Hurricanes (ITV, 1993-1997)
Hurricanes was an animated series produced by DIC Entertainment. It remains most popular in its native
UK, despite being syndicated within the UK, Australia,
Chile, Brazil, Italy, Spain, Canada and in the U.S. Hurricanes debuted September 12, 1993 and ran until January 1, 1997. A total of 65 episodes were produced over 5 seasons.
Hurricanes focused on a fictional football team. Amanda Carey (voiced by Chiara Zanni) inherited the team after her father disappeared, at the tender age of 16. Jock Stone (Stuart Hepburn) is the Scottish head coach. The Hurricanes often battled against a renegade football club, The Gorgons, who were managed by Stravros Garkos (Jay Brazeau).