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Planet of the Apes (Live Action TV Series)

Planet of the Apes is an American science fiction television series that aired on CBS in 1974. The series stars Roddy McDowall, Ron Harper, James Naughton, Mark Lenard and Booth Colman. It is based on the 1968 Planet of the Apes film and its sequels.

After their spacecraft travels through a time warp, two astronauts from 1981 crash-land back on Earth in the year 3085 – a period when intelligent apes rule and humans have been reduced to servants or pets.