The Love Boat Quiz

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Stephanie Clarke

5 Min Quiz

Image: ABC

About This Quiz

See if you're a true Love Boat fan! Climb aboard the Pacific Princess and order a drink from Isaac while you ponder one of the most star-filled shows in TV history!

In an odd case of "boat-home-schooling" Captain Stubing's daughter lived on the cruise ship. What was her name?

Vicki had an odd childhood being boat home schooled! She could be an annoying character, too.

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The captain of the Love Boat was Captain Stubing, but what was his first name?

Merrill was played by actor Gavin MacLeod. He had the easiest job in boating history.

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Burl Smith was on "The Love Boat," played by Fred Grandy. What did everyone call him?

He was always called Gopher!

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Who played the bartender on "The Love Boat"?

Ted Lange played the smoothest bartender in the '80s.

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What actress was the character Julie McCoy; she was the cruise director on the ship on "The Love Boat".

She filmed Eyes of a Stranger in 1981.

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How was Vickie related to Captain Stubing?

Vicki was played by actress Jill Whelan.

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What character was portrayed by Bernie Kopell?

He was the cruise’s doctor!

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Ted McGinley played Ace Covington Evans on the show. What job did he have on the ship?

Ted McGinley acted on the Love boat from 1984-1986.

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Which TV station did "The Love Boat" air on originally?

.ABC was the network for this show for a decade!

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From 1998 to 1999, a series based on the original "The Love Boat" was aired on the station UPN. What was its name?

It only aired for one year … must not have been that great!

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In what decades did "The Love Boat" originally air on television?

This show ran from 1977 through 1986.

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In the first episode, a crew member’s ex-wife also sails on the Pacific Princess. What crew member’s ex-wife is on the ship during this episode?

He finds out his ex-wife was recently married to one of the chief execs of the cruise company.

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What year did The Love boat first hit the airwaves?

The show first aired on September 24, 1977!

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Season 2 starts with one of the crew members trying out the cruise as a passenger. Who is this character?

Isaac is the bartender who is on holiday and decides to be a passenger on the cruise.

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Who suggests that Captain Stubing try and loosen up the IRS agent?

Julie McCoy is the cruise director. Her suggestion wound up causing some chaos.

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In episode 10, a scientist convinces one of the crew members a female is an alien. Who does he convince?

