Dolphin Cove (TV series)

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Dolphin Cove
DolphinCove.jpg
Title card from original run.
GenreUnderwater
Created byRon Howard
Bruce Willis
Written byPeter Benchley
Directed byMel Damski
Noel Black
Brian Henson
StarringTrey Ames
Frank Converse
Ernie Dingo
Karron Graves
Virginia Hey
Anthony Richards
Nick Tate
Narrated byNoel Black
Country of originAustralia
United States
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes8
Production
Executive producer(s)Ron Howard
Bruce Willis
Producer(s)Kevin Slattery
Location(s)Hollywood Center Studios, Hollywood, California
Disney-MGM Studios, Orlando, Florida
Running time82. minutes
Production company(s)Network Ten Australia
Paramount Television
DistributorCBS Television Distribution
Broadcast
Original channelCBS
Original runJanuary 21, 1989 – March 11, 1989
 
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Dolphin Cove
DolphinCove.jpg
Title card from original run.
GenreUnderwater
Created byRon Howard
Bruce Willis
Written byPeter Benchley
Directed byMel Damski
Noel Black
Brian Henson
StarringTrey Ames
Frank Converse
Ernie Dingo
Karron Graves
Virginia Hey
Anthony Richards
Nick Tate
Narrated byNoel Black
Country of originAustralia
United States
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes8
Production
Executive producer(s)Ron Howard
Bruce Willis
Producer(s)Kevin Slattery
Location(s)Hollywood Center Studios, Hollywood, California
Disney-MGM Studios, Orlando, Florida
Running time82. minutes
Production company(s)Network Ten Australia
Paramount Television
DistributorCBS Television Distribution
Broadcast
Original channelCBS
Original runJanuary 21, 1989 – March 11, 1989

Dolphin Cove is an American drama created by Peter Benchley, set in Queensland, Australia that aired on CBS in 1989 for eight episodes.[1]

Synopsis[edit]

The show centers on Michael Larson (Frank Converse), who moved with his a son David (Trey Ames) and daughter Katie (Karron Graves) to Australia to research dolphins. Essentially, Larson is supposed to be scouting for a new start after his wife died, but his son dislikes the Aussie life and new school. Katie hadn't spoken since the death of her mother, and hated her new therapist, but her outlook on everything changed when she realized that she could communicate and speak to the dolphins.

Cast[edit]

Episodes[edit]

  1. Pilot (January 21, 1989)
  2. Two Shots and a Splash (January 28, 1989)
  3. Reading, Writing, and Telepathy (February 4, 1989)
  4. The Initiation of Lisa Ruddick (February 11, 1989)
  5. The Ship That Sank Twice (February 18, 1989)
  6. Fighting Back (February 25, 1989)
  7. Stormy Weather (March 4, 1989)
  8. The Elders (March 11, 1989)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Albert Moran, Moran's Guide to Australian TV Series, AFTRS 1993 p 150

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