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Year: 1977 | 1978 | 1979 | 1980 | 1981 | 1982 | 1983 | 1984 | 1985 | 1986 | 1987


Season 1


Season 1, Episode 0: The New Love Boat - The Newlyweds/The Exchange/Cleo's First Voyage

5 May 1977

Season 1, Episode 1: The Captain and the Lady/One If by Land/Centerfold

24 September 1977
The Captain's ex-wife who is now married to one of the cruise lines executives comes on board and is walking all over him and he's letting her. A woman who's engaged to a politician upon learning that a nude photo she had taken years ago is coming out in a magazine tries to make sure he doesn't see it. And a woman who wants to get married but her boyfriend who just wants things to stay as they are follows her wherever the ships docks.

Gavin MacLeod ... Captain Merrill Stubing

Bernie Kopell ... Doctor Adam Bricker

Fred Grandy ... Ship's Purser 'Gopher' Smith

Ted Lange ... Bartender Isaac Washington

Lauren Tewes ... Cruise Director Julie McCoy

Meredith Baxter ... Sandy Rytell (as Meredith Baxter-Birney)

Bonnie Franklin ... Stacy Skogstad, Captain's Ex-Wife
Shelly Novack ... Brad Brockway

Suzanne Somers ... Lorraine Hoffman
Brenda Sykes ... Ginny O'Brian

Jimmie Walker ... Ronald Baker
Robert Symonds ... Aubrey Skogstad
Gertrude Flynn ... Mrs. Pendleton

Chris Capen ... College Guy
Ted Chapman ... Man of the paper burn

Iren Koster ... Young Passenger (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 2: A Tasteful Affair/Oh, Dale!/The Main Event

1 October 1977
When the girlfriend of a guy named Dale who's materialistic decides to go on the cruise with a guy she just met, who drives an expensive car. He tries to get on the cruise but the only available slot can only given to a woman. So he dons a dress and pretends to be a woman named Dale. He shares the cabin with a woman who's just been dumped at the altar. A couple who are constantly bickering find themselves stuck in a elevator. A married woman who decides she needs sometime apart from her husband so she goes on the cruise alone. What she doesn't know is that her husband has hired a P.I. to keep tabs on her. The man tries to keep a low profile but some of the passengers whom the woman befriended brings them together and they hit it off.

Gavin MacLeod ... Captain Merrill Stubing

Bernie Kopell ... Doctor Adam Bricker

Fred Grandy ... Ship's Purser 'Gopher' Smith

Ted Lange ... Bartender Isaac Washington

Lauren Tewes ... Cruise Director Julie McCoy

Dennis Cole ... Dennis Kingsley

Tovah Feldshuh ... Susan Ridley

Sherman Hemsley ... Maurice Marshall

LaWanda Page ... Stella Marshall

John Ritter ... Dale Riley / Reinhardt

Jaclyn Smith ... Janette Bradford
Jenifer Shaw ... Joanne Pringle
David Knapp ... Lucas Bradford
Craig Littler ... Carl Daggett

Tiiu Leek ... Linda Daggett
Mark Thomas ... Peter Pringle
Jack Perkins ... Drunk in Men's Room (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 3: Ex Plus Y/Golden Agers/Graham and Kelly

8 October 1977


Gavin MacLeod ... Captain Merrill Stubing

Bernie Kopell ... Doctor Adam Bricker

Fred Grandy ... Ship's Purser 'Gopher' Smith

Ted Lange ... Bartender Isaac Washington

Lauren Tewes ... Cruise Director Julie McCoy

Edward Andrews ... Seniors Group Leader

Hermione Baddeley ... Mrs. Kitty Pickrel

Scott Baio ... Graham D. Pickrel II

Pamela Bellwood ... Judy Watson
Charles Frank ... Jim Wright, Seniors' Chaperone

Kristy McNichol ... Kelly Rixie

Richard Mulligan ... Ron Larsen

Robert Reed ... Barney Mason

Loretta Swit ... Terry Larsen
Queenie Smith ... Helen Lindsay
Betty Kean ... Mrs. Svenson
Florence Halop ... Millie Lindsay

Season 1, Episode 4: Message for Maureen/Gotcha/Acapulco Connection

15 October 1977

Season 1, Episode 5: Isaac the Groupie/Mr. Popularity/Help! Murder!

22 October 1977


Gavin MacLeod ... Captain Merrill Stubing

Bernie Kopell ... Doctor Adam Bricker

Fred Grandy ... Ship's Purser 'Gopher' Smith

Ted Lange ... Bartender Isaac Washington

Lauren Tewes ... Cruise Director Julie McCoy

Diahann Carroll ... Roxy Blue
David Groh ... Bert Fredericks

Michele Lee ... Denise Fredericks

Jim Nabors ... Robert Tanner
Reva Rose ... Myra Grove
Olan Soule ... Harvey Grove (as Olan Soulé)
Romo Vincent ... Chef
Dorothy Konrad ... Heavy Woman

Bob Hastings ... Customer
Russ Grieve ... Man

Lou Cutell ... Gus
Paul Tinder ... Crew Member

Season 1, Episode 6: The Joker Is Mild/Take My Granddaughter, Please/First Time Out

29 October 1977
Ruth Gordon is the meddling grandmother to exasperated Patty Duke Astin and she is determined to marry off her granddaughter and quickly. Am old and forgotten comedian asks a favor of crew director Julie to put him in the show as a favor to her dad who he assisted once. Four college buddies are on deck and they are kidding and placing bets as to whether the one who is a virgin will be able to change his status before the ship docks back in San Pedro.

Gavin MacLeod ... Captain Merrill Stubing

Bernie Kopell ... Doctor Adam Bricker

Fred Grandy ... Ship's Purser 'Gopher' Smith

Ted Lange ... Bartender Isaac Washington

Lauren Tewes ... Cruise Director Julie McCoy

Patty Duke ... Shirlee Warner (as Patty Duke Astin)

Phil Foster ... Barry Keys

Ruth Gordon ... Mrs. Warner

Robert Hegyes ... Danny

Tab Hunter ... Dave King

Maureen McCormick ... Barbara Holmes
John Mark Robinson ... Lee
W.K. Stratton ... Kyle
Meegan King ... Paul
Bob Hackman ... Freddy
Mary Moon ... Girl with Camera (uncredited)

Larry Moran ... Jimmy (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 7: Julie's Old Flame/The Jinx/The Identical Problem

10 November 1977
Ellen and Helen are identical twins with only one ticket so they've planned it out courtesy of an alarm wrist watch so that only one of them is out of the room. This causes confounding and perplexing situations for Doc as Helen comes on to him while her twin spurns him creating some hilarious scenes. Julie's old heartthrob is on the cruise by himself and as charming as she remembered but he was married at the time. And a delightful old couple who were married and survived their cruise on the Titanic are thought to be a jinx according to the old wive's tale as told by Gopher as strange things begin to happen to crew members one by one.

Gavin MacLeod ... Captain Merrill Stubing

Bernie Kopell ... Doctor Adam Bricker

Fred Grandy ... Ship's Purser 'Gopher' Smith

Ted Lange ... Bartender Isaac Washington

Lauren Tewes ... Cruise Director Julie McCoy

Ray Bolger ... Horris McDonald

Diana Canova ... Ellen / Helen Edwards

David Hedison ... Buddy Stanfield

Harriet Hilliard ... Henrietta McDonald (as Harriet Nelson)

Alana Stewart ... Mrs. Stanfield (as Alana Collins)

Season 1, Episode 8: Lost and Found/The Understudy/Married Singles

19 November 1977
An young boy pays for his cruise with his paper route money and neglects to tell his parents at home he's booked his ticket and is on board. A wife cannot release the pain of their eight-year-old son's death. Julie is training a pretty, vivacious cruise director trainee who will stop at nothing to get Julie's job. Who can and will stop her?

