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Seasons:
1 | 2
Release Date:
12 September 1972 (USA) See more »
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Plot:
Set at the Capital General Hospital in Washington D.C., follows the adventures of the no-nonsense chief of surgery Dr. Vincent Campanelli and his all-nonsense staff.
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Cast

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Cleavon Little ... Dr. Jerry Noland (46 episodes, 1972-1974)
Nancy Fox ... Student Nurse Ellen Turner / ... (33 episodes, 1972-1974)

Joan Van Ark ... Nurse Annie Carlisle (26 episodes, 1972-1973)
Reva Rose ... Nurse Mildred MacInerny (26 episodes, 1972-1973)

James Whitmore ... Dr. Vincent Campanelli (26 episodes, 1972-1973)

Paul Lynde ... Dr. Paul Mercy (20 episodes, 1973-1974)
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Series Directed by
Oscar Rudolph (8 episodes, 1972-1973)
Roger Duchowny (7 episodes, 1973-1974)
William Asher (5 episodes, 1972-1974)
Herbert Kenwith (5 episodes, 1973-1974)
Allen Baron (5 episodes, 1973)
Charles R. Rondeau (4 episodes, 1972-1973)
Richard Kinon (3 episodes, 1972-1974)
Herb Wallerstein (3 episodes, 1973)
Jerry London (2 episodes, 1972)
 
Series Writing credits
William Asher (46 episodes, 1972-1974)
Sheldon Keller (46 episodes, 1972-1974)
Joseph Bonaduce (6 episodes, 1972-1974)
Art Baer (5 episodes, 1973)
Ben Joelson (5 episodes, 1973)
John L. Greene (4 episodes, 1973-1974)
Arthur Phillips (4 episodes, 1973-1974)
Bill Davenport (3 episodes, 1972-1974)
Lloyd Garver (3 episodes, 1973)
Ken Hecht (3 episodes, 1973)
Michael Morris (2 episodes, 1972-1974)
Laurence Marks (2 episodes, 1972-1973)
Fred S. Fox (2 episodes, 1972)
Seaman Jacobs (2 episodes, 1972)
Bob Fisher (2 episodes, 1973-1974)
David Ketchum (2 episodes, 1973-1974)
Arthur Marx (2 episodes, 1973-1974)
Bruce Shelly (2 episodes, 1973-1974)
Betty Bonaduce (2 episodes, 1973)
Hal Goldman (2 episodes, 1973)
Al Gordon (2 episodes, 1973)
Arthur Julian (2 episodes, 1973)
Lou Derman (2 episodes, 1974)

Series Produced by
William Asher .... producer (27 episodes, 1972-1974)
Harry Ackerman .... executive producer (26 episodes, 1972-1973)
Michael Lindsay .... associate producer (26 episodes, 1972-1973)
Bruce Johnson .... producer (19 episodes, 1973-1974)
E. Duke Vincent .... producer (19 episodes, 1973-1974)
 
Series Original Music by
Shorty Rogers (2 episodes, 1972-1974)

Sheldon Keller (unknown episodes)
 
Series Cinematography by
Robert Tobey (2 episodes, 1972)

Henry Cronjager Jr. (unknown episodes)
 
Series Film Editing by
Asa Boyd Clark (1 episode, 1974)
 
Series Casting by
Sally Powers (27 episodes, 1972-1974)
 
Series Art Direction by
Ross Bellah (27 episodes, 1972-1974)
Robert Purcell (27 episodes, 1972-1974)
 
Series Set Decoration by
Sidney Clifford (27 episodes, 1972-1974)
 
Series Makeup Department
Alan Fama .... makeup artist (27 episodes, 1972-1974)
Charlene Johnson .... hair stylist (26 episodes, 1972-1973)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Richard Learman .... assistant director (26 episodes, 1972-1974)
 
Series Art Department
Jack Williams .... property master (1 episode, 1972)
 
Series Sound Department
Terrance Emerson .... utility sound (3 episodes, 1973)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Val O'Malley .... camera operator (1 episode, 1972)
 
Series Casting Department
Renée Valente .... casting executive (1 episode, 1974)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Harald Johnson .... costumer: men (1 episode, 1972)
Kathleen McCandless .... costumer: ladies (1 episode, 1972)
 
Series Editorial Department
Dann Cahn .... film editor (1 episode, 1972)
 
Series Music Department
Vic Mizzy .... composer: theme music (unknown episodes)
 
Series Other crew
Michael Morris .... story consultant (27 episodes, 1972-1974)
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Temperatures Rising" - USA (original title)
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Runtime:
30 min (46 episodes)
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Aspect Ratio:
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
The role of that Cleavon Little played, Dr. Jerry Noland, was not originally written for a black actor. Frankie Avalon and John Rubinstein were among the actors considered for the role. (The beach movies that Avalon had appeared in with Annette Funicello were directed by William Asher, the producer and occasional director of "Temperatures Rising".) However, Asher's wife, Elizabeth Montgomery, spotted Little doing a guest appearance in an episode of _All in the Family (1971)_, and then recommended him to her husband. Likewise, Montgomery also recommended Nancy Fox to Asher after spotting Fox in a toothpaste commercial.See more »
Quotes:
Dr. Vincent Campanelli:(to Dr. Noland) What's next, Doctor? A wheelchair slalom on the ambulance ramp?See more »

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3 out of 5 people found the following review useful.
Amen to that brother...Nancy Fox STOLE the show., 3 May 2008
Author: BJ Kelly from United States

When I was little, I could remember very few things at the age of seven on television except Captain Kangaroo. However, lightening had struck the night I first saw Nancy Fox on ABC's "Temperature's Rising". She was my FIRST childhood crush. I can remember seeing her in TV Guide, and when my dad threw the magazine in the garbage, I had lost my soul-mate and my whole world was in a mess.

The only reason that I am giving this TV show a perfect "10" is because of Nancy's presence on the sitcom. I remember she played a gorgeous, dim-witted student nurse, Ellen Turner. After the show went off the air, I searched and searched for Nancy, but I couldn't find her on TV. She was such a goddess, and I'm sure she still is, and had a sultry, perky voice with fabulous curves. For years I thought she had played "Vera" on the popular CBS TV show, "Alice", but it was a different actress, Beth Howland. Nancy did appear on episodes of "Charlie's Angels" and was a childhood friend of Jaclyn Smith.

In case you should happen to come across this writing, Nancy, I guess the world wants to know how you're doing these days??? You should have a website and photos on the Internet. We, who miss you, bow in prayer and say, "Hail, Nancy!"

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