1994, Action, Adventure
A paraplegic develops a suit which gives him the ability to fight crime.

Episode Guide

  • M.A.N.T.I.S. - Ghost of the Ice (Season 1 Episode 22)
    Season 1 Episode 22:

    Ghost of the Ice

    After the Chrysalid crashes in a mountain meadow, an invisible creature stalks survivors Hawkins and Stonebrake.

  • M.A.N.T.I.S. - Ancestral Evil (Season 1 Episode 21)
    Season 1 Episode 21:

    Ancestral Evil

    Stonebrake needs help from the MANTIS when he brings to life an ancient ancestor who goes on a killing spree through Port Columbia.

  • M.A.N.T.I.S. - Spider in the Tower (Season 1 Episode 20)
    Season 1 Episode 20:

    Spider in the Tower

    The MANTIS (Carl Lumbly) strikes back when Ruell the Spider (Mark Sheppard) is positioned to attack Port Columbia. Guest star: Robert Hooks.

  • M.A.N.T.I.S. - Fast Forward (Season 1 Episode 19)
    Season 1 Episode 19:

    Fast Forward

    After a freak accident leaves him invisible and his wife dead, a man sets out to destroy Port Columbia.

  • M.A.N.T.I.S. - The Delusionist (Season 1 Episode 18)
    Season 1 Episode 18:

    The Delusionist

    Hawkins and Stonebrake have to figure out a way to reverse the effects of a magician using chemical hypnosis to control people's minds.

  • M.A.N.T.I.S. - Switches (Season 1 Episode 17)
    Season 1 Episode 17:


    A mysterious presence appears in Port Columbia's electrical system after an electronics professor is executed for murder.

  • M.A.N.T.I.S. - Progenitor (Season 1 Episode 16)
    Season 1 Episode 16:


    A criminal mastermind kidnaps and clones Hawkins (Carl Lumbly) to infiltrate his facility and obtain research on a past project.

  • M.A.N.T.I.S. - The Sea Wasp (Season 1 Episode 15)
    Season 1 Episode 15:

    The Sea Wasp

    Hawkins (Carl Lumbly) falls for a marine biologist (Cec Verrell) suspected in the deaths of two colleagues.

  • M.A.N.T.I.S. - Faces in the Mask (Season 1 Episode 14)
    Season 1 Episode 14:

    Faces in the Mask

    The MANTIS tries to track down a killer after many founding members of the Micropower Corporation unexpectedly die.

  • M.A.N.T.I.S. - The Eyes Beyond (Season 1 Episode 13)
    Season 1 Episode 13:

    The Eyes Beyond

    Accidentally transported into the future, Mantis must save Stonebrake, Maxwell and Savidge (Roger Rees, Galyn Gorg, Christopher Gartin) from an evil government.

  • M.A.N.T.I.S. - Through the Dark Circle (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:

    Through the Dark Circle

    Extraterrestrial criminals intent on taking over the city kidnap Savidge, Stonebrake and Maxwell (Christopher Gartin, Roger Rees, Galyn Gorg).

  • M.A.N.T.I.S. - Revelations (Season 1 Episode 11)
    Season 1 Episode 11:


    A corrupt police chief has his officers pursue the wounded Mantis.

  • M.A.N.T.I.S. - Thou Shalt Not Kill (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    Thou Shalt Not Kill

    Hawkins (Carl Lumbly), who learned his shooting was not accidental, wages a war against those who disabled him.

  • M.A.N.T.I.S. - Fire in the Heart (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    Fire in the Heart

    The MANTIS searches for an arsonist after several of Port Columbia's local businesses mysteriously burn.

  • M.A.N.T.I.S. - To Prey in Darkness (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    To Prey in Darkness

    The MANTIS becomes the prime target of a sophisticated group of criminals after he unknowingly foils their plan.

  • M.A.N.T.I.S. - The Black Dragon (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    The Black Dragon

    Port Columbia's financial security is threatened, and the MANTIS must use his high-tech superpowers against the highly trained and dangerous warriors of the Yakusa.

  • M.A.N.T.I.S. - Gloves Off (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Gloves Off

    Mantis rescues a boxer from a potentially deadly match.

  • M.A.N.T.I.S. - Soldier of Misfortune (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Soldier of Misfortune

    Hawkins (Carl Lumbly) recognizes the murders of citizens by a fighting machine as the work of an ex-colleague.

  • M.A.N.T.I.S. - Cease Fire (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Cease Fire

    As the MANTIS becomes reacquainted with his former girlfriend, Miriam Basuto, he discovers she is the target of an international assassin.

  • M.A.N.T.I.S. - Days of Rage (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    Days of Rage

    When young students begin terrorizing Port Columbia, the MANTIS must stop the group from continuing in an experimental drug program.

  • M.A.N.T.I.S. - Tango Blue (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    Tango Blue

    Hawkins (Carl Lumbly) starts a weapons turn-in program, only to have the weapons stolen by a band of pirates.

  • M.A.N.T.I.S. - First Steps (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    First Steps

    Dr. Miles Hawkins must stop an evil crime lord who has stolen a deadly virus and plans on selling it to North Korea.

  • M.A.N.T.I.S. - Pilot (Pilot)


    A scientist in a wheelchair turns superhero crime-fighter with his high-tech power harness.

  • M.A.N.T.I.S. - Inside Out (Episode 13)
    Episode 13:

    Inside Out

    The MANTIS (Carl Lumbly) must run or be captured in a manhunt by the Port Columbia police after Chief Warren dies. With Roger Rees and Christopher Gartin.