Gavin MacLeod ... Captain Merrill Stubing

Bernie Kopell ... Doctor Adam Bricker

Fred Grandy ... Ship's Purser 'Gopher' Smith

Ted Lange ... Bartender Isaac Washington

Lauren Tewes ... Cruise Director Julie McCoy

Steve Allen ... Durwood Moss

Polly Bergen ... Maisie Nolan

Sandy Duncan ... Sharon Baker

Jo Ann Harris ... Connie Evans
Jim Stafford ... Richard Baker

Loni Anderson ... Barbie
Joshua Bryant ... Jack Plymouth (as Josh Bryant)
J. Jay Saunders ... Mr. Dennison
Marilyn Coleman ... Mrs. Dennison

Hayden Rorke ... Mr. Humbertson
James Bond III ... Theodore Dennison Jr.
Montana Smoyer ... Woman (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 9: The Captain's Captain/Romance Roulette/Hounded (A Dog's Life)

26 November 1977
When the Captain's father comes on board, he drives his son nuts that he asks the crew to run interference. He then meets one of the crew's staff and takes a liking to her. A passenger finds himself trapped in is cabin when an attack dog comes on board and gets in his cabin and won't let him out. And three women who were friends decide to play a game wherein they get a guy to say a word and if he says it they should hook up with that guy. And one of them, gets the ship's repairman to say it.

Gavin MacLeod ... Captain Merrill Stubing

Bernie Kopell ... Doctor Adam Bricker

Fred Grandy ... Ship's Purser 'Gopher' Smith

Ted Lange ... Bartender Isaac Washington

Lauren Tewes ... Cruise Director Julie McCoy

Gary Burghoff ... Donald M. Flanders
Judy Canova ... P. J. Muldoon

Jane Curtin ... Regina Parker

Phil Silvers ... Merrill Stubing, Sr. / 'Stubby'
David Landsberg ... Morton
Vincent Baggetta ... Frank Vallone the plumber (as Vince Baggetta)

Joanna Kerns ... Beth Luckner
Susan Heldfond ... Toby Chapman
Peter Mensah ... Passenger (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 10: Dear Beverly/The Strike/Special Delivery

3 December 1977

Season 1, Episode 11: Lonely at the Top/Silent Night/Divorce Me, Please

10 December 1977

Season 1, Episode 12: The Old Man and the Runaway/The Painters/A Fine Romance

24 December 1977
Will Geer is pitch perfect as the irascible old gentleman who finds a fifteen-year-old girl who is a stowaway in his bathroom. There is lots of banter between he and the scamp Bayn Johnson. One of Julie's brother's friends, is looked at with interest by Julie, no longer a young scamp herself with braces. His cabin mate is an older Lothario urging him to put the moves on Julie. Julie arranges two "professional" painters to paint the Captain's suite to his favorite longed-for color Singapor Sunset Saffron. to.

Season 1, Episode 13: Too Hot to Handle/Family Reunion/Cinderella Story

7 January 1978


Gavin MacLeod ... Captain Merrill Stubing

Bernie Kopell ... Doctor Adam Bricker

Fred Grandy ... Ship's Purser 'Gopher' Smith

Ted Lange ... Bartender Isaac Washington

Lauren Tewes ... Cruise Director Julie McCoy

Kathy Bates ... Sally Allison
Dori Brenner ... Wendy Bradley

Bob Crane ... Edward 'Teddy' Anderson
Rosemary DeCamp ... Cynthia Loudon
Don DeFore ... Everett Loudon

Robert Hays ... Sam Bradley

John Rubinstein ... George Allison
Bruce Solomon ... Bill Edwards

David White ... Greg Beatty

Victoria Carroll ... Ginger LeDoux
Judy Luciano ... Doreen Edwards (as Judy Luciano Adams)
Earl Montgomery ... Man on the 'Sun Princess'

Season 1, Episode 14: Isaac's Double Standard/One More Time/Chimpanzeeshines

14 January 1978
While Isaac's girlfriend comes on board to spend sometime with him so does his mother. And he's shocked to see that she's traveling with someone and doesn't approve. And Julie books a divorced couple of entertainers who can't get along but have to when Julie tells them that one of them will have to pay their passage if they don't perform. And Gopher brings on board a chimpanzee who goes around pilfering things but brings him in contact with a girl who just had a nose job and is hesitant to remove the bandage.

Gavin MacLeod ... Captain Merrill Stubing

Bernie Kopell ... Doctor Adam Bricker

Fred Grandy ... Ship's Purser 'Gopher' Smith

Ted Lange ... Bartender Isaac Washington

Lauren Tewes ... Cruise Director Julie McCoy

Don Adams ... Lenny Camen

Pearl Bailey ... Millie Washington

Nanette Fabray ... Mitzy Monroe

Allyn Ann McLerie ... Cynthia Parker
Tracy Reed ... Charlene Franks (as Tracey Reed)
Louise ... Louise the chimpanzee
Kim Lankford ... Anne Parker
Arthur Adams ... Roy Harwood, D.D.S.

F. William Parker ... Man in Bar
Montana Smoyer ... Woman (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 15: The Eyes of Love/Masquerade/Hollywood Royalty/The Caper: Part 1

21 January 1978
A husband and wife as a famous Hollywood couple arrive with paparazzi. She is adorned in a famous gigantic diamond which, of course, entices a dim-witted bumbling crooks in a delightful caper reminiscent of old Hollywood. A husband is chagrined into bringing his wife on the cruise when he finds the tickets for his mistress and himself with some unexpected surprises. A masquerade night moves the plots right along.

Season 1, Episode 16: The Eyes of Love/Masquerade/Hollywood Royalty/The Caper: Part 2

21 January 1978
The bumbling gang of thieves believe they have finally figured out a way to nab the elusive diamond even as its owner comes to her own drastic decision on its fate; A blind woman wonders if she can be happy with a former blind friend who has regained his sight; and a man's wife and mistress discover who each other are.

Gavin MacLeod ... Captain Merrill Stubing

Bernie Kopell ... Doctor Adam Bricker

Fred Grandy ... Ship's Purser 'Gopher' Smith

Ted Lange ... Bartender Isaac Washington

Lauren Tewes ... Cruise Director Julie McCoy

Desi Arnaz Jr. ... Steve Hollis

Adrienne Barbeau ... Cathy Randall

Harold Gould ... Mr. Crowler

Fernando Lamas ... Bill Klieg

Michele Lee ... Miss Roz Rogers

Juliet Mills ... Barbara Danver

Dan Rowan ... Alan Danver

John Schuck ... Ox

Larry Storch ... Elwood

Karen Valentine ... Taffy Martino

Stephanie Zimbalist ... Jenny Lang
Lea Vernon ... TV Reporter (credit only)
John J. Fox ... Chauffer (credit only)

Richard Lineback ... Steward (credit only)

Season 1, Episode 17: Winner Take Love/The Congressman Was Indiscreet/Isaac's History Lesson

28 January 1978


Gavin MacLeod ... Captain Merrill Stubing

Bernie Kopell ... Doctor Adam Bricker

Fred Grandy ... Ship's Purser 'Gopher' Smith

Ted Lange ... Bartender Isaac Washington

Lauren Tewes ... Cruise Director Julie McCoy

Scatman Crothers ... Virgil 'Scattergun' Gibson
Graham Jarvis ... Waldo Linden

Vicki Lawrence ... Robin Brandt

Maureen McCormick ... Suzy Corbett
Bobby Sherman ... Rick Leonard

Dick Van Patten ... Congressman John Whitcomb

Vernee Watson-Johnson ... Stephanie Hayden (as Vernée Watson)

Priscilla Barnes ... Jeanette Arnold
Maria O'Brien ... Rita Almerez
Melissa Tennille ... Alma Hodges
Marianne Marks ... Teresa Chen

Season 1, Episode 18: Last of the Stubings/Million Dollar Man/The Sisters

4 February 1978
Stubing's nephew comes on board to be trained to work on ships like everyone in their family but doesn't exactly do a good job at whatever he is told to do. Eventually he reveals a secret to the crew that he can't tell Stubing. A man who stole a million dollars hooks up with a female passenger but when he reveals what he did she reveals that she's a cop and intends to turn him in when they return. Two sisters compete for the same man.

Season 1, Episode 19: A Very Special Girl/Until the Last Goodbye/The Inspector

11 February 1978
A Russian man goes around repeating the same phrase. Two girlfriends cruise, and one is ignored by all the men on board. The staff tries to figure out which passenger is the Princess Cruise Line inspector.

