The Love Boat

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The Love Boat

American television series set on a cruise ship, which aired on the ABC Television Network from September 24, 1977, until February 27, 1987 add

Category: Movies & TV (401)

Launched in 1960.

Countries: United States (87%), United Kingdom (3%), (3%)

Main connections: Ted Lange, Gunsmoke, Amanda Lear

Linked to: American Broadcasting Company, Three's Company, Mediaset, Princess Cruises

 

Timeline


 

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1960

The executive producer for the series was Aaron Spelling, who produced several successful series for ABC from the 1960s into the 1980s add something


1961

Gertrude Flynn - She guest starred on over a dozen TV series including "The Millionaire", "Alfred Hitchcock Presents", "Maverick", "Dr Kildare", "Perry Mason", "Gunsmoke" and "The Love Boat" and most notably the classic 1961 "The Twilight Zone" episode, "Will the Real Martian Please Stand Up"


1970

Jane Wyman - After those pilots were not picked up, Wyman went into semi-retirement and remained there for most of the 1970s, although she did make guest appearances on "Charlie's Angels" and "The Love Boat"

 

Dack Rambo - During the 1970s and 1980s, he made guest appearances on "Marcus Welby, M.D.", "House Calls", "Wonder Woman", "Charlie's Angels", "All My Children", "Fantasy Island", "The Love Boat", "Hotel" and "Murder, She Wrote"

 

Paul Burke (actor) - During the 1970s, he appeared in three episodes each of ABC's "The Love Boat" and CBS's "Medical Center"

 

Bill Bixby - During the 1970s, he made guest-appearances on TV series such as "Ironside", "Insight", "Barbary Coast", "The Love Boat", "Medical Center", four episodes of "Love, American Style", "Fantasy Island", and two episodes each of "The Streets of San Francisco", and Rod Serling's "Night Gallery"

 

Richard Anderson - In addition to his appearances on "The Six Million Dollar Man" and "The Bionic Woman" in the 1970s, Anderson guest starred on "Hawaii Five-O", "Gunsmoke", "Ironside", "Columbo" and "The Love Boat"

 

Lana Turner - In the 1970s and 1980s, Turner appeared in several television roles, most notably as a guest star for several episodes on the series "Falcon Crest" as the mysterious Jaqueline Perrault and "The Love Boat", but the majority of her final decade was spent out of the public eye

 

Terry Kiser - It was during the 1970s and early 1980s that Kiser became a familiar face on episodic television, most notably "Three's Company", "The Love Boat", "Night Court" and "The Golden Girls"

 

Michele Lee - Lee became a busy guest actor in the 1970s, appearing in "Marcus Welby, M.D.", "Alias Smith and Jones", "Night Gallery", "Love, American Style", "Fantasy Island" and "The Love Boat"

 

Patti Davis - She made a number of supporting acting appearances in the late 1970s and early 1980s, guest starring on shows such as "The Love Boat", "CHiPs", "Nero Wolfe" and "Fantasy Island"

 

Amanda Lear - The album offered club-friendly tracks like "I Just Wanna Dance Again" and cult 1970s TV theme "The Love Boat", both issued as singles and featuring remixes by prominent names in the world of dance music such as French electro-house DJ Laurent Wolf, Spanish production team Pumpin' Dolls and Junior Vasquez

 

Joyce Jameson - Towards the late 1970s she appeared in "Charlie's Angels" and in the early 1980s "The Love Boat"

 

Meeno Peluce - With dark curly hair and pixieish looks, Peluce made guest appearances on American television programs during the 1970s and early 1980s, including "Starsky and Hutch", "Benson", "The Love Boat", "Diff'rent Strokes", "The Incredible Hulk", "Happy Days", "The A-Team", "Silver Spoons", "Manimal", "Remington Steele", and on "Punky Brewster" with his half-sister


1973

Bill Bixby - In addition to their earlier appearance together on "Courtship", Benet guest-starred with him on his "The Magician" series in 1973, did an episode of "The Love Boat" with him in 1977, and guested on his "The Incredible Hulk" program in 1980 just before they divorced


1974

Ted Lange - After appearing in the film "Black Belt Jones" in 1974, he portrayed Junior on the series "That's My Mama" before landing the role of the ship's bartender, Isaac on "The Love Boat" in 1977, opposite favorite idol Gavin MacLeod

 

Craig Stevens (actor) - Other TV roles included the 1974 TV movie "Killer Bees" with Gloria Swanson and guest appearances on several popular series including "Quincy, M.E.", "The Love Boat", "Fantasy Island", "Happy Days", "Hotel", and "Murder, She Wrote"


