Harbormaster (TV series)

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Harbormaster
Barry Sullivan Harbourmaster 1957.JPG
Barry Sullivan as David Scott, 1957.
Also known as Adventure at Scott Island
Genre Adventure/Drama
Directed by Felix E. Feist
Henry S. Kesler
Starring Barry Sullivan
Paul Burke
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 25
Production
Running time 22–24 minutes
Broadcast
Original channel CBS (1957–1958)
ABC (1958)
Picture format Black-and-white
Audio format Monaural
Original run September 26, 1957 (1957-09-26) – May 25, 1958 (1958-05-25)

Harbormaster is an American adventure/drama series that premiered on September 26, 1957 on CBS. In January 1958, the series was renamed Adventure at Scott Island and began airing on ABC. Harbormaster was a Ziv production (now owned by MGM Television).[1]

Synopsis[edit]

The series stars Barry Sullivan as ship's captain and crime chaser David Scott. Paul Burke appeared in five episodes as Jeff Kittridge, Scott's partner in their boat-repair business.[2] Other recurring roles were filled by Nina Wilcox as Anna Morrison, Mike Keene as Captain Dan, and Evan Elliott as Danny. The program is based in New England about fictional Scott Island near Rockport, Massachusetts.

Harbormaster first aired at 8 p.m. Eastern on CBS on Thursdays, opposite Zorro on ABC and Groucho Marx's You Bet Your Life on NBC.[2] On January 5, 1958, the series switched to Sunday evenings on ABC with the episode "Pirate's Curse" guest starring Lonny Chapman.

Notable guest stars[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "ZIV-UA Series Guide". ctva.biz. Retrieved April 22, 2009. 
  2. ^ a b Alex McNeil, Total Television, New York: Penguin Books, 1997

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