Gavin MacLeod ... Captain Merrill Stubing

Bernie Kopell ... Doctor Adam Bricker

Fred Grandy ... Ship's Purser 'Gopher' Smith

Ted Lange ... Bartender Isaac Washington

Lauren Tewes ... Cruise Director Julie McCoy

Jim Backus ... Mr. Waterman
Susan Blanchard ... Sarah Lambert
Paul Burke ... Brian Sherwood
Patti MacLeod ... Mrs. Corwin

Debralee Scott ... Jane Cole
Bob Seagren ... Mike Andrews
Laurette Spang ... Melanie Taylor

Sal Viscuso ... Doug Ketchum
Jack Bernardi ... Mr. Zidreczky
Don Bovingloh ... Pianist (as Don Boevingloh)

Hank Jones ... Ship's Inspector (uncredited)
Leoda Richards ... White-haired Woman in Hallway (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 20: Memories of You/Computerman/Parlez Vous?

13 February 1978
Two American women pose as French to get men and gifts. A Valentines Day cruise brings a computer matchmaking service on board. A case of amnesia plagues one passenger.

Gavin MacLeod ... Captain Merrill Stubing

Bernie Kopell ... Doctor Adam Bricker

Fred Grandy ... Ship's Purser 'Gopher' Smith

Ted Lange ... Bartender Isaac Washington

Lauren Tewes ... Cruise Director Julie McCoy

Patty Duke ... Lilly Mackim (as Patty Duke Astin)

Frankie Avalon ... Nick Heider

Barbi Benton ... Brigitte LeBlanc
Denny Evans ... Sam Worth

Jamie Farr ... Seymour

Ricky Nelson ... Ted Wilcox (as Rick Nelson)

Carole Ita White ... Penny Jacobs

Shelley Long ... Heather McKenzie
Lawrence P. Casey ... Daryl Matson (as Lawrence Casey)
Susan Silo ... Yvonne Boulanger
Danny Dayton ... Walt
Georganne LaPiere ... Betsy Carruthers (as Georganne La Piere)
Al Anton ... Chet Maxwell (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 21: Taking Sides/Going by the Book/A Friendly Little Game

18 February 1978
An old married couple turns newlyweds against one another with their bickering. A man counting cards cheats the crew out of their emergency fund.

Gavin MacLeod ... Captain Merrill Stubing

Bernie Kopell ... Doctor Adam Bricker

Fred Grandy ... Ship's Purser 'Gopher' Smith

Ted Lange ... Bartender Isaac Washington

Lauren Tewes ... Cruise Director Julie McCoy

Diana Canova ... Ellen Desmond

Georgia Engel ... Sheila Lawrence
Harvey Jason ... Howard Wilson
Robert Mandan ... Max Watkins

Audrey Meadows ... Gladys Watkins

Harry Morgan ... Wendel Snead

Robert Urich ... Scott Desmond (as Bob Urich)
Priscilla Morrill ... Ida Snead

Paul Sylvan ... Bernie

Herb Voland ... Herb Lawrence

Season 1, Episode 22: A Selfless Love/The Nubile Nurse/Parents Know Best

25 February 1978
A young man's parents are determined to have him date other women on the cruise and not settle on marrying "Ginger" who is not on board. A man is having second thoughts about age differences in marrying a woman 21 years younger. A new nurse is on staff for the cruise who is a pretty ex-showgirl. Of course, Doc is hitting on her, and a bit frustrated when she does not return his advances.

Gavin MacLeod ... Captain Merrill Stubing

Bernie Kopell ... Doctor Adam Bricker

Fred Grandy ... Ship's Purser 'Gopher' Smith

Ted Lange ... Bartender Isaac Washington

Lauren Tewes ... Cruise Director Julie McCoy

Lynda Day George ... Laura Wakefield

Monty Hall ... Harry Morrison
Elaine Joyce ... Dawn Delaney

Leslie Nielsen ... Dan Michaels

Janis Paige ... Phyllis Morrison
Laurie Prange ... Diana Lane

Mark Shera ... Bruce Morrison
Craig Littler ... Gary Foster
Marla Adams ... Glenda Fairbanks
Joe E. Ross ... Mr. Ross
Dorothy Konrad ... Mrs. Martin

Season 1, Episode 23: Musical Cabins

6 May 1978
A spunky reporter is aboard to write an expose of lust on the high seas. A man has one week to marry or lose his inheritance. A woman moves out of her chauvinist fiancé's cabin. A suburban widow impersonates a glamorous Hollywood socialite.

Gavin MacLeod ... Captain Merrill Stubing

Bernie Kopell ... Doctor Adam Bricker

Fred Grandy ... Ship's Purser 'Gopher' Smith

Ted Lange ... Bartender Isaac Washington

Lauren Tewes ... Cruise Director Julie McCoy

Richard Gautier ... Curt Stansell (as Dick Gautier)

Michele Lee ... Irene Funston

Barbara Rhoades ... Didi Donnelly

Marcia Wallace ... Ms. O' Roarke

Paul Williams ... Nelson Hoag

Debra Feuer ... Brunette who rejects Nelson
Suzie Summers ... Irene's Sister (as Suzanne Summers)

Kurt Krakowian ... Waiter (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 24: The Business of Love/Crash Diet Crush/I'll Never Fall in Love Again

13 May 1978
A former prostitute is harassed by an unhappy, married client who threatens to expose her. Captain Stubing crash diets for a high school flame who no longer sees him as String Bean Stubing. Two depressed widowers find comfort in each other.

Gavin MacLeod ... Captain Merrill Stubing

Bernie Kopell ... Doctor Adam Bricker

Fred Grandy ... Ship's Purser 'Gopher' Smith

Ted Lange ... Bartender Isaac Washington

Lauren Tewes ... Cruise Director Julie McCoy

Jayne Meadows ... Myrna Foster (as Jayne Meadows Allen)

Morey Amsterdam ... Moe Price

Michael Callan ... Nate Jordan (as Michael Callen)

Jack Carter ... Ray Foster

Annette Funicello ... Roberta Roberts

Christopher George ... Bill Wainwright
Caren Kaye ... Jill Williams

Rose Marie ... Dotty Price

Jessica Walter ... Jocelyn Hyatt Matthews
Patti Clifton ... Dolly, Jill's Friend

Season 1, Episode 25: Pacific Princess Overtures/Gopher, the Rebel/Cabin Fever

20 May 1978
Gopher is fed up with Stubbing always ordering him around. He meets a girl who's a bit of a rebel and encourages him to stand up to Stubbing and it ends with Gopher getting fired. A businesswoman comes on board and also a man who wants to buy her company whom she is constantly turning him down. So he sends his associate who tries to charm her. He shows her an invention of his which his boss doesn't think is worth anything. And a guy who is married goes on the cruise with his girlfriend and she begins to wonder where are they going in their relationship.

Gavin MacLeod ... Captain Merrill Stubing

Bernie Kopell ... Doctor Adam Bricker

Fred Grandy ... Ship's Purser 'Gopher' Smith

Ted Lange ... Bartender Isaac Washington

Lauren Tewes ... Cruise Director Julie McCoy

Jonelle Allen ... Andrea Martin

Diane Baker ... Ruth Newman

Kaye Ballard ... Cora Bass

Gary Collins ... Ken Davis

Antonio Fargas ... Lee Graham

Pat Morita ... Mr. Yamashiro

Eve Plumb ... Vanessa Summerhill
Don Porter ... Slade Summerhill
Selma Archerd ... Eve Culbert
Elias Jacob ... Herman Bass

Fay Hauser ... Laraine Graham
Karl Bruck ... Steward

Season 2


Season 2, Episode 1: Marooned/The Search/Isaac's Holiday: Part 1

16 September 1978
Isaac who's on vacation, decides to go on the cruise as a passenger. And he acts like a jerk and hooks up with another passenger and doesn't tell her what he does. And among the other passengers is a woman who is searching for her birth mother who is on the cruise, she goes to see her but is too afraid to. She meets another passenger and they hit it off. And a rich girl who just got dumped is very mean and Doc sets out to help her. And a couple who are in a rut and are considering separating. And an old woman, who is not all there. And Stubing's Deputy Captain, is there to be groomed for when he's made Captain but he's a bit incompetent. When he gets a message that thee's a hurricane coming, he's suppose to give it to Stubing but runs into the old woman who is lost and uses it to draw her a map and she takes it with her and he forgets about the message. Stubing decides to go to an island and the rich girl, the couple and old lady join him along with Doc, Gopher and Julie. But when they get there, there's a man who holds them captive.

