He acessed 63 lb, albeit teenager structure courtroom proceedings not really prepared to take men and women in addition to advertisers: They have one son, Jack, who takes the ape name Korak "the Killer". He has wrestled full grown bull apes and gorillas , lions , rhinos , crocodiles , pythons , sharks , tigers , man-size seahorses once and even dinosaurs when he visited Pellucidar. There were also several serials and features that competed with the main franchise, including Tarzan the Fearless starring Buster Crabbe and The New Adventures of Tarzan starring Herman Brix. It was the only Tarzan film project for which Edgar Rice Burroughs was personally involved in the production. Skills and abilities[ edit ] Tarzan's jungle upbringing gives him abilities far beyond those of ordinary humans. In addition, Farmer's A Feast Unknown , and its two sequels Lord of the Trees and The Mad Goblin , are pastiches of the Tarzan and Doc Savage stories, with the premise that they tell the story of the real characters the fictional characters are based upon. In the first book Tarzan Of The Apes it's implied that Tarzan was born early in and the arrival of Jane is said to have occurred in which would make him 20 years old. One could make an equal argument that when it came to blacks that Burroughs was simply depicting unwholesome characters as unwholesome and the good ones in a better light as in Chapter 6 of Tarzan and the Jewels of Opar where Burroughs writes of Mugambi, " The Tarzan books and movies employ extensive stereotyping to a degree common in the times in which they were written. Mowgli was also an influence for a number of other "wild boy" characters. Starting with Tarzan the Ape Man in through twelve films until , the franchise was anchored by former Olympic swimmer Johnny Weissmuller in the title role.