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Alexander the Great is an ABC Kids drama pilot starring William Shatner & Adam West, produced by Phil Carlson.

The pilot aired on January 26, 1968, but was not picked up by the network as a series.


Set in 33 B.C., the series was supposed to be based on stories from the bible, telling the story of the historic battle of Issus in which Alexander's Greek forces met the opposing Persian army.


  • William Shatner as Alexander
  • John Cassavetes as General Karanos
  • Joseph Cotten as General Antigonus
  • Simon Oakland as Attalos
  • Cliff Osmond as General Memnon
  • Ziva Rodann as Ada
  • Adam West as Cleander