Gavin MacLeod ... Captain Merrill Stubing

Bernie Kopell ... Doctor Adam Bricker

Fred Grandy ... Ship's Purser 'Gopher' Smith

Ted Lange ... Bartender Isaac Washington

Lauren Tewes ... Cruise Director Julie McCoy

Edie Adams ... Maureen Buell

John Astin ... David P. Crothers

Barbi Benton ... Kiki Atwood, Spoiled Rich Girl

David Birney ... Mike Adler

Norm Crosby ... Wally the bartender

Laraine Day ... Vera Simpson
Lola Falana ... Mara Carroll

Audra Lindley ... Mrs. Worth

Dick Martin ... Deputy Captain Cunningham

Donna Mills ... Jeannie Carter

Avery Schreiber ... Everett Buell
Gordon Connell ... Douglas the Chauffeur

Chris Capen ... Radio Officer

Season 2, Episode 2: Marooned/The Search/Isaac's Holiday: Part 2

16 September 1978
The Captain and his marooned group struggle to survive on the island during a hurricane; the woman looking for her lost mother makes a startling discovery; and Isaac tries to save the boat while regaining Mara's trust.

Gavin MacLeod ... Captain Merrill Stubing

Bernie Kopell ... Doctor Adam Bricker

Fred Grandy ... Ship's Purser 'Gopher' Smith

Ted Lange ... Bartender Isaac Washington

Lauren Tewes ... Cruise Director Julie McCoy

Edie Adams ... Maureen Buell

John Astin ... David P. Crothers

Barbi Benton ... Kiki Atwood, Spoiled Rich Girl

David Birney ... Mike Adler

Norm Crosby ... Wally the substitute bartender

Laraine Day ... Vera Simpson
Lola Falana ... Mara Carroll

Audra Lindley ... Mrs. Worth

Dick Martin ... Deputy Captain Cunningham

Donna Mills ... Jeannie Carter

Avery Schreiber ... Everett Buell
Gordon Connell ... Douglas the chauffeur (credit only)

Chris Capen ... Radio Officer (credit only)

Season 2, Episode 3: Rocky/Julie's Dilemma/Who's Who?

23 September 1978


Gavin MacLeod ... Captain Merrill Stubing

Bernie Kopell ... Doctor Adam Bricker

Fred Grandy ... Ship's Purser 'Gopher' Smith

Ted Lange ... Bartender Isaac Washington

Lauren Tewes ... Cruise Director Julie McCoy
Jimmy Baio ... Norman

James Coco ... Marion Atkins, the Author

Norman Fell ... Bill McCoy

Betty Garrett ... Martha McCoy

Melissa Gilbert ... Rosemary 'Rocky' Simpson
Dody Goodman ... Patricia Seldon

Ellen Travolta ... Norman's Mother
Edward Winter ... Rod Simpson
Marla Adams ... Arlene Simpson

Emmaline Henry ... Love Interest for 'Billy Boy' (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 4: The Man Who Loved Women/A Different Girl/Oh, My Aching Brother

30 September 1978
A womanizer hits on three women and they're all taken with him. But what he doesn't know is that they're friends and traveling together. Tha Captain's nephew brings his wife on the cruise for a belated honeymoon because he was called to military service and was away for two years. And two brothers who come on board to sue the cruise line by having one of them fake an injury. The crew suspects he's faking but unless they can get him to stand up they're at their mercy. And the one pretending to be injured is attracted to a passenger.

Season 2, Episode 5: Where Is It Written?/Julie's Aunt/The Big Deal

14 October 1978


Gavin MacLeod ... Captain Merrill Stubing

Bernie Kopell ... Doctor Adam Brinker

Fred Grandy ... Ship's Purser 'Gopher' Smith

Ted Lange ... Bartender Isaac Washington

Lauren Tewes ... Cruise Director Julie McCoy

Gene Barry ... Alfred Newberry

Red Buttons ... Uncle Cyrus Foster

Erik Estrada ... Jim Warren
Sam Groom ... Brad Collins

Hope Lange ... Sandra Newberry
Allen Ludden ... Martin Scott, Businessman #1

Richard Mulligan ... Mark Littlejohn

Mackenzie Phillips ... Allison Scott

Season 2, Episode 6: Mike and Ike/The Witness/The Kissing Bandit

21 October 1978
A meek guy dons a mask and goes out kissing every girl on the ship. But he meets a girl whom he connects with. A couple who are friends of Isaac's whom he performed with on the streets, are now successful and rich and have a young son. But his father spends more time on work than with his son. And a woman follows a guy whom she knows witnessed what happened to someone she cares about and urges him to come forward.

Season 2, Episode 7: Ship of Ghouls

28 October 1978

Season 2, Episode 8: A Time for Everything/The Song Is Ended/Accidental Cruise/Anoushka

4 November 1978

Season 2, Episode 9: Till Death Do Us Part-Maybe/Locked Away/Chubs

11 November 1978
A widow who still hasn't gotten over her husband's death goes on the cruise and is followed by her husband's ghost who tries to fix her up with another passenger. A divorced couple sees their daughter and her husband off but get locked in one of the unused cabins. And Gopher's sister comes on board and makes a beeline for doc.

Gavin MacLeod ... Captain Merrill Stubing

Bernie Kopell ... Doctor Adam Bricker

Fred Grandy ... Ship's Purser 'Gopher' Smith

Ted Lange ... Bartender Isaac Washington

Lauren Tewes ... Cruise Director Julie McCoy

Melissa Sue Anderson ... Jennifer 'Chubs' Smith

Conrad Bain ... Les

Jamie Lee Curtis ... Linda

Janet Leigh ... Gail

Greg Morris ... Greg Elkins

Jimmie Walker ... The Late Mickey Garner

Vernee Watson-Johnson ... Ellen Garner (as Vernee Watson)
Peter Coffield ... Wayne
Bebe Drake ... Mrs. Cory (as Bebe Drake-Hooks)
Raymond Allen ... Mr. Cory
Deney Terrio ... Floyd

Season 2, Episode 10: Man of the Cloth/Her Own Two Feet/Tony's Family

18 November 1978


Gavin MacLeod ... Captain Merrill Stubing

Bernie Kopell ... Doctor Adam Bricker

Fred Grandy ... Ship's Purser 'Gopher' Smith

Ted Lange ... Bartender Isaac Washington

Lauren Tewes ... Cruise Director Julie McCoy

June Allyson ... Audrey Wilder

Vivian Blaine ... Barbara Sharp

Peter Graves ... Rev. Gerald Whitney

Van Johnson ... Bert Wilder
Roz Kelly ... Reverend Whitney's girlfriend

Larry Storch ... Tony Santini

Alan Young ... Phil Sharp
Mitzi Hoag ... Renata Santini
Tony La Torre ... Angelo Santini
Renata Vanni ... Tony's Mother
Mario Bellini ... Gino, Tony's Uncle
Jennifer Surprenant ... Maria, Tony's Daughter
Kelly Greenwood ... Teresa

Season 2, Episode 11: Heads or Tails/Mona of the Movies/The Little People

25 November 1978
Two buddies make a bet - for a pizza - to see who can date Julie. A man hopes to romance his matinée idol crush, but he is intimidated and they seem to have repeated bad timing. A young man brings his parents on board for their 25th wedding anniversary and he runs into a girl from home to whom he is attracted. The problem is that his parents are little people and the young woman inadvertently reveals that little people make her uncomfortable.

Season 2, Episode 12: The Captain's Cup/The Folks from Home/Legal Eagle

2 December 1978

Season 2, Episode 13: El Kid/The Last Hundred Bucks/Isosceles Triangle

9 December 1978


Gavin MacLeod ... Captain Merrill Stubing

Bernie Kopell ... Doctor Adam Bricker

Fred Grandy ... Ship's Purser 'Gopher' Smith

Ted Lange ... Bartender Isaac Washington

Lauren Tewes ... Cruise Director Julie McCoy

Dabney Coleman ... Van Milner
Dena Dietrich ... Renee Larsen

Dave Madden ... Wes Larsen

Rue McClanahan ... April Dunlevy
Gabriel Melgar ... Pepito

Heather Menzies-Urich ... Cybill Hartman (as Heather Menzies)

Connie Stevens ... Karen Maynard

Robert Urich ... Larry Hartman
Victor Millan ... Father Ramos
David Clover ... Pete Milner

Keith Allison ... Croupier

Season 2, Episode 14: Julie Falls Hard/Double Wedding/The Dummies

16 December 1978
Julie falls in love. Will she leave the ship for Alaska? Twins, unhappy with their perspective spouses, switch places. Four bickering dummies entertain the ship passengers.

