Primus (TV series)

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Primus
Created by Ivan Tors
Starring Robert Brown
Will Kuluva
Eva Renzi
Country of origin United States
No. of episodes 26
Production
Running time 30 minutes (including commercials)
Production company(s) Ivan Tors Productions
Distributor Metromedia Producers Corporation
20th Television (current)
Release
Original network Syndicated
Original release September 15, 1971 – June 9, 1972

Primus is a first-run syndicated undersea adventure series which aired in 1971–1972. It told the adventures of Carter Primus (Robert Brown).

The series was produced by Ivan Tors and one season (26 episodes) was shot.

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List of episodes[edit]

# Title Original Airdate
1 Ten Minutes to Eternity Sep 15 1971
2 Deepest of the Deep Sep 22 1971
3 Trial and Terror Sep 29 1971
4 Kiss of Life Oct 6 1971
5 Underwater Getaway Oct 20 1971
6 The Phantom Horse Oct 27 1971
7 The Bearer of Light Nov 3 1971
8 The Oil Rig Nov 10 1971
9 Pipeline for Danger Nov 17 1971
10 Breaking Point Nov 24 1971
11 The 65th Minute Dec 4 1971
12 Blade of Fire Dec 8 1971
13 Tekite #1 Dec 15 1971
14 49 Sharks Dec 22 1971
15 The Sea is Boiling Hot Dec 29 1971
16 Death Tide Jan 5 1972
17 Sea Serpent Jan 12 1972
18 The Sniper Jan 19 1972
19 The Steel Fish Apr 21 1972
20 Black Diamonds Apr 28 1972
21 Infrared May 5, 1972
21 Nuclear Black Market May 5, 1972
23 The Black Hole May 19, 1972
24 Trapped Part 1 May 26, 1972
25 Trapped Part 2 Jun 2 1972
26 Underwater Getaway Jun 9 1972

Tie-ins[edit]

A paperback Primus novel by Bradford Street and Ivan Tors was published by Bantam Books in 1971.

Charlton Comics published a short lived Primus comic book (7 issues - February 1972 to October 1972 ).

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