show!
Like Jason of Star Command and Ark II, Space Academy was a live-action science-fiction show! The 1977 series also happened to feature Jonathan Harris from Lost in Space!
ETristanBooth Bret 29 months ago
I got it right as well, even though I've never seen it, because I happened to know that Pamelyn Ferdin was in it.
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