Real Name: Andrew Clements
Identity/Class: Human mutate
Occupation: School pupil
Affiliations: Kirk Stevens (best friend), Dr.Benjamin Jeffcoate
Known Relatives: Erin Clements (younger sister), Stephanie Clements (mother)
Base of Operations: Briarwood, Canada
First Appearance: My Secret Identity Episode #"My Secret Identity" (CTV, 9th October 1988)
Powers/Abilities: Super speed, flight, invulnerability, superhuman strength. The last power was a late addition, gained through a second exposure to photon beams over a year after he was originally mutated. For a while Andrew had to use spray paint cans to propel him along while flying.
History: Teenager Andrew Clements accidentally gained superhuman powers after his neighbour, Dr.Benjamin Jeffcoate (a.k.a. Dr. J), unintentionally exposed him to a "photon beam" while conducting an experiment. A comics fan, he decides to become the superhero Ultraman, sharing his secret identity only with Dr. J.
Comments: Played by Jerry O'Connell. Dr.Jeffocoate was played by Derek McGrath.
Produced by Sunrise Films, Ltd, the Canadian-made show ran three seasons, to a total of seventy-two half-hour long episodes.
Thanks to Shaun Harris for informing me of this character.
CLARIFICATIONS: Not to be confused with
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