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Trapper John, M.D.

42 (Season 3, Episode 11)
TV Episode | 60 min | Drama

A young man admitted to the hospital following an accident informs the staff that his name is "42" and that he is an alien who is stranded on Earth. While building a transmitter to contact his home planet, 42 befriends a sick and lonely ...See moreA young man admitted to the hospital following an accident informs the staff that his name is "42" and that he is an alien who is stranded on Earth. While building a transmitter to contact his home planet, 42 befriends a sick and lonely woman. Written by GusF See less
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Writers
Don Brinkley (developed for television by) | Frank Glicksman (developed for television by) | Jeff Stuart (teleplay) | Marc Sirinsky (story) | Betty Goldberg (story)
Composer
John Carl Parker (as John Parker)
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Status
Edit Released
Updated Jan 3, 1982

Release date
Jan 3, 1982 (United States)

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Pernell Roberts
Trapper John McIntyre Trapper John McIntyre   See fewer
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Gregory Harrison
Dr. George Alonzo 'Gonzo' Gates Dr. George Alonzo 'Gonzo' Gates   See fewer
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Madge Sinclair
Ernestine Shoop, R. N. Ernestine Shoop, R. N.   See fewer
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Christopher Norris
Gloria 'Ripples' Brancusi, R.N. Gloria 'Ripples' Brancusi, R.N.   See fewer
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Brian Stokes Mitchell
Dr. Justin 'Jackpot' Jackson (as Brian Mitchell) Dr. Justin 'Jackpot' Jackson (as Brian Mitchell)   See fewer
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Charles Siebert
Dr. Stanley Riverside II (credit only) Dr. Stanley Riverside II (credit only)   See fewer
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Richard Schaal
Dr. David Sandler Dr. David Sandler   See fewer
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Wendy Phillips
Laura Johnson Laura Johnson   See fewer
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Jack Rader
Coulson Coulson   See fewer
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Nancy Walker
Harriett Krieger Harriett Krieger   See fewer
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Simon Scott
Arnold Slocum Arnold Slocum   See fewer
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Ralph Strait
Officer Dreen Officer Dreen   See fewer
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Ned Glass
Latimer Latimer   See fewer
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Jan Bina
Dramania Dramania   See fewer
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David Nash
Security Guard Security Guard   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

8.1 / 10 | 9 votes