Captain Simian and the Space Monkeys was an American animated television series. The show premiered on September 7, 1996 and ended after 26 episodes on June 21, 1997. This show was produced by Monkeyshine Productions and distributed by Bohbot Entertainment and aired as part of a syndicated animation block known as BKN.
The show included many references and parodies of science fiction films and TV shows, such as Plan Ape from Outer Space. One episode had a creature hatching from an egg and having it stalk the crew in a manner similar to Alien. Captain Simian and his enemy Nebula were voiced by Jerry Doyle and Michael Dorn who had played the security officers in the TV sci-fi shows Babylon 5 and Star Trek: The Next Generation respectively.