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Tales of the Gold Monkey: Once a Tiger… (S1EP8 ABC 17 Nov 1982, W.K. Stratton)



Once a Tiger…: Jake leads the search for a downed plane flown by a former Flying Tiger transporting a prototype gunsight of interest to the Japanese.

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: W.K. Stratton (Kramer), Lance LeGault (Randall McGraw), William Phipps (Doc Doyle), Conrad Bachmann (Officer), Greg Elliot (Sparks), James Saito (Japanese Lieutenant), Nelson Mashita (Japanese Radio Operator), Manuel G. DePina (Shaman), Ruben Montoya (Fisherman),

Writers: L. Ford Neal and John Huff / Director: Winrich Kolbe

Airdate: 17 Nov 1982 on ABC

Series: Tales of the Gold Monkey Season 1 Episode 8

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.