Trapper John, M.D.

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  • Genre(s): Drama
  • Release year: 1979
Trapper John, M.D. was an American medical drama television series and spin-off of the film MASH (1970). Pernell Roberts portrayed the title character, a lovable surgeon who became a mentor and father figure in San Francisco, California. read more

Trapper John, M.D. was an American medical drama television series and spin-off of the film MASH (1970). Pernell Roberts portrayed the title character, a lovable surgeon who became a mentor and father figure in San Francisco, California. The show ran on CBS from September 23, 1979, to September 4, 1986. Roberts played the character more than twice as long as had Wayne Rogers (1972–75) on the TV series M*A*S*H; Roberts took over the role played by Elliott Gould in the film.

Original Release

09/23/1979 on CBS

Cast

Madge Sinclair Ernestine Shoop, R. N.
Gregory Harrison George Alonzo 'Gonzo' Gates
Pernell Roberts Trapper John McIntyre
Mary McCarty Clara 'Starch' Willoughby, R. N.
Charles Siebert Dr. Stanley Riverside II
Brian Stokes Mitchell Dr. Justin 'Jackpot' Jackson (as Brian Mitchell)
Robin Ignico
Lorna Luft
Christopher Norris Gloria 'Ripples' Brancusi, R.N.
Timothy Busfield
(see additional cast & crew)
# Title Air Date
1 Game of Hearts: Part 1 Sunday, 06 October 1985
2 Game of Hearts: Part 2 Sunday, 13 October 1985
3 Hot Shot Sunday, 20 October 1985
4 Just Around the Coroner Sunday, 27 October 1985
5 Friends and Lovers Sunday, 03 November 1985
6 The Wunderkind Sunday, 10 November 1985
7 A Wheel in a Wheel Sunday, 01 December 1985
8 The Second Best Man Sunday, 15 December 1985
9 Billboard Barney Sunday, 29 December 1985
10 Going, Going, Gonzo Sunday, 05 January 1986
11 Heart and Seoul Tuesday, 28 January 1986
12 Life, Death and Dr. Christmas Tuesday, 18 February 1986
13 Judgement Day Tuesday, 04 March 1986
14 Fall of the Wild Tuesday, 11 March 1986
15 The Curmudgeon Tuesday, 18 March 1986
16 Self-Diagnosis Thursday, 14 August 1986
17 Research and Destroy Thursday, 21 August 1986
18 Strange Bedfellows Thursday, 28 August 1986
19 Elusive Butterfly Thursday, 04 September 1986
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Directors

Michael Caffey, Earl Bellamy, Bernard McEveety, Leo Penn, Barry Crane, Seymour Robbie, Joseph Pevney, Charles Siebert, Gregory Harrison, Robert Douglas, Bob Sweeney, Alex March, Murray Golden, Vincent Sherman, Jeff Bleckner, Howard Morris, Victor Lobl, Michael O'Herlihy, Susan Oliver, Arthur Allan Seidelman, Alf Kjellin, Michael Preece, Marc Daniels, Ralph Senensky, Lorraine Senna, Richard A. Colla, Ivan Dixon, Jackie Cooper, Charles S. Dubin, Corey Allen, Ralph Levy, Walter Grauman, Douglas E. Wise

Writers

Don Brinkley, Frank Glicksman, Deborah Zoe Dawson, Victoria Johns, John Whelpley, Jeff Stuart, Nancy Bond, Kimmer Ringwald, Barry Pollack, Charles Larson, Jack Guss, Deborah Gilliland, Robert Sonntag, Jeffrey Ferro, Noreen Tobin, Robert Malcolm Young, Kay Bender, Milt Rosen, Betty Goldberg, Gene O'Neill, Robert M. Young, Phyllis Wapner, Holly Durham, Greg Thorneycroft, Kenneth Berg, John Breckfield, Phil Alden Robinson, J. Miyoko Hensley, Steven Hensley, Carl Sautter, Emilie R. Small, James Fritzhand, Ray Brenner, Robert Bielak, Shimon Wincelberg, Jim Rogers, Garn Stephens, Jim Mulligan, Clyde Phillips, Robert C. Thompson, Bruce Howard, Erik Tarloff, David Hurwitz, Eric Edson, Pamela Douglas, Judy Merl, Paul Eric Myers, Barbara Avedon, Debra Frank, Lawrence H. Levy, Sanford Minton, Marc Sirinsky, Jack V. Fogarty, Annie Caroline Schuler, Sharyn Abramhoff, Dick Morgan, Christopher Haun, Jody Ann Ranney, J.B. Hall, Elaine Newman, Dawn Tarnofsky, Brad Radnitz, Migdia Skarsgård Chinea, Paul Robinson Hunter, Larry Arnstein, Stewart Moss, Paul Harrison, Oliver Clark, Jerry Ross, Martin Donovan, Richard Morgan

Cast

Madge Sinclair Ernestine Shoop, R. N.
Gregory Harrison George Alonzo 'Gonzo' Gates
Pernell Roberts Trapper John McIntyre
Mary McCarty Clara 'Starch' Willoughby, R. N.
Charles Siebert Dr. Stanley Riverside II
Brian Stokes Mitchell Dr. Justin 'Jackpot' Jackson (as Brian Mitchell)
Robin Ignico
Lorna Luft
Christopher Norris Gloria 'Ripples' Brancusi, R.N.
Timothy Busfield
Chris Hutson Nurse
Simon Scott Arnold Slocum
Simon Scott
Timothy Busfield Dr. John 'J.T.' McIntyre
Sarah Cunningham Nurse Andrews
Peter Harrell Pete
Lorna Luft Nurse Libby Kegler
Christopher Norris
Bebe Kelly Nurse Clover
Janis Paige Catherine Hackett

Producers

Frank Glicksman Executive Producer
Don Brinkley Executive Producer
Jack Sonntag Producer
Don Brinkley Producer
Frank Glicksman Producer
Deborah Zoe Dawson Producer
Victoria Johns Producer

Editors

Jack Kampschroer, Michael McCroskey, John McSweeney Jr., Harry V. Knapp, Virginia Olah, Art Seid, John E. Hensel, Gino Fili, Fred W. Berger

1985 Emmy Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series Nominated
1984 Emmy Outstanding Achievement in Music Composition for a Series (Dramatic Underscore) Nominated
1984 Emmy Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series Nominated
1983 Emmy Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series Nominated
1981 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series Nominated
1980 Emmy Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series Nominated
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