An acronym for "Mobile Armored Strike Kommand," this expansive series
revolved around millionaire Matt Trakker [Doug Stone], investigator
of his wife's untimely death, and pioneer of an elite special force
of working adults known as M.A.S.K., composed of his friends Alex
Sector [Brendan McKane] - zoologist, Bruce Sato [Doug Stone] - mechanical
engineer, Dusty Hayes [Doug Stone] - stuntman, Hondo MacLean [Doug
Stone] - weapon specialist, "Ace" Riker [Mark Halloran] - pilot,
Gloria Baker [Sharon Noble] racecar driver, Buddy "Clutch" Hawkes
[Mark Halloran] - undercover operations, Boris "The Czar" Bushkin
[Doug Stone] - an enemy turned friend, Calhoun Burns [Graeme McKenna]
- construction and demolitions, Julio Lopez [Graeme McKenna] - doctor,
Ali Bombay [Brian George] and Nevada "Chief" Rushmore [Brendan McKane].
Additionally, Matt's adopted son, Scott [Brennan Thicke] was a regular
on the show, with his personally-built robot companion and scooter
T-Bob [voiced by Graeme McKenna].
fought enemy boss Miles Mayhem [Brendan McKane] and his crime syndicate
organization V.E.N.O.M. [the Vicious Evil Network of Maymem]: Maximus
Mayhem [Doug Stone] - Miles' twin brother, Bruno "Mad Dog"
Shepard [Doug Stone] - henchman, Cliff Dagger [Mark Halloran] -
demolitions, the sinister "Sly" Rax [Mark Holloran], Nash
"Goon" Gorey [Doug Stone], biker Floyd "Birdman"
Malloy [Brendan McKane], Vanessa Warfield [Sharon Noble] - spy,
and Lester "The Lizard" Sludge [Brian George].
characters from both M.A.S.K. and V.E.N.O.M. were uniquely fitted
with high-tech masks that enabled them each one special ability
- such as enhanced vision, creation of holograms, invisibility,
laser weaponry, and other defensive/offensive actions.