CTVA US Crime - "Monty Nash" (Four Star/NBC)(1971) starring Harry Guardino

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Monty Nash (1971)
Episode Guide compiled by The Classic TV Archive
with contributions by:
John King, Rina Fox, David Blake
references:
TV Guide / Library of Congress (telnet://locis.loc.gov)
Internet Movie Database (http://us.imdb.com)
UCLA Film and Television Archive

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MONTY NASH
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Four Star-Almada Production
for
First-Run Syndication
Executive Producer Everett Chambers / [Produced by Richard Rosenbloom
Created by Richard Telfair (Based his Adventure Novels)

US Crime series 1971    14 episodes x 30 min In Color  (released September 1971)
Starring:
Harry Guardino
as Monty Nash, United States Special Investigator

Premise:
Cases of a travelling State Investigator, who holds top secret White House affairs.

Story Consultant: Robert Specht
Director of Photography: Robert Steadman

"Monty Nash" Theme by Michael Lloyd / Music by The Good Stuff

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syndicated program

 1.01 [--] Monty Nash: THE LONG RIDE (pilot)[JK] (no copyright details)
Four Star-Almada prod. no. A007
17-Sep-1971 NBC NYC (Local) Fri 10:30PM / 07Apr72 NBC NYC (Local) Fri 10:30PM [JK]
Directed by Nicholas Colasanto [RF]
Starring: Harry Guardino (as Monty Nash)
Guest cast:
Don Gordon .......... Jason Manning
Lou Gallo ........... Ritchie
Debbie Muller ....... Waitress
Curt Conway ......... Mr. Big
Synopsis 1:
Don Gordon has a meaty part as a key witness in a syndicate investigation. [JK]
Synopsis 2:
A key witness in a syndicate investigation is in jeopardy. [RF]

1.02 [--] Monty Nash: HUNTING LICENCE  [verified on film]
Four Star-Almada prod. no. A017
24-Sep-1971 NBC NYC (Local) Fri 10:30pm
Teleplay by Lee Erwin
Directed by Nicholas Colasanto [RF]
Starring: Harry Guardino (as Monty Nash)
Guest cast:
Leslie Nielsen ....... Ross Carter
Burr DeBenning ....... Kurt White (the Nazi).
Serena Sande ......... Doctor
Lew Gallo ............ Happy
Martin Ashe .......... F.X. Rorke
Synopsis:
A mentally-ill former spy who engages Nash in a deadly cat-and mouse game.

1.03 [--] Monty Nash: DEATH SQUAD (no copyright details) [verified on film]
Four Star-Almada prod. no. A016
01-Oct-1971 NBC NYC (Local) Fri 10:30pm
Written by Leigh Vance
Directed by John Peyser
Starring: Harry Guardino (as Monty Nash)
Guest cast:
Carmen Argenziano .... Benny
Willard Sage ......... Chief Webber
Frank Baxter ......... Lt. Ebury
Margaret Markow ...... Angela
Don Gordon ........... Garcia
Larry Fleischman ..... Johnny Hugo
Ron Castro ........... Jack Kohler
Synopsis:
Location: Seattle. The generation gap may have fatal consequences in "Death Squad,"
a drama that has Nash trying to protect an endangered hippie leader. [RF]

1.04 [--] Monty Nash: THE MAN IN THE EMBASSY (copyright title) [verified on film]
Four Star-Almada prod. no. A006
08-Oct-1971 NBC NYC (Local) Fri 10:30pm
Written by ?
Directed by John Peyser
Starring: Harry Guardino (as Monty Nash)
Guest cast:
Felice Orlandi ....... Jose Gorman
Lenore Stevens ....... Maria
Victor Izay .......... Mendez
Carmen Argenziano .... Tomas
Ron Castro ........... Luis
William Lazarus ...... Lopez
Paul Gleason ......... Doctor
Synopsis 1:
Undercover identities and an elaborate escape plan figure in Nash's
mission to free an American held prisoner by a hostile foreign regime. [RF]
Synopsis 2:
Spy drama involving a hostile foreign regime, an imprisoned American and an elaborate escape plan. [RF]