Season 2, Episode 15: My Sister, Irene/The 'Now' Marriage/Second Time Around

13 January 1979
Irene Austin agrees to meet college classmate Andy Hopkins after 40 years, then panics and tells him she's Irene's sister; Dr. Todd Gardiner wrote a book about open marriage, but finds his own in danger; Doc's ex appears with a new fiancé.

Season 2, Episode 16: Gopher's Opportunity/The Switch/Home Sweet Home

20 January 1979
Gopher considers leaving the ship for the chance to manage a hotel; a magician's brother falls in love with his assistant.

Season 2, Episode 17: Second Chance/Don't Push Me/Like Father, Like Son

27 January 1979
A father and son compete for the same woman; Isaac worries that a young woman on probation has stolen some jewelry; a henpecked man feels he's being pressured into marriage against his will.

Season 2, Episode 18: Alas, Poor Dwyer/After the War/Itsy Bitsy/Ticket to Ride/Disco Baby: Part 1

3 February 1979

Season 2, Episode 19: Alas, Poor Dwyer/After the War/Itsy Bitsy/Ticket to Ride/Disco Baby: Part 2

3 February 1979

Season 2, Episode 20: Best of Friends/Aftermath/Dream Boat

10 February 1979

Season 2, Episode 21: A Good and Faithful Servant/The Secret Life of Burl Smith/Tug of War/Designated Lover

17 February 1979

Season 2, Episode 22: Love Me, Love My Dog/Poor Little Rich Girl/The Decision

24 February 1979
A newly rich woman isn't sure if her boyfriend loves her or her money; a man is interested in a woman but her dog doesn't like him; Isaac falls for a woman who's engaged.

Season 2, Episode 23: A Funny Valentine/The Wallflower/Home is Not a Home

3 March 1979

Season 2, Episode 24: Ages of Man/Bo 'n Sam/Families

10 March 1979
Attracted to an older man, Julie discovers she is being pursed by a teen with a crush./Bo and Sam break a ship model meant for the captain's party and work to fix it in time./A couple tries to find common ground between their parents.

Season 2, Episode 25: Murder on the High Seas/Sounds of Silence/Cyrano de Bricker

17 March 1979

Season 2, Episode 26: April's Return/Super Mom/I'll See You Again

5 May 1979

Season 2, Episode 27: Third Wheel/Grandmother's Day/Second String Mom

12 May 1979


Season 3


Season 3, Episode 1: Buddy and Portia's Story/Julie's Story/Carol and Doug's Story/Peter and Alicia's Story: Part 1

15 September 1979

Season 3, Episode 2: Buddy and Portia's Story/Julie's Story/Carol and Doug's Story/Peter and Alicia's Story: Part 2

15 September 1979

Season 3, Episode 3: The Grass Is Always Greener/Three Stages of Love/Oldies But Goodies

22 September 1979

Season 3, Episode 4: Going My Way/Dance with Me/Doc, Be Patient

29 September 1979

Season 3, Episode 5: The Audit Couple/The Scoop/My Boyfriend's Back

6 October 1979
And IRS agent comes on board to audit Stubing. Now she's so uptight, Julie tells the Captain to try and get her to loosen up. Which leads to a misunderstanding which is worse than being audited. A female celebrity comes on board. A tabloid reporter follows her because he thinks she's meeting someone. Possibly a secret lover. And a newly wed whose on her honeymoon discovers her ex is on the cruise and is trying to get her back.

Season 3, Episode 6: Gopher's Greatest Hits/The Vacation/One Rose a Day

13 October 1979

Season 3, Episode 7: Crew Confessions/Haven't I Seen You?/Reunion

20 October 1979

Season 3, Episode 8: Cindy/Play by Play/What's a Brother For?

27 October 1979

Season 3, Episode 9: Never Say Goodbye/New Woman, A/Trial Romance

3 November 1979

Season 3, Episode 10: The Critical Success/The Love Lamp Is Lit/Take My Boy Friend, Please/Rent a Family/The Man in Her Life: Part 1

10 November 1979


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
Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders ... Themselves

Bill Daily ... Paul Turner

Douglas Fairbanks Jr. ... Elliott Norman

Jackie Earle Haley ... Paul Turner's 'son'

John Hillerman ... Ed Hartnett

Gunilla Hutton ... Nora Hayman

Patsy Kelly ... Mabel Higgins
Roz Kelly ... Lola LaShane

Larry Linville ... Lou Hayman

Dina Merrill ... Helen Ames

Ginger Rogers ... Stella Logan

Natalie Schafer ... Mrs. Hartnett
Stephen Shortridge ... Mark Scott

William Windom ... Bill Kelly
Tami Barber ... Stacy / Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader
Gaye Carter ... Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader
Kim Kilway ... Lisa / Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader
Suzette Scholz ... Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader
Shannon Baker ... Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader
Debi Brooks ... Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader
Susan Jones ... Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader
Kim McKenney ... Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader
Pam Richey ... Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader
Tammy Roberts ... Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader
Michele Vaughan ... Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader
Jill Waggoner ... Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader
Suzanne Mitchell ... Herself - Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders Director
Texie Waterman ... Herself - Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders Choreographer
Ron L. Steinbeck ... Himself - Miss Roger's Dancer
Michael Cody ... Himself - Miss Roger's Dancer
Jeff Parker ... Himself - Miss Roger's Dancer
Jim Taylor ... Himself - Miss Roger's Dancer
Eduardo Ricard ... Priest (credit only)
Tony Ramirez ... Ramon (credit only)

Season 3, Episode 11: The Critical Success/The Love Lamp Is Lit/Take My Boy Friend, Please/Rent a Family/The Man in Her Life: Part 2

10 November 1979


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
Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders ... Themselves

Bill Daily ... Paul Turner

Douglas Fairbanks Jr. ... Elliot Norman

Jackie Earle Haley ... Paul Turner's 'son'

John Hillerman ... Ed Hartnett

Gunilla Hutton ... Nora Hayman

Patsy Kelly ... Mabel Higgins
Roz Kelly ... Lola LaShane

Larry Linville ... Lou Hayman

Dina Merrill ... Helen Ames

Ginger Rogers ... Stella Logan

Natalie Schafer ... Mrs. Hartnett
Stephen Shortridge ... Mark Scott

William Windom ... Bill Kelly
Tami Barber ... Stacy / Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader
Gaye Carter ... Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader
Kim Kilway ... Lisa / Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader
Suzette Scholz ... Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader
Shannon Baker ... Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader
Debi Brooks ... Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader
Susan Jones ... Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader
Kim McKenney ... Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader
Pam Richey ... Paula / Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader29
Tammy Roberts ... Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader
Michele Vaughan ... Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader
Jill Waggoner ... Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader
Suzanne Mitchell ... Herself - Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders Director
Texie Waterman ... Herself - Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders Choreographer
Ron Steinberg ... Himself - Miss Roger's Dancer
Michael Cody ... Himself - Miss Roger's Dancer
Jeff Parker ... Himself - Miss Roger's Dancer
Jim Taylor ... Himself - Miss Roger's Dancer
Eduardo Ricard ... Priest
Tony Ramirez ... Ramon

Season 3, Episode 12: The Brotherhood of the Sea/Letter to Babycakes/Daddy's Pride

17 November 1979

Season 3, Episode 13: Not Now, I'm Dying/Eleanor's Return/Too Young to Love

24 November 1979
A woman whom Stubbing likes comes on board and before he could make a move she hooks up with another man. A friend of Doc's comes on board with her boyfriend. Now she wants a commitment but they guy keeps on making excuses to the point of faking an illness. Doc tries to help her by calling his bluff but discovers he is sick. And an underage couple comes on board for... The girl's father who's an exec of the line tells Stubbing to make sure nothing happens between them. And Stubbing lays that task on Gopher.

