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"The Love Boat" Farnsworth's Fling/Three in a Bed/I Remember Helen/Merrill, Melanie & Melanesia/Gopher Farnsworth Smith: Part 1 (1981)

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Art Baer (written by) (segment)
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Original Air Date:
21 November 1981 (Season 5, Episode 8)
The crew is in Australia to work on one of the cruise line's ships based there. And a wealthy man named... See more » | Add synopsis »


 (Episode Cast) (in credits order)

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 (archive footage)
Elizabeth The Koala ... Herself
Russell Newman ... Frank Farnsworth

Anthony Andrews ... Tony Selkirk (archive footage)

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

Episode Crew
Directed by
Richard Kinon 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Art Baer  written by (segment "Gopher Farnsworth Smith")
Wilford Lloyd Baumes  developed by (as W.L. Baumes)
Fred S. Fox  written by (segments "Farnsworth's Fling", "Three in a Bed" and "I Remember Helen")
Seaman Jacobs  written by (segments "Farnsworth's Fling", "Three in a Bed" and "I Remember Helen")
Ray Jessel  written by (segment "Merrill, Melanie & Melanesia")
Ben Joelson  written by (segment "Gopher Farnsworth Smith")
Jeraldine Saunders  suggested by

Produced by
Art Baer .... producer
Henry Colman .... producer
Douglas S. Cramer .... executive producer
Hudson Hickman .... associate producer
Ben Joelson .... producer
Aaron Spelling .... executive producer
Original Music by
Ben Lanzarone 
Cinematography by
Robert C. Moreno (director of photography)
Film Editing by
Norman Wallerstein 
Casting by
Dennis Hammer 
Art Direction by
Darrell Lass 
Set Decoration by
Martin O'Neill 
Costume Design by
Nolan Miller 
Makeup Department
Naomi Cavin .... hair stylist (as Naoma Cavin)
Jeffrey Hamilton .... makeup artist
Production Management
Don Hall .... post-production supervisor
Norman Henry .... executive production manager
Al Kraus .... supervising production manager
Michael S. McLean .... executive in charge of post-production
William A. Porter .... production manager
William A. Porter .... production supervisor
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Ann Kindberg .... first assistant director
Michael S. McLean .... second unit director
Lorraine Raglin .... second assistant director
Art Department
Roger Montesano .... property master
Sound Department
Rocky Moriana Jr. .... sound effects editor
Laurie Napier .... sound engineer
Jerry Pirozzi .... sound effects editor
Robert Nichols II .... sound recordist (uncredited)
Dennis C. Salcedo .... sound utility (uncredited)
Casting Department
Adam Rich .... casting associate
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Sharon Swenson .... costumer: women
Larry Velasco .... costumer: men
Editorial Department
Norman Wallerstein .... supervising film editor
Arnold Baker .... assistant post-production supervisor (uncredited)
Location Management
Bob Gray .... location manager
Music Department
Charles Fox .... composer: theme music
Franklin Jones Jr. .... score mixer
Jack Jones .... singer: theme music
Rocky Moriana .... music supervisor
Scott Stambler .... music editor
Paul Williams .... lyricist: theme music
Transportation Department
Stanley Storc .... driver (uncredited)
Other crew
Richard Albrecht .... story editor
Jill Baer .... story editor
Bret Garwood .... executive coordinator
Casey Keller .... story editor
Phill Norman .... title design
Helen Parker .... script supervisor
Christopher Vane .... story editor
Tony Webster .... executive script consultant
Stan Rodarte .... stand-in (uncredited)

Series Crew
These people are regular crew members. Were they in this episode?
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Wilford Lloyd Baumes  developed by (as Wilfred Lloyd Baumes)
Billy Crystal 
Simon Muntner 

Produced by
Allen Brown .... producer (1978)
Alan Rafkin .... producer (1978)
Paul Stanley .... producer (1978)
Film Editing by
Kenneth Miller 
Terry M. Pickford 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Bernard F. Basley .... second second assistant director (1985)
Sound Department
Kevin Kearney .... sound recordist (1981)
Greg P. Russell .... sound recordist
Jerry Brutsche .... stunts
Leslie Hoffman .... stunts: 78' high fall off love boat
Tony Snegoff .... stunts
Camera and Electrical Department
James F. Cornick .... best boy (1989-1993)
Scott Hamilton .... still photographer
Serge Poupis .... assistant camera
Serge Poupis .... first assistant camera
Joe Valdez .... second assistant camera
Other crew
Art Scholl .... pilot (1984)
Production CompaniesDistributors

Additional Details

60 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:


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