ME TARZAN... Published: February 8, 1989 12:00 am + Leave a comment Former volleyball player Joe Lara holds Max, his chimpanzee sidekick in the CBS-TV movie "Tarzan in Manhattan." Lara is the 18th Tarzan in films or television since 1918. Add a comment Like that? Read this. Sports June 22, 2018 Are you a BYU Football trivia expert?