Season 3, Episode 14: The Stimulation of Stephanie/The Next Step/Life Begins at 40

1 December 1979


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
Char Fontane ... Stephanie Chapman

Roosevelt Grier ... Virgil Plummer (as Rosey Grier)

Judy Landers ... Lena

Dick Martin ... Prof. Norman Bridges

Melba Moore ... Claudette Plummer

Jo Anne Worley ... Dottie Anderson

Aharon Ipalé ... Ricardo
Sid Gould ... Sidney, the waiter
Tony Ballen ... Dottie's Dining Partner
Ted Chapman ... Dottie's Dancing Partner

Season 3, Episode 15: The Spider Serenade/Next Door Wife/The Harder They Fall

8 December 1979

Season 3, Episode 16: Doc's 'Ex' Change/The Gift/Making the Grade

15 December 1979

Season 3, Episode 17: April's Love/Happy Ending/We Three

12 January 1980

Season 3, Episode 18: The Kinfolk/Sis and the Slicker/Moonlight and Moonshine/Too Close for Comfort/The Affair: Part 1

19 January 1980


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

Loni Anderson ... Kitty Fields

Eve Arden ... Ms. Watts

Randall Carver ... Elmar Fargas

Pam Grier ... Cynthia Wilbur (as Pamala Grier)

Robert Guillaume ... Frank Belloque

Rich Little ... Steve Sorrell

Denise Nicholas ... Maura Belloque

Donny Osmond ... Danny Fields

Richard Paul ... Mr. Shoenfield

Slim Pickens ... Grandpa Shoenfield

Marion Ross ... Emily Hayward

Richard Roundtree ... Dave Williams
Suzy Mandel ... Trina
James Dobson ... Anderson, the steward
Joseph Burns ... Man

Season 3, Episode 19: The Kinfolk/Sis and the Slicker/Moonlight and Moonshine/Too Close for Comfort/The Affair: Part 2

19 January 1980


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

Loni Anderson ... Kitty Fields

Eve Arden ... Ms. Watts

Randall Carver ... Elmar Fargas

Pam Grier ... Cynthia Wilbur (as Pamala Grier)

Robert Guillaume ... Frank Belloque

Rich Little ... Steve Sorrell

Denise Nicholas ... Maura Belloque

Donny Osmond ... Danny Fields

Richard Paul ... Mr. Shoenfield

Slim Pickens ... Grandpa Shoenfield

Marion Ross ... Emily Hayward

Richard Roundtree ... Dave Williams
Suzy Mandel ... Trina
James Dobson ... Anderson, the steward
Joseph Burns ... Man

Season 3, Episode 20: Rent a Romeo/Matchmaker, Matchmaker/Y' Gotta Have Heart

26 January 1980

Season 3, Episode 21: The Remake/The Perfect Match/The Captain's Ne'er Do Well Brother

2 February 1980

Season 3, Episode 22: Not So Fast, Gopher/Haven't We Met Before?/Foreign Exchange

9 February 1980

Season 3, Episode 23: Another Time, Another Place/Doctor Who/Gopher's Engagement

1 March 1980

Season 3, Episode 24: Dumb Luck/Tres Amigos/Hey, Jealous Lover

15 March 1980

Season 3, Episode 25: Celebration/Captain Papa/Honeymoon Pressure

29 March 1980

Season 3, Episode 26: Vicki's First Love/The High Cost of Loving/Accident Prone

5 April 1980

Season 3, Episode 27: Invisible Maniac/September Song/Peekaboo

19 April 1980
Isaac finds a former school friend is trying to use him to make her husband jealous/Cathy's concern is getting in the way of committing to Tom/Fay Piermont wants to liven up her marriage.

Season 3, Episode 28: No Girls for Doc/Marriage of Convenience/The Caller/The Witness

3 May 1980


Season 4


Season 4, Episode 1: Sergeant Bull/Friends and Lovers/Miss Mother

25 October 1980

Season 4, Episode 2: The Family Plan/The Promoter/May the Best Man Win/Forever Engaged/The Judges: Part 1

1 November 1980


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

Kathie Browne ... Mary Ann Walker

Peter Graves ... Carl Lawrence

Ann Jillian ... Rena Ward

Brian Kerwin ... Ted Lawrence

Ted Knight ... Tom McMann

Rue McClanahan ... Mary Hubble

Darren McGavin ... Lawrence Evans

Erin Moran ... Carrie Walker

Don Most ... Marv Prine (as Donny Most)

Debbie Reynolds ... Sheila Evans

Charlene Tilton ... Emily Marcus

Dawn Wells ... Valerie Madden
Lloyd Alan ... Brian Litz
Steve Carlson ... Ed Wight

Season 4, Episode 3: The Family Plan/The Promoter/May the Best Man Win/Forever Engaged/The Judges: Part 2

1 November 1980


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

Kathie Browne ... Mary Ann Walker

Peter Graves ... Carl Lawrence

Ann Jillian ... Rena Ward

Brian Kerwin ... Ted Lawrence

Ted Knight ... Tom McMann

Rue McClanahan ... Mary Hubble

Darren McGavin ... Lawrence Evans

Erin Moran ... Carrie Walker

Don Most ... Marv Prine (as Donny Most)

Debbie Reynolds ... Sheila Evans

Charlene Tilton ... Emily Marcus

Dawn Wells ... Valerie Madden
Lloyd Alan ... Brian Litz
Steve Carlson ... Ed Wight

Season 4, Episode 4: Target Gopher/The Major's Wife/Strange Honeymoon/The Oilman Cometh

8 November 1980


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

David Cassidy ... Ted Harmes

Al Corley ... Walter Henson

Robert Culp ... Major Ross Latham
Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders ... Themselves

Pat Harrington Jr. ... Prince Hassan

Nobu McCarthy ... Nara Latham

Jo Ann Pflug ... Gloria Beaumont

Mark Pinter ... Hud Hanson

Dale Robertson ... Mason Fleers

Janet Gunn ... Herself - Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader (as Janet Fulkerson)
Jayne Ann Maxwell ... Herself - Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader
Jeanne Monfort ... Herself - Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader
Annette Bilbrey ... Herself - Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader
Debbie Lee Causey ... Herself - Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader
Carrie Currie ... Herself - Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader
Kim Kilway ... Herself - Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader
Angelia Parnell ... Herself - Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader
Teri Richardson ... Herself - Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader
Stephanie Scholz ... Herself - Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader
Nancy Townes ... Herself - Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader
Leslie Willard ... Herself - Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader
Texie Waterman ... Herself - Cheerleaders Choreographer
Suzanne Mitchell ... Herself - Cheerleaders director

H.B. Haggerty ... Abdulla
Amy Gibson ... Harriet Bryce

Season 4, Episode 5: The Mallory Quest/Julie, the Vamp/The Offer: Part 1

15 November 1980


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

Sorrell Booke ... Lucius Kergo

Bart Braverman ... Roger Markham

Gayle Hunnicutt ... Janet Mallory
Maren Jensen ... Sharon Patrick

Peter Lupus ... Dave Porter
Lani O'Grady ... Maude Victor

Pernell Roberts ... Brian Mallory
Walter Slezak ... Marcel Locksmith
Skip Stephenson ... Peter Andrews

Connie Stevens ... Marcia Rand

Dick Van Patten ... Charlie Dillinger

Jimmie Walker ... Marvin Jones
Patti MacLeod ... Miss Lottie
James Dobson ... Father Briorly
Greg Robblee ... Tom Mallory (as Gregg Robblee)

Season 4, Episode 6: The Mallory Quest/Julie, the Vamp/The Offer: Part 2

15 November 1980


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

Sorrell Booke ... Lucius Kergo

Bart Braverman ... Roger Markham

Gayle Hunnicutt ... Janet Mallory
Maren Jensen ... Sharon Patrick

Peter Lupus ... Dave Porter
Lani O'Grady ... Maude Victor

Pernell Roberts ... Brian Mallory
Walter Slezak ... Marcel Locksmith
Skip Stephenson ... Peter Andrews

Connie Stevens ... Marcia Rand

Dick Van Patten ... Charlie Dillinger

Jimmie Walker ... Marvin Jones
Patti MacLeod ... Miss Lottie
James Dobson ... Father Briorly
Greg Robblee ... Tom Mallory (as Gregg Robblee)

Season 4, Episode 7: The Horse Lover/Secretary to the Stars/Julie's Decision/Gopher and Isaac Buy a Horse/Village People Ride Again

