The Green Hornet debuted as a radio drama in January 1936. He is a masked hero, who pretends to be a criminal in order to infiltrate the cities underworld. The Green Hornet's alter ego, Britt Reid, a respectable member of community, is publisher of the Daily Sentinel newspaper. He is also the great-nephew of John Reid, the Lone Ranger.
The Green Hornet's primary tools are his gas-gun and an incredibly fast, gadget laden, car named the Black Beauty. They were invented by his partner and sidekick, Kato.
The Green Hornet was created by George Trendle an Fran Striker. 3d Model created by John Picha.