Max Headroom: 23 minutes into the future, the world has become imbued network-television. Its illegal to turn off your tv, and televisions are given to the needy. In this world, Network 23 has a highly-rated news program with a roving reporter named Edison Carter. But Carter gets caught in an experiment to create a computer-generated personality, and Max Headroom is born. Together, Max and Edison, along with Edisons controller (Theora), their boss (Murray), their boss boss (Ben Cheviot), and Network 23s boy-genius (Bryce) combat crime, placate sponsors, defeat rival networks, and turn in stories. 14 episodes.