1976

The original 1976 made-for-TV movie on which the show was based was itself based on the nonfiction book "The Love Boats" by Jeraldine Saunders, a real-life cruise director add something


1977

"'The Love Boat"' is an American television series set on a cruise ship, which aired on the ABC Television Network from September 24, 1977, until February 27, 1987 add something


1978

The song has since been recorded and released commercially by Charo in 1978 and Amanda Lear in 2001 add something

 

Shelley Long - In 1978 she guest starred in an episode of The Love Boat


1979

Robert Cummings - He appeared as Gopher's dad Eliott Smith on "The Love Boat" in 1979

 

Patsy Kelly - Kelly's last onscreen appearance was a guest spot in a two-part episode of "The Love Boat" in 1979


1980

Dean Butler (actor) - During the 1980s and '90s Butler was a frequent guest-star on TV series including "Murder, She Wrote", "Who's the Boss-", "The Love Boat" and "JAG"

 

Ruta Lee - During the 1980s, she lent her voice to episodes of "The Flintstones Comedy Show" and "The Smurfs", in addition to guest roles on "CHiPs", "The Love Boat", and "Charles in Charge"

 

Jane Powell - In the 1980s she again guested on "The Love Boat" and "Fantasy Island"

 

Stella Stevens - In the 1980s she continued to work regularly in popular television series such as "Newhart" , "The Love Boat" , "Fantasy Island" , "Highway to Heaven" , "Murder, She Wrote" , "Magnum, P.I." , and "Father Dowling Mysteries"


1981

In 1981, P&O Cruises' "Sea Princess" was used for the special two-hour episode "Julie's Wedding", set in and around Australia, and guest-starring Lloyd Bridges, Katherine Helmond, Harry Morgan, Patrick Duffy and Anthony Andrews, among others add something

 

Grant Goodeve - When "Eight Is Enough" ended in 1981, Goodeve appeared in guest roles in series such as "The Love Boat", "T.J. Hooker", "Dynasty", and "Fantasy Island", among others


1982

Ann Miller - She appeared in a special 1982 episode of "The Love Boat", joined by fellow showbiz legends Ethel Merman, Carol Channing, Della Reese, Van Johnson, and Cab Calloway in a storyline that cast them as older relatives of the show's regular characters


1983

Luise Rainer - She took a dual role in a 1983 episode of "The Love Boat"


1984

It was part of ABC's popular Saturday night lineup that included "Fantasy Island" until that show ended in 1984 add something

 

Deborah Shelton - She later starred in the 1984 film "Body Double" and made frequent guest appearances on television shows such as "Fantasy Island", "The A-Team", "T. J. Hooker", "The Fall Guy", "Cheers", "The Love Boat", "Riptide", and "Get a Life"


1985

Rex Smith - Smith is best known for his role as motorcycle police officer Jesse Mach in the short-running 1985 television series "Street Hawk", but he has made guest appearances on a variety of television shows, such as "The Love Boat", "Baywatch", "Caroline in the City" and "JAG"

 

Teri Hatcher - From September 1985 to May 1986 she joined the cast of the TV series "The Love Boat", playing the role of "Amy", one of the "Mermaid" showgirls


1988

Tim Robbins - He played in "The Love Boat", as a young version of one of the characters in retrospection about Second World War. His breakthrough role was as pitcher Ebby Calvin "Nuke" LaLoosh in the 1988 baseball film "Bull Durham"


1992

Corey Parker (actor) - He has appeared on television shows such as "thirtysomething", "Eddie Dodd", "Blue Skies", "The Love Boat" and "Encino Woman", and co-starred with Téa Leoni in the 1992-93 Fox sitcom "Flying Blind"


1994

Corey Parker (actor) - He has appeared on television shows such as "thirtysomething", "Broadway Bound", "Eddie Dodd", "Blue Skies", "The Love Boat" and "Encino Woman", and co-starred with Téa Leoni in the 1992-93 Fox sitcom "Flying Blind"


1997

In 1997, the episode with segment titles "Hidden Treasure," "Picture from the Past," and "Ace's Salary" was ranked No. 82 on TV Guide's 100 Greatest Episodes of All Time add something


2014

During the summer of 2014, Me-TV aired the program Monday through Friday at 10:00 a add something


2017

Ted Lange - The Love Boat - Lange said in a 2017 interview with The Wiseguyz Show, if his mentor enjoyed all the acting/dancing on "The Love Boat" series was: "Oh yeah, sure, Gavin was wonderful

 

Season 3 will be released on January 17, 2017 add something

 

On May 23, 2017, the original cast reunited on "Today", where it was announced they will be receiving a joint star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for their contributions to television, sponsored by Princess Cruises add something


2018

The fourth season will be released in 2 volumes on October 2, 2018 add something