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Tales of the Gold Monkey: Escape From Death Island (S1EP6 ABC 27 Oct 1982, Gerry Gibson)



Escape From Death Island: Jake and Corky are imprisoned on an island penal colony when they try to free the son of an Englishman.

Regular Cast: Stephen Collins (Jake Cutter), Caitlin O’Heaney (Sarah Stickney White), Jeff MacKay (Corky), Roddy McDowall (Bon Chance Louie), Marta Dubois (Princess Kogi), John Calvin (Reverend Willie Tenboom), John Fujioka (Todo), Les Jankey (Gushie the Waiter), Ahmed Kalane (The Bartender)

Guest Cast: Gerry Gibson (Arthur Fromby), Pierrino Mascarino (Sgt. Rouget), Xander Berkeley (Eric Fromby), Reid Shelton (Col. Villier), Hector Elias (Santos), Todd Martin (French Guard), Jack Shea (Steward), Mickey Morton

Writers: Peter Elliot, Stephen Katz / Director: James Frawley

Airdate: 27 Oct 1982 on ABC

Series: Tales of the Gold Monkey Season 1 Episode 6

Show Info: In a backwater corner of the South Pacific in 1938, a young American adventurer and his ragtag group of friends become involved in death-defying hi-jinx, transporting people-on-the-run in a well-worn Grumman Goose seaplane. The series ran for 22 episodes on ABC from Sep 1982 to Jun 1983.