Michael Knight and his trusty talking car are back. This week, El Rey Network announced David Hasselhoff will host a marathon of Knight Rider this Sunday.
Created by Glen A. Larson, the action series starred Hasselhoff as Michael Knight, a crime fighter aided by his artificially intelligent supercar KITT. The cast also included Edward Mulhare, Patricia McPherson, and William Daniels as the voice of KITT. The NBC series ran for four seasons before ending in 1986.
In honor of his birthday, Hasselhoff will host the 10-hour marathon starting this Sunday, July 17th, at 10 a.m. ET.
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Celebrate the birth of one of TV’s greatest legends in his iconic role as Michael Knight. Knight, played by David Hasselhoff, will be crime-fighting the forces of evil with his artificially intelligent supercar KITT in a 10-hour marathon airing on Hasselhoff’s birthday, Sunday, June 17th from 10AM ET to 8PM ET on El Rey Network. The marathon will feature all four season premiere double features, including fan favorite episode, “Goliath,” in which Hasselhoff also plays Michael Knight’s evil twin Garthe.
“Knight Rider” also airs on weekday afternoons on El Rey Network.”
What do you think? Are you a fan of Knight Rider? Will you tune in to the marathon?