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"Little House on the Prairie" Wilder and Wilder (1980)

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Blanche Hanalis (developed for television by)
Laura Ingalls Wilder (based upon the series of books "Little House" by) ...
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Original Air Date:
11 February 1980 (Season 6, Episode 20)
Almanzo's indolent brother, Perley, comes to town. Knowing that Almanzo's interest in a much younger Laura has deepened... See more » | Add synopsis »


 (Episode Cast) (in credits order)

Michael Landon ... Charles Ingalls

Karen Grassle ... Caroline Ingalls

Melissa Gilbert ... Laura Ingalls

Melissa Sue Anderson ... Mary Ingalls Kendall (credit only)

Rachel Lindsay Greenbush ... Carrie Ingalls (as Lindsay Sidney Greenbush)

Sidney Greenbush ... Carrie Ingalls (as Lindsay Sidney Greenbush)

Richard Bull ... Nels Oleson

Kevin Hagen ... Dr. Hiram Baker

Alison Arngrim ... Nellie Oleson

Scottie MacGregor ... Harriet Oleson (as Katherine MacGregor)

Jonathan Gilbert ... Willie Oleson

Dabbs Greer ... Reverend Robert Alden

Merlin Olsen ... Jonathan Garvey

Patrick Labyorteaux ... Andrew 'Andy' Garvey (as Patrick Laborteaux)

Matthew Labyorteaux ... Albert Quinn Ingalls

Lucy Lee Flippin ... Eliza Jane Wilder

Dean Butler ... Almanzo James Wilder
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Charles Bloom ... Perley Day Wilder
Bill Cross ... Mr. Parker
Kay Howell ... Mrs. Parker
James Jeter ... Hans Dorfler
Stacey Sipes ... Penelope Parker
Brenda Turnbaugh ... Grace Ingalls (uncredited)
Wendi Turnbaugh ... Grace Ingalls (uncredited)

Episode Crew
Directed by
Maury Dexter 
Writing credits
Blanche Hanalis (developed for television by)

Laura Ingalls Wilder (based upon the series of books "Little House" by)

John T. Dugan 

Produced by
Michael Landon .... executive producer
Kent McCray .... producer
Original Music by
David Rose 
Cinematography by
Haskell B. Boggs (director of photography) (as Haskell Boggs)
Film Editing by
John Loeffler 
Casting by
Susan McCray  (as Susan Sukman)
Art Direction by
Walter M. Jefferies 
Set Decoration by
Donald E. Webb  (as Don Webb)
Makeup Department
Larry Germain .... hair stylist
Allan Snyder .... makeup artist
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
James B. Greer .... second assistant director
Reid Rummage .... assistant director
Art Department
Dean Wilson .... property master
Sound Department
Vince Gutierrez .... sound effects editor
Frank Meadows .... sound recordist
M. Curtis Price .... sound recordist
Duncan McEwan .... sound loader (uncredited)
Camera and Electrical Department
Ron Housiaux .... key grip
Kenneth Hunter .... camera operator
Lon Massey III .... gaffer
Ronald L. Vargas Jr. .... first assistant camera
Casting Department
Frank Kennedy .... extras casting: locations (uncredited)
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Richalene Kelsay .... costumer: women
Mike Termini .... costumer: men
Editorial Department
Edward P. Ancona Jr. .... color consultant (as Edward P. Ancona)
Marvin Coil .... supervising editor
Kay Suffern .... negative cutter
Music Department
Fred Prior .... music editor
Other crew
John T. Dugan .... executive story consultant
Blanche Hanalis .... developed for television by
Erika Wernher .... script supervisor
Gary L. Wohlleben .... production controller (as Gary Wohlleben)

Series Crew
These people are regular crew members. Were they in this episode?
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Blanche Hanalis  developed for television by
Ande Lamb 

Produced by
Winston Miller .... producer (7 episodes 1974)
Makeup Department
Lynn F. Reynolds .... makeup artist (7 episodes 1982) (as Lynn Reynolds)
Gladys Witten .... hair stylist (8 episodes 1977 and 4 episodes 1981)
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Buck Edwards .... second assistant director (episode "Chicago (1981)" and multiple episodes 1982-1983)
Robert Enrietto .... assistant director (7 episodes 1982-1983)
James B. Greer .... second assistant director (6 episodes 1979-1980)
Ronald Martinez .... assistant director (11 episodes 1982-1983) (as Ron Martinez)
Reid Rummage .... assistant director (21 episodes in seasons 6, 8 and 9)
Sound Department
Marty Church .... foley mixer
Barry Thomas .... sound recordist (13 episodes 1977) (as Barry D. Thomas)
Bob Herron .... stunts
Chuck Hicks .... stunts
Whitey Hughes .... stunts
Loren Janes .... stunts
Gene LeBell .... stunts
Jack Lilley .... stunt coordinator
George Orrison .... stunts
Neil Summers .... stunts
Camera and Electrical Department
Ron Cardarelli .... key grip (1979-1980)
Ron Housiaux .... key grip (1979-1983)
Kenji Takama .... camera intern
Casting Department
Dottie O'Brien .... extras casting
John O'Brien .... extras casting
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Dallas D. Dornan .... costumer: men (17 episodes 1982-1983) (as Dallas Dornan)
Music Department
John Massari .... orchestrator (1980-1983)
Other crew
John T. Dugan .... story consultant (9 episodes 1978)
Bill McCamey .... on-set nurse
Michael Thomas Slifkin .... kid's talent coach (1979-1981)
Shirley Ulmer .... script supervisor
Erika Wernher .... script supervisor (4 episodes 1983)
Production CompaniesDistributors

Additional Details

USA:60 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
USA:TV-G (some epiosodes)

Did You Know?

Almanzo James Wilder was the fifth child born to James and Angeline Day Wilder near Malone, New York. Almanzo's siblings were; Laura Ann, Royal Gould, Eliza Jane, Alice M. and Pearly Day.See more »
Continuity: Jonathan mentions that his wife Alice is away for her mother's birthday, despite that Alice had died two episodes (and airing two weeks) before.See more »
Laura Ingalls:Where are you going?
Almanzo James Wilder:I'm gonna kill Pearly Day!
See more »

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