The Love Boat (1977–1987)
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Farnsworth's Fling/Three in a Bed/I Remember Helen/Merrill, Melanie & Melanesia/Gopher Farnsworth Smith: Part 1 

The crew is in Australia to work on one of the cruise line's ships based there. And a wealthy man named Farnsworth (Lloyd Bridges) has decided to invite his whole family for a reunion. But,... See full summary »

Director:

Richard Kinon

Writers:

Art Baer, Wilford Lloyd Baumes (developed by) (as W.L. Baumes) | 5 more credits »
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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Gavin MacLeod ... Captain Merrill Stubing
Bernie Kopell ... Doctor Adam Bricker
Fred Grandy ... Ship's Purser 'Gopher' Smith
Ted Lange ... Bartender Isaac Washington
Jill Whelan ... Vicki Stubing
Lauren Tewes ... Cruise Director Julie McCoy
Alan Fletcher ... Martin Blake
Brendon Lunney Brendon Lunney ... David Selkirk
Elizabeth The Koala Elizabeth The Koala ... Self
Russell Newman Russell Newman ... Frank Farnsworth
Anthony Andrews ... Tony Selkirk (archive footage)
Linda Evans ... Jessica Halberson
Morgan Fairchild ... Jenny Boyer
Grant Goodeve ... Bud Boyer
Beth Howland ... Eloise Farnsworth
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The crew is in Australia to work on one of the cruise line's ships based there. And a wealthy man named Farnsworth (Lloyd Bridges) has decided to invite his whole family for a reunion. But, in actuality, he wants to see who, among them, he should keep in his will. And among them is his niece, Marcia (Jessica Walters), who is not exactly fond of him, because she believes that, because of him, her father became penniless. And she brings along a friend, Jessica (Linda Evans), who has a knack of getting wealthy men to marry her, for the purpose of getting him to marry her, so that she could get what Marcia thinks she deserves. And he asks his niece, Jenny (Morgan Fairchild), and her husband, Bud (Grant Goodeve), to come but they're divorced so they have to pretend that they're still married. But after her fiancé (Alan Fletcher) calls, he comes aboard and refuses to leave and, when he's told there are no more cabins, he stays with them. And Farnsworth's secretary and niece, Eloise (Beth ... Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 November 1981 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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The Love Boat
Written by Paul Williams and Charles Fox
Performed by Jack Jones
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