California Fever (TV series)

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California Fever
Created by Dan Polier Jr.
Starring Jimmy McNichol
Marc McClure
Michele Tobin
Lorenzo Lamas
Cosie Costa
Lisa Cori
Rex Smith
Theme music composer Alan O'Day
Opening theme "California Fever"
Composer(s) Harry Betts
Dick Halligan
Don Peake
Artie Butler
Country of origin United States
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 10
Executive producer(s) Paul Picard
Producer(s) Lee Sheldon
Harvey Frand
Joseph Bonaduce
Running time 60 minutes
Production company(s) Lou Step Productions
Warner Bros. Television
Distributor Warner Bros. Television Distribution
Original network CBS
Original release September 25 – December 11, 1979

California Fever is an American teen drama series that ran on CBS in 1979. The show featured a group of Los Angeles teenagers living an exotic life of disco, the beach, the opposite sex and music. The series was short-lived, lasting only 10 episodes.

Prior to the first episode, the show was to be called We're Cruising.[1]


Episode list[edit]

Episode # Episode title Original airdate
1-1 "Underground Jock" (pilot) September 25, 1979
1-2 "The Girl From Somewhere" October 2, 1979
1-3 "Movin' Out" October 9, 1979
1-4 "Hardrock Rally" October 16, 1979
1-5 "Four on the Floor" October 23, 1979
1-6 "Portrait of Laurie" October 30, 1979
1-7 "Centerfold" November 6, 1979
1-8 "Stars of Tomorrow" November 13, 1979
1-9 "The Good Life" December 4, 1979
1-10 "Beach Wars" December 11, 1979


  1. ^ Daily Union Democrat (Sonora, California), Only a Fifth of New Shows Likely to Last, Aug. 1, 1979.

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