Young Black Jack is a prequel to Osamu Tezuka's classic series about a brilliant maverick doctor who practices without a license. Ōkuma and author Tabata launched the ongoing series in Young Champion in 2011. The prequel follows Black Jack when he was still a medical student in the 1960s.

Young Black Jack - Netflix

Type: Animation

Languages: Japanese

Status: Ended

Runtime: 25 minutes

Premier: 2015-10-02

Young Black Jack - Tom Ketchum - Netflix

Thomas E. Ketchum (October 31, 1863 – April 26, 1901), known as Black Jack, was a cowboy who later turned to a life of crime. He was executed in 1901 for attempted train robbery.

Young Black Jack - Media portrayals - Netflix

Western actor Jack Elam portrayed Ketchum in an episode of the 1954–55 syndicated television series Stories of the Century, tales of the American West starring and narrated by Jim Davis. Howard Duff played Ketchum in the 1957 American Western film, Blackjack Ketchum, Desperado. Rhodes Reason played Ketchum in a 1959 episode of the American Western television series Frontier Doctor.

Young Black Jack - References - Netflix