Type
Scripted
Premiered
Sep. 26, 1964
Status
Canceled/Ended
Runtime
30 min.
Country
USA
Network
CBS TV Network
Genre
Gilligan's Island tv show photo

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.

Gilligan's Island - TV Movie: The Harlem Globetrotters on Gilligan's Island Screenshot
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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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  • Goof (continuity error): In the opening credits, the S.S. Minnow that is shown before the cruise, and after beaching on the island is different of the one shown during the storm. (No upper…
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    Goof (continuity error): In the opening credits, the S.S. Minnow that is shown before the cruise, and after beaching on the island is different of the one shown during the storm. (No upper deck above the windows where the helm is, and the front of the cabin is straight, rather than pointed.)
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  • Jayne Mansfield turned down the role of "Ginger"; 'Carroll OConnor tested for the role of The Skipper; Dabney Coleman tested for the role of The Professor.
  • With the show ready to go to air, Sherwood Schwartz had yet to come up with a theme song. When it came time for him to submit one, he decided to make the theme a story of how they got…
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    With the show ready to go to air, Sherwood Schwartz had yet to come up with a theme song. When it came time for him to submit one, he decided to make the theme a story of how they got shipwrecked. It was then titled "The Ballad of Gilligan's Island".
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