The green hornet a masked fictional crime fighter was originally created by Fran striker in the 1930s. the green hornet is Britt Reid a newspaper publisher by day who by night goes out in his masked green hornet identify crime as a vigilante accompanied by his similarly masked Asian manservant kato and driving car equipped with advanced technology called black beauty. 1. give em enough rope 2. programmed for death 3. crime wave 4. the frog is a deadly weapon 5. eat drink and be dead 6. beautiful dreamer 1 7. beautiful dreamer 2. Mid 1960s TV series featuring Van Williams and introducing; soon to be star; Bruce Lee as secret crime fighters. Based on a popular comic book series and featued a gadget filled car.