Nichols (1971–1972)
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An acting troupe arrives in town complete with famous diva (Joyce Van Patten). In choosing a bodyguard, Nichols picks the one man who didn't volunteer - bookworm Fred (John Rubinstein). ... See full summary »

Director:

Paul Bogart

Writers:

Frank Pierson (creator) (as Frank R. Pierson), William Wood

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Cast

Episode cast overview:
James Garner ... Sheriff Frank Nichols
Margot Kidder ... Ruth
Neva Patterson ... Ma Ketcham (credit only)
John Beck ... Ketcham
Stuart Margolin ... Mitchell
Joyce Van Patten ... Arletta McGreevy
John Rubinstein ... Fred Buckerman
Ray Reinhardt Ray Reinhardt ... Duffield
Tracy Bogart Tracy Bogart ... Susan
James Lee Reeves James Lee Reeves ... Fearless
James Beach James Beach ... Bob Sanders
John Morgan Evans John Morgan Evans ... Actor (as John Evans)
E.A. Sirianni E.A. Sirianni ... Gillman
Dick Ryal Dick Ryal ... Ed Cunningham
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Storyline

An acting troupe arrives in town complete with famous diva (Joyce Van Patten). In choosing a bodyguard, Nichols picks the one man who didn't volunteer - bookworm Fred (John Rubinstein). Fred and Ketcham are both infatuated and Fred spends most of his time trying to avoid a fight with Ketcham.

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Genres:

Western

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Release Date:

7 October 1971 (USA) See more »

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Chronological error: Arletta McGreevy compares Fred to Superman even though this episode takes place around 1914 and Superman was not invented until 1933. See more »

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