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23 September 1983 (USA) See more »
An orangutan accidentally raised to genius human-level intelligence secretly works in Washington, DC as a political adviser. Full summary »
Nominated for Primetime Emmy. Another 3 nominations See more »
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 (Series Cast [7])

Leonard Frey ... Raymond Holyoke (13 episodes, 1983)
Tim Dunigan ... Tommy Atwood (13 episodes, 1983)

Terri Garber ... Dr. Judy Tyson (13 episodes, 1983)
Laura Jacoby ... Ellie Atwood (13 episodes, 1983)

Stuart Margolin ... Dr. Klein (13 episodes, 1983)
Ed. Weinberger ... Cha Cha / ... (13 episodes, 1983)
C.J. the Orangutan ... Cha Cha / ... (13 episodes, 1983)

Series Directed by
Gerald Hirschfeld (6 episodes, 1983)
Ed. Weinberger (4 episodes, 1983)
Stan Daniels (2 episodes, 1983)
Series Writing credits
Stan Daniels (13 episodes, 1983)
David Lloyd (13 episodes, 1983)
Ed. Weinberger (13 episodes, 1983)

Series Original Music by
Patrick Williams (5 episodes, 1983)
Series Production Design by
Gene Callahan (2 episodes, 1983)
Series Art Direction by
Hub Braden (13 episodes, 1983)
Series Set Decoration by
Robert Gould (11 episodes, 1983)
Lee Poll (2 episodes, 1983)
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Joseph Paul Moore .... second assistant director (13 episodes, 1983)
Ira Shuman .... first assistant director (13 episodes, 1983)
Randy Carter .... first assistant director (2 episodes, 1983)
Series Art Department
Jerry Esposito Jr. .... construction coordinator (13 episodes, 1983)
Jack Mann .... property master (13 episodes, 1983)
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Doug Mathias .... gaffer (3 episodes, 1983)

Owen Marsh .... camera operator (unknown episodes, 1983)
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Sanford Slepak .... costume supervisor (5 episodes, 1983)
Series Other crew
Ralph Helfer .... animal supervisor: Gentle Jungle [us] (13 episodes, 1983)

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Additional Details

30 min

Did You Know?

Wallace Shawn was originally set to voice Mr. Smith, but changed his mind when he realized, were he to die, that his last project would be that of a talking orangutan.See more »
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Referenced in Island of the Dead (2000) (TV)See more »


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