Trapper John, M.D. (1979)

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Trapper John, M.D. is an American television medical drama and spin-off of the film MASH. Pernell Roberts portrayed the title character, a lovable surgeon who became a mentor and father figure in San Francisco, California. The show ran on CBS from September 23, 1979, to September 4, 1986. Roberts played the character more than twice as long as had Wayne Rogers (1972-1975) in the series M*A*S*H.

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This series brought the character of "Trapper John" from M*A*S*H in as the Chief of Surgery at San Franscico Memorial Hospital... (source:


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Dr. John Francis Xavier 'Trapper' McIntyre

Dr. Justin 'Jackpot' Jackson

Dr. Stanley Riverside II

Dr. George Alonzo 'Gonzo' Gates

Gloria Brancusi R. N.

Ernestine Shoop, R. N.

Chris Hutson

Arnold Slocum

Dr. John 'J.T.' McIntyre

Sarah Cunningham
Nurse Andrews

Peter Harrell

Clara 'Starch' Willoughby, R. N.

Nurse Libby Kegler

Bebe Kelly
Nurse Clover

Catherine Hackett

E.J. Riverside 

Lisa L. Nelson


Melanie Townsend McIntyre 

Beau Gravitte
Dr. Andy Pagano 


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Doctor "Trapper John" McIntyre: Well, it's the money that counts, not the thought.

(As a very attractive, young female nurse walks past.)
Doctor "Trapper John" McIntyre: That's the kind of thing that makes me wish I was 20 years younger.
Doctor. George Alonzo "Gonzo" Gates: Me, too.
(Trapper gives Gonzo an odd look.)
Doctor. George Alonzo "Gonzo" Gates: I'd be 7 years old and these things wouldn't bother me.

Release Date23 September 1979
TV Show StatusSeries Complete
Filming Locations20th Century Fox Studios - 10201 Pico Blvd., Century City, Los Angeles, California, USA
San Francisco, California, USA
Sound MixMono

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