22 November 1980


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

Loni Anderson ... Kim Holland

David Doyle ... Cliff
Charles Frank ... Tom Benson
Allen Ludden ... Paul Willis

Robert Stack ... Bret Garrett
The Village People ... Themselves (as Village People)

Betty White ... Louise Willis
David Hodo ... Himself - Hard Hat from the Village People
Felipe Rose ... Himself - Indian from the Village People
Glenn Hughes ... Himself - Leatherman from the Village People
Alex Briley ... Himself - Soldier from the Village People
Ray Simpson ... Himself - Cop from the Village People (as Raymond Simpson)

Randy Jones ... Himself - Cowboy from the Village People
Bobbie Bresee ... Sexy Woman
Terrence E. McNally ... Photographer (as Terrence McNally)
Aileen Fitzpatrick ... Reporter

Season 4, Episode 8: Tell Her She's Great/Matchmaker, Matchmaker Times Two/The Baby Alarm

29 November 1980
Two sets of parents try to get their children together. And the children are fed with them pushing them together that they decide to do something. But it blows up in their faces. A single mother looking for a guy will only date someone whom her baby likes. And Isaac's aunt and uncle come on board and her aunt who fancies herself an actress, performs and Isaac asks them to praise her and in doing so she decides to pursue it which means she will leave her husband.

Season 4, Episode 9: She Stole His Heart/Return of the Captain's Brother/Swag and Mag

6 December 1980
A kleptomaniac meets a psychiatrist who tries to help her but when they fall for each other, the psychiatrist keeps his distance. A television star comes on board and Vicki who adores him expects him to be like his character but is not. And the Captain's brother comes on the cruise to introduce the woman he is going to marry to the Captain. But a woman whom he was involved with follows and tries to woo him back to her and he finds it hard to resist her.

Gavin MacLeod ... Captain Merrill Stubing / Marshall Stubing (as O.D. Warbux) / Milo Stubing (as Sonny Wilde)

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

Arlene Dahl ... Natalie Martin

Ron Ely ... Steve Swaggart

Zsa Zsa Gabor ... Annette

Erin Gray ... Maggie Cook

Stephen Keep Mills ... Dr. Elliott Parker (as Stephen Keep)

Joan Van Ark ... Mary Sue Huggins
William Boyett ... Joe Lujack (as Bill Boyett)
Larry Cosand ... Guy
Archie Lang ... Minister
Mark Burke ... Waiter (as Mark W. Burke)

Season 4, Episode 10: Boomerang/Captain's Triangle/Out of This World

13 December 1980
A woman whom Stubing knows comes on board with her husband but is feeling neglected so he turns to him. A woman who wants to keep guys from hitting on her puts on a wedding ring. And a scientist thinks a woman is an alien and convinces Gopher of it who freaks out.

Season 4, Episode 11: That's My Dad/The Captain's Bird/Captive Audience

20 December 1980

Season 4, Episode 12: Frugal Pair, The/Doc's Dismissal/The Girl Next Door

3 January 1981

Season 4, Episode 13: Isaac's Teacher/Seal of Approval/The Successor

10 January 1981

Season 4, Episode 14: The Trigamist/Jealousy/From Here to Maternity

17 January 1981

Season 4, Episode 15: First Voyage, Last Voyage/April the Ninny/The Loan Arranger

17 January 1981

Season 4, Episode 16: Gopher's Bride/Love with a Married Man/Not Tonight, Jack!

24 January 1981

Season 4, Episode 17: Lose One, Win One/The $10,000 Lover/Mind My Wife

31 January 1981

Season 4, Episode 18: Isaac and the Mermaids/Humpty, Dumpty/Aquaphobic

7 February 1981


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
Jeff Cooper ... Humphrey Clark

David Hasselhoff ... Brian

Audra Lindley ... Vanessa Norris
Louis Nye ... Glenn Dobson
Anita Pointer ... Jenny (as The Pointer Sisters)
June Pointer ... Kate (as The Pointer Sisters)
Ruth Pointer ... Georgia (as The Pointer Sisters)
Suzanne Kent ... Mrs. Burns

Jason Hervey ... Billy

Season 4, Episode 19: Return of the Ninny/Touchdown Twins/Split Personality

14 February 1981

Season 4, Episode 20: Quiet, My Wife's Listening/Eye of the Beholder/The Nudist from Sunshine Gardens

21 February 1981

Season 4, Episode 21: Black Sheep/Hometown Doc/Clothes Make the Girl

28 February 1981
Isaac's uncle who's not exactly been an upstanding guy comes on board. And a government agent tells the Captain that he is following Isaac's uncle he thinks he's involved in something that's not exactly legal. A member of the crew is attracted to a passenger but her mother is hoping she can snag a wealthy man. So he borrows another passenger's clothes and pretends to be a man of means. And a guy from Doc's hometown whom he helped send to medical school so that their hometown can have a doctor comes on board to introduce Doc to his fiancée and tells him that he's not going to practice in their hometown. So Doc decides to resign and be the doctor of his hometown.

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
John Beradino ... Dr. Cotts

Larry Breeding ... Johnny Gilmore

Lee Meriwether ... Ann Marshall

Cindy Morgan ... Tracy Cotts
Randy Powell ... Dr. Mike Lucus (as Randolph Powell)

Vernee Watson-Johnson ... Alita Daniels (as Vernee Watson)

Demond Wilson ... Jesse, Isaac's Uncle

Robert Ginty ... Donald Gray
Steve Doubet ... Jay Bostwick
Kyle Aletter ... Suzy Marshall

Season 4, Episode 22: I Love You Too, Smith/Mamma and Me/Sally's Paradise

7 March 1981

Season 4, Episode 23: The Duel/Two for Julie/Aunt Hilly

14 March 1981

Season 4, Episode 24: Vicki and the Gambler/Love with a Skinny Stranger/That Old Gang of Mine

11 April 1981

Season 4, Episode 25: Model Marriage, A/This Year's Model/Original Sin/Vogue Rogue/Too Clothes for Comfort: Part 1

3 October 1981


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

Anne Baxter ... Priscilla Crawford
Geoffrey Beene ... Himself

Morgan Brittany ... Liz

Mike Connors ... Sidney Sloan

Cristina Ferrare ... Melissa Monday

Richard Gilliland ... Harry

Halston ... Himself
Jayne Kennedy ... Ms. Farrell

Bob Mackie ... Himself

Dick Shawn ... Harvey Blanchard

Bobby Short ... Himself

Elke Sommer ... Benita James

Camilla Sparv ... Joanne Atkins

McLean Stevenson ... Bob Crawford
Gloria Vanderbilt ... Herself

Robert Vaughn ... Charlie Paris

Steve Franken ... Harry Mason
Debra Clinger ... Mandy Blanchard
J.J. Barry ... Frank Bingle
Chris Marlowe ... Larry

Stephanie Shayne ... Maid (uncredited)

Season 4, Episode 26: Model Marriage, A/This Year's Model/Original Sin/Vogue Rogue/Too Clothes for Comfort: Part 2

3 October 1981


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

Anne Baxter ... Priscilla Crawford
Geoffrey Beene ... Himself

Morgan Brittany ... Liz

Mike Connors ... Sidney Sloan

Cristina Ferrare ... Melissa Monday

Richard Gilliland ... Harry

Halston ... Himself
Jayne Kennedy ... Ms. Farrell

Bob Mackie ... Himself

Dick Shawn ... Harvey Blanchard

Bobby Short ... Himself

Elke Sommer ... Benita James

Camilla Sparv ... Joanne Atkins

McLean Stevenson ... Bob Crawford
Gloria Vanderbilt ... Herself

Robert Vaughn ... Charlie Paris

Steve Franken ... Harry Mason
Debra Clinger ... Mandy Blanchard
J.J. Barry ... Frank Bingle
Chris Marlowe ... Larry

Stephanie Shayne ... Maid (uncredited)

Season 4, Episode 27: Maid for Each Other/Lost and Found/Then There Were Two

9 May 1981

Season 4, Episode 28: Tony and Julie/Separate Beds/America's Sweetheart

16 May 1981
Julie has a run in with a guy who turns out to be a passenger and they butt heads. A young actress comes on board and makes a fool of Vicki. And an estranged husband and wife,one of whom is neat freak and the other a slob find themselves not only on the ship but in the same cabin.