1.05 Monty Nash: TENSION IN A TROUBLED TOWN (copyright title) [verified on film]
(c) 1971 Four Star-Almada prod. no. A019
14-Oct-1971 NBC Thurs WBZ Boston, MA / 15-Oct-1971 NBC NYC (Local) Fri 10:30PM
Written by Mary Roth
Directed by John Peyser
Starring: Harry Guardino (as Monty Nash)
Guest cast:
Austin Stoker ..... Cole Walker
Tom Simcox ........ Ed Stanley
Ed Bach ........... Scott Stoker
Kevin Hagen ....... Sheriff Mannings
Lee Pulford ....... Ann Turner
Guy Remsen ........ White Citizen
Morris Buchanan ... Rev. Filmore
Thom Carney ....... Custodian
Synopsis:
Violent racial hatreds and missing explosives are the key elements in "Tension in a Troubled Town." [RF]

1.06 [--] Monty Nash: CODE NAME: DIANA [verified on film]
Four Star-Almada prod. no. A001
22-Oct-1971 NBC NYC (Local) Fri 10:30pm
Written by Harold Stone
Directed by Ted Post
Starring: Harry Guardino (as Monty Nash)
Guest cast:
Lana Wood ............ Diana
George Sawaya ........ Fitzgerald
Eddie Ryder .......... Conroy
Robert Gibbons ....... Grant
Ben Hammer ........... Sadler
Richard Chambers ..... Bartender
Charles B. Dorsett ... Desk Clerk
Everett Lee .......... Bell Hop
Synopsis:
Romance and a cool half million beckon Nash in an episode about a corporation's tax swindle.

1.07 [--] Monty Nash: THE AMBASSADOR'S DAUGHTER [JK] (no copyright details) [verified on film]
Four Star-Almada prod. no. A014
29-Oct-1971 NBC NYC (Local) Fri 10:30PM
Written by Ed Adamson
Directed by Ted Post
Starring: Harry Guardino (as Monty Nash)
Guest cast:
Perry Lopez .......... Carlos
Kathy Cannon ......... Gail Reynolds
Regis J. Cordic ...... Ambassador Reynolds
Ben Hammer ........... Plainclothesman
George Sawaya ........ Phil
Earl Parker .......... Dave
Richard Chambers ..... Young Man
Steve Marlo .......... Hotel Clerk
Synopsis:
A kidnapping and a love that ignores racial barriers are the key elements of "The Ambassador's Daughter." [RF]

1.08 [--] Monty Nash: THE VISITOR  [verified on film]
Four Star-Almada prod. no. A003
02-Nov-1971 NBC NYC (Local) Tue 10:30pm
Written by Norman Katkov and Joyce Perry
Directed by Richard Chambers
Starring: Harry Guardino (as Monty Nash)
Guest cast:
Gilbert Green ........ Sir David
Jack Bannon .......... Paul Henderson
Edward Guardino ...... Biff
Lenore Kasdorf ....... Barbara
Gary Wood ............ Sampson
Anitra Ford .......... Hotel Clerk
Fred Draper .......... Doctor
John Munson .......... Victor
Sonny Klein .......... Waiter
Joe Reale ............ Lank
Charlie Martin Smith .... Bellhop
Gyl Roland ........... Nurse
Synopsis:
"The Visitor," a many-faceted drama combining blackmail, homosexuality and an attempted suicide. [RF]

1.09 Monty Nash: THE FRIENDLIEST TOWN IN THE SOUTH [JK] (no copyright details) [verified on film]
Four Star-Almada prod. no. A002
05-Nov-1971 NBC NYC (Local) Fri 10:30pm
Written by Harold Stone
Directed by John Peyser
Starring: Harry Guardino (as Monty Nash)
Guest cast:
Herb Jefferson Jr. ... Dr. Robert Stark
Myrna Fahey .......... Roxanne
Duncan McLeod ........ Shaefer
Morris Buchanan ...... Larry James
Thom Carney .......... Sheriff Evans
Guy Remsen ........... Tolliver
Synopsis:
"The Friendliest Town in the South" isn't so friendly in a drama about a black leader's efforts to head a protest march. [RF]

