Sea Hunt: Season 1, Episode 6

Female of the Species (15 Feb. 1958)

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Although Kay Dalton is terrified of the sea, she is determined to dive for a cache of stolen diamonds.



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Episode complete credited cast:
Susan Morrow ...
Kay Dalton / Joanna Mason
Larry Thor ...
Pete Zawicki
Robert Shield ...
Dr. Jeremiah Kearns (as Bob Shield)
Susan Dorn ...
Joanna's Sister
Phil Arnold ...
Jeff Kinder


A mysterious woman who's hired Mike for private diving lessons proves so inept that, after a week, Mike drops her fearing she'll accidentally kill herself. Her motivation for the lessons becomes clear when an insurance investigator shows up; her boyfriend is doing time for a jewel heist and the loot is stashed 150 feet down. Written by Jay Phelps <>

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(Westrex Recording System)

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1.33 : 1
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When Kay is diving alone it is obvious the scenes were filmed in a large aquarium or tank as windows can be seen in the background. See more »

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