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That's My Dad/The Captain's Bird/Captive Audience 

Stowaway Scott tells the crew that playboy Jeff is his father. Gopher and Isaac have mishaps with a parrot that Merrill buys Vicki. Father and son singers Rich and Bob Braddock, who haven't spoken for years, resist efforts to reunite them.

Director:

Allen Baron
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Cast

Episode complete credited cast:
Gavin MacLeod ... Captain Merrill Stubing
Bernie Kopell ... Doctor Adam Bricker
Fred Grandy ... Ship's Purser 'Gopher' Smith
Ted Lange ... Bartender Isaac Washington
Jill Whelan ... Vicki Stubing
Lauren Tewes ... Cruise Director Julie McCoy
Dirk Benedict ... Jeff Dalton
Allan Jones ... Richard Braddock
Jack Jones ... Bobby Braddock
Dorothy Lamour ... Lil Braddock
Laraine Stephens ... Susan Braddock
Meeno Peluce ... Scotty
Beth Scheffell Beth Scheffell ... Cathy Pierson (as Beth Schaffel)
Robert Aguayo Robert Aguayo ... Jose
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Storyline

Young stowaway Scotty (Meeno Peluce) convinces the crew members that playboy passenger Jeff Dalton (Dirk Benedict) is his father. Gopher (Fred Grandy) and Isaac (Ted Lange) have several mishaps with the parrot that Captain Stubing (Gavin MacLeod) buys Vicki (Jill Whelan) for a Christmas present. Father and son singers Richard Braddock and Bobby Braddock (Allan Jones and Jack Jones), who haven't spoken to each other for years since the son began a solo career, resist their wives' (Dorothy Lamour and Laraine Stephens) efforts to reunite them. Written by Maisie Fleckum

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 December 1980 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Soundtracks

Winter Wonderland
(as "Walking in a Winter Wonderland")
Written by Felix Bernard (uncredited) and Richard B. Smith (uncredited)
Performed by Jack Jones
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