1.10 [--] Monty Nash: THE TIME OF THE EAGLE [JK] (no copyright details) [verified on film]
Four Star-Almada prod. no. A020
09-Nov-1971 NBC NYC (Local) Tue 10:30pm
Written by James Hogan
Directed by Edward J. Lakso
Director of Photography: Robert Steadman
Starring: Harry Guardino (as Monty Nash)
Guest cast:
Jay Valera ........ Tom Chino
Charles McGraw .... Jeffers
John Kellogg ...... Sheriff Akers
Armand Alzamora ... Little Fox
Garry Walberg ..... Senator Bolen
Tom Reese ......... Bartender
Fred Porter ....... Ed Chino
Victor Izay ....... Pete
Raymond Mayo ...... Conners
Val Avery ......... Man
Synopsis:
Politics and murder combine in "The Time of the Eagle," a story centering on two Indian brothers. [RF]

1.11 [--] Monty Nash: WHERE HAVE ALL THE CHILDREN GONE? (copyright title)  [verified on film]
Four Star-Almada prod. no. A018 (c) 1971
16-Nov-1971 NBC NYC (Local) Tue 10:30pm
Written by John W. Bloch
Directed by Ivan Dixon
Director of Photography: Robert Steadman
Starring: Harry Guardino (as Monty Nash)
Guest cast:
Dan Priest ........... Baker
Ryan MacDonald ....... Neville
Mary Carver .......... Mrs. Miller
Darin Chambers ....... Claire
Bruce Kirby .......... Mr. Miller
Joe Reale ............ Man
Casey King ........... Jerry
Martin Golar ......... Ron
Manuel De Pina ....... Nieman
Synopsis:
The mass disappearance of 23 teenagers and a Government nerve-gas
project are the connecting links in "Where Have All the Children Gone?" [RF]

1.12 [--]Monty Nash: THE DEAD WE LEFT BEHIND [JK] (no copyright details) [verified on film]
23-Nov-1971 NBC NYC (Local) Tue 10:30pm
Teleplay by Shirl Hendryx and Raymond Sinclair / Story by Shirl Hendryx
Directed by Ivan Dixon
Director of Photography: Robert Steadman
Starring: Harry Guardino (as Monty Nash)
Guest cast:
Martin Golar ...... Klinger
Ed Bach ........... Sgt. Samuelson
Cliff Carnell ..... Pete
Timothy Burns ..... Brokaw
Jan Daley ......... Ginny
Greg Dultz ........ Smith
Jack Kissel ....... Clerk
Danny Calabro ..... Tommy
Synopsis:
"The Dead We Left Behind," the story of a U.S. marine accused of killing Vietnamese women and children. [RF]

[--] Monty Nash: (title not known)
30Nov71 NBC NYC (Local) Tue 10:30PM


1.13 [--] Monty Nash: BROTHER ZACHARY [verified on film]
Four Star-Almada prod. no. A028
07-Dec-1971 NBC NYC (Local) Tue 10:30pm
Written by George Armitage & Robert Specht
Directed by Richard Chambers
Director of Photography: Robert Steadman
Starring: Harry Guardino (as Monty Nash)
Guest cast:
Joshua Bryant ....... Brother Zachary
Kathleen Larkin ..... Sister Laurie
Bill Zuckert ........ Harry Thorpe
David Osterhaut ..... Joe Barry
Steven Marlo ........ Mr. Smith
Leonard Ross ........ Rev. Castle
Maui Loa ............ Panhandler
Synopsis:
A religious group that aids drug addicts and a motorcycle gang that's
been paid to destroy their mission are the antagonists in "Brother Zachary." [RF]

1.14 [--] Monty Nash: A KILLER AMONG US (copyright title) [verified on film]
Four Star-Almada prod. no. A004 (c) 1971
14-Dec-1971 NBC NYC (Local) Tue 10:30pm
Written by Norman Katkov & Joyce Perry
Directed by James Hogan
Starring: Harry Guardino (as Monty Nash)
Guest cast:
Patricia Barry ...... Molly
Val Avery ........... Luis Perez
John Kellogg ........ George Torrance
Robert Simon ........ Tom Stanfield
Tom Reese ........... Sheriff
Garry Walberg ....... Len Watson
Jay Valera .......... Emilio del Sol
Armand Alzamora ..... Silverio
Fred Porter ......... Manny
George Cano ......... Juan
Raymond Mayo ........ Burt Morgan
Synopsis:
The murder of a Chicano labor leader sparks flames of hatred in "A Killer Among Us." [RF]

[--] 21Dec71 - Pre-empted: The Seven Summit

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