Season 5


Season 5, Episode 1: Expedition, The/Julie's Wedding/The Mongala/Julie's Replacement/The Three R's/The Professor's Wife: Part 1

10 October 1981

Season 5, Episode 2: Expedition, The/Julie's Wedding/The Mongala/Julie's Replacement/The Three R's/The Professor's Wife: Part 2

10 October 1981

Season 5, Episode 3: Two Grapes on the Vine/Aunt Sylvia/Deductible Divorce

17 October 1981

Season 5, Episode 4: Incredible Hunk, The/Isaac, the Marriage Counselor/Jewels & Jim

24 October 1981
A guy whom Julie booked to entertain the passengers, is a male stripper. He's also a teacher and runs into the head of the PTA and tries to keep her from seeing him perform. A guy whose wife just left comes on board and is suicidal. Isaac tries to help by calling his wife but she refuses to talk to him. So Isaac tries to set him up with some girls but his wife shows up. And the Captain recognizes one of the passengers as a known jewel thief. And when someone's jewels are stolen the Captain suspects him.

Season 5, Episode 5: Country Blues/Daddy's Little Girl/Jackpot

31 October 1981

Season 5, Episode 6: Chef's Special/Beginning Anew/Kleinschmidt

7 November 1981

Season 5, Episode 7: The Lady from Laramie/Vicki Swings/Phantom Bride

14 November 1981

Season 5, Episode 8: Farnsworth's Fling/Three in a Bed/I Remember Helen/Merrill, Melanie & Melanesia/Gopher Farnsworth Smith: Part 1

21 November 1981
The crew is in Australia to work on one of the cruise lines ships based there. And a wealthy man named Fransworth 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 the them is his niece, Marcia 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, who has a knack of getting wealthy men to marry her. And he asks his niece, Jenny and her husband, Bud to come but they're divorced so they have to pretend that they're still married. But when her boyfriend calls, he comes on-board and refuses to leave and when he's told there no more cabins, he stays with them. And Farnsworth's secretary and niece, Eloise gets him a replacement valet, Wayne who's not exactly what he's use to. And Wayne and Eloise get close. Stubbing meets the daughter of an old flame, Melanie. And when he as to go, she decides to join him and he keeps his distance cause he can't seem to tell her from her late mother. And Julie can't help but think about Tony, the guy she nearly married but chose not to because he was dying.

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 ... David Selkirk
Elizabeth The Koala ... Herself
Russell Newman ... Frank Farnsworth

Anthony Andrews ... Tony Selkirk

Linda Evans ... Jessica

Morgan Fairchild ... Jenny Boyer
Grant Goodeve ... Bud
Beth Howland ... Eloise Farnsworth
Margaret Laurence ... Melanie Kalani
Patti MacLeod ... Hazel Farnsworth

Ethel Merman ... Roz Smith

Jessica Walter ... Marcia Smith

Lloyd Bridges ... William Otis Farnsworth
Graham Kennedy ... Port Vila Jeweller

Jim Nabors ... Wayne Bouton, the valet

Season 5, Episode 9: Farnsworth's Fling/Three in a Bed/I Remember Helen/Merrill, Melanie & Melanesia/Gopher Farnsworth Smith: Part 2

21 November 1981


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

Anthony Andrews ... Tony Selkirk

Lloyd Bridges ... William Otis Farnsworth
Elizabeth The Koala ... Herself

Linda Evans ... Jessica

Morgan Fairchild ... Jenny Boyer
Grant Goodeve ... Bud
Beth Howland ... Eloise Farnsworth
Graham Kennedy ... Port Vila Jeweller (credit only)
Margaret Laurence ... Melanie Kalani
Patti MacLeod ... Hazel Farnsworth

Ethel Merman ... Roz Smith

Jim Nabors ... Wayne Bouton, the valet

Jessica Walter ... Marcia Smith
Alan Fletcher ... Martin Blake
Brendon Lunney ... David Selkirk
Russell Newman ... Frank Farnsworth

Season 5, Episode 10: Love, Honor, and Obey/Gladys and Agnes/Radioactive Isaac

28 November 1981

Season 5, Episode 11: He's My Brother/Zeke and Zelda/Teach Me Tonight

5 December 1981
Two stowaways pretend to be another couple, and they start charging things not knowing that the crew members who approve them will have to pay for what they charge. A woman meets the author of a book she's reading. And Doc's brother comes on board and has a lot of pent up resentment for him.

Season 5, Episode 12: Take a Letter, Vicki/The Floating Bridge Game/The Joy of Celibacy

12 December 1981

Season 5, Episode 13: Doc Take the Fifth/Safety Last/A Business Affair

2 January 1982
Doc arrives back from holidays and introduces his new wife of a couple of hours to the crew. Don Adams is a Safety Investigator on holidays but finds danger around every corner on board the ship. The president of a financial group comes aboard to talk his female VP out of resigning due to untrue rumors about them having an affair.

Season 5, Episode 14: Good Neighbors/Captain's Portrait/Familiar Faces

9 January 1982
Two passengers meet during the boarding and although attracted to one another, they find they live at the same address and the lady has a rule about dating someone who lives in her own apartment building. The Captain is to greet a famous female artist aboard who has been commissioned by the ship line to paint his portrait. A romance begins and the artist decides to paint an unconventional portrait of the captain, naked, and from memory. When a couple on their honeymoon board, an older passenger vaguely recognizes the younger man's face, but can't recall where he knows him from. The young honeymooner knows exactly where they first met, but denies knowing the older man.

Season 5, Episode 15: I Don't Play Anymore/Gopher's Roomate/Crazy for You

23 January 1982
Gopher thinks he knows a female passenger but just can't remember from where. And when she reveals how they know each other shocks him. And a man who feigned being mentally ill so that he could get his full pension is being followed by a woman who tasked with proving he's faking. And a concert pianist who has stopped playing because he has arthritis is being pestered by some fans to play. Initially he refuses but upon meeting one of the ship's staff who needs an operation, he offers to play.

Season 5, Episode 16: Green, But Not Jolly/Past Perfect Love/Instant Family

30 January 1982

Season 5, Episode 17: The Return of the Captain's Lady/Love Ain't Illegal/The Irresistible Man

6 February 1982
And old flame of the Captain's returns for a cruise. As the captain prepares to propose, Doc and Isaac find news which will cause the Captain some distress. Two business partners and their secretary join the cruise to celebrate winning a large contract. One partner is not as honest as he seems and tries to use his secretary's love for him to cover his under-handed tricks. In an attempt to get attention from a woman he cares for, a passenger reports that he's been sexually attacked by an unknown female passenger in a darkened hall closet.

Season 5, Episode 18: His Girls Friday/A Wife for Wilfred/The Girl Who Stood Still

13 February 1982
A businessman takes his prissy secretary on a business trip. When he meets a dizzy blonde, his problem is how does he get his secretary to quit, so he can hire the blonde. Wilfred offers the crew $10,000 if they can find him a pretty wife. He's soon surrounded by five beautiful women, all fighting for his attention, and the crew trying to win a quick ten grand. Two childhood sweethearts separated since school meet up on the cruise. How does the girl tell her old boyfriend that she now lives with a back brace due to a spine disease.

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 (credit only)

Lauren Tewes ... Cruise Director Julie McCoy

Judy Landers ... Cindy Nevins

Rue McClanahan ... Doris Simpson

Vera Miles ... Bess Hensinger
Denise Miller ... Abigail
Jimmy Osmond ... Jim

Tom Smothers ... Wildred Davis

Connie Stevens ... Marilyn Davis

Dick Van Patten ... Howard Ethan
Eric Mason ... Senor Martinez

Francis X. McCarthy ... Lloyd (as Frank McCarthy)
Ginny Cooper ... Irene
Kari Lloyd ... Arlene
Rieneke ... Jennifer
Lesa Weis ... Gwen

Season 5, Episode 19: New York, A.C./Live It Up/All's Fair in Love and War

20 February 1982

Season 5, Episode 20: The Musical/My Ex-Mom/The Show Must Go On/The Pest/My Aunt, the Worrier: Part 1

27 February 1982

Season 5, Episode 21: The Musical/My Ex-Mom/The Show Must Go On/The Pest/My Aunt, the Worrier: Part 2

27 February 1982