"Ray", a man of mystery, gets people out of trouble, asking for favors in return.
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1987   1986   1985  
Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Ray is a shadowy character with a mysterious 'secret agent' past. People in trouble often come to him for help, since he has a lot of important and powerful contacts. He refuses to be paid for his services; however, those seeking his assistance must promise him a favor. Some time in the future, Ray will come to them and ask to collect on that favor, giving them some task that is often arduous and/or dangerous. The title of the show comes from the vintage Corvette Stingray that Ray drives. Written by Tad Dibbern <DIBBERN_D@a1.mscf.upenn.edu>

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14 July 1985 (USA)  »

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Trivia

"Stingray" attracted his clients by advertising a black 1965 Chevrolet Corvette "for barter only". See more »

Quotes

David Warren: You've had a lot of exposure. Check yourself into a hospital.
Ray: Have you ever tasted the food in a hospital?
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The end credits were played over behind-the-scenes photos of the making of that week's episode See more »

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Follows Stingray (1985) See more »

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Wonderful show that was woefully short-lived.
5 August 2001 | by See all my reviews

I got hooked on the late night reruns of the show during the late 80s. The show had interesting storylines, an intriguing main character, and some beautiful songs. My favorite songs being "I'll Fly Away", "Ether", and the song from the episode featuring the construction project over the sacred Indian burial ground. I just love rewatching those episodes and I never get sick of those songs.


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