Operation Petticoat (1977–1979)

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It's hijinks on the high seas when a U.S. submarine has to take on a collection of female nurses. Somehow or another, the sub gets painted pink in the process.

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 Lt. Dolores Crandall (33 episodes, 1977-1979)
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 Seaman 'Doom & Gloom' Broom / ... (33 episodes, 1977-1979)
Richard Brestoff ...
 Yeoman Hunkle (32 episodes, 1977-1979)
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 Lt. Cmdr. Matthew Sherman (23 episodes, 1977-1978)
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 Lt. Nick Holden (23 episodes, 1977-1978)
Yvonne Wilder ...
 Major Edna Howard (23 episodes, 1977-1978)
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 Lt. Barbara Duran (23 episodes, 1977-1978)
Dorrie Thomson ...
 Lt. Ruth Colfax (23 episodes, 1977-1978)
Bond Gideon ...
 Lt. Claire Reid (23 episodes, 1977-1978)
Christopher J. Brown ...
 Ensign Stovall (23 episodes, 1977-1978)
Kraig Cassity ...
 Seaman Dooley (23 episodes, 1977-1978)
Wayne Long ...
 Chief Herbert Molumphrey (23 episodes, 1977-1978)
Richard Marion ...
 Pharmacist's Mate Williams (23 episodes, 1977-1978)
Michael Mazes ...
 Radioman Gossett (23 episodes, 1977-1978)
Jack Murdock ...
 Chief Machinist's Mate Tostin (23 episodes, 1977-1978)
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 Ramon Gallardo (23 episodes, 1977-1978)
Peter Schuck ...
 Seaman Horwich (23 episodes, 1977-1978)
Raymond Singer ...
 Lt. Watson (23 episodes, 1977-1978)
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It's hijinks on the high seas when a U.S. submarine has to take on a collection of female nurses. Somehow or another, the sub gets painted pink in the process. Written by Afterburner <aburner@erols.com>

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17 September 1977 (USA)  »

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Life in the Pink  »

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(24 episodes)

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Melinda Naud, Richard Brestoff and Jim Varney were the only actors from season one that were rehired for season two. See more »

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12 July 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

While a lot of people are familiar with the John Astin version most don't even realize there was a second season with an entirely new cast and many new characters. I loved the Astin version when I was a kid but don't even remember Season Two.

It's hard to picture Montooth's Bender replacing Lt. Holden.

Nor does it seem to have the same humor and the Pink Submarine bit was getting rather old.

Worse they turned the Sub from a combat sub into a glorified hospital ship.

They should have let it go when the first cast was cut.


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