Type
Scripted
Premiered
Sep. 26, 1964
Status
Canceled/Ended
Runtime
30 min.
Country
USA
Network
CBS TV Network
Genre

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Gilligan's Island

Gilligan's Island centered around seven people stranded on an uncharted deserted island somewhere in the Pacific Ocean. They all were on a boat tour, which found itself in the middle of a storm leading them to crash on an island! Main cast was Gilligan, first mate on the boat SS Minnow; the Skipper; a millionaire T.Howell III and his wife Lovey; a movie star Ginger; a professor and Mary Ann.

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TV Movie: The Harlem Globetrotters on Gi… Aired: May. 15, 1981

The famous Harlem Globetrotters crash land on Gilligans Island, immediately dispatching a terrifying 'shark' by throwing basketballs at it. A …

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Canceled/Ended
The show had 3 seasons and 102 episodes air between 1964 and 1967.

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Series Fun Facts

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  • Phil Silvers was cast as a producer in an episode partly because his production company was actually producing the show.
  • Goof (crew or equipment visible): In "Gilligan's Island" (1964) {Allergy Time (#2.28)} when Gilligan is packing and the Skipper is snuffing the candle with his sneezing, the crew member who…
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    Goof (crew or equipment visible): In "Gilligan's Island" (1964) {Allergy Time (#2.28)} when Gilligan is packing and the Skipper is snuffing the candle with his sneezing, the crew member who blows out the candle is visible on the right of the screen during the sneeze when Gilligan holds up the board in front of the Skipper.
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  • Natalie Schafer's contract stipulated that there be no close-ups of her in the show. The reason was producers knew her real age, which was 13 years older than Jim Backus, who played her…
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    Natalie Schafer's contract stipulated that there be no close-ups of her in the show. The reason was producers knew her real age, which was 13 years older than Jim Backus, who played her character's husband. It was not until years after the series ended that her co-stars found out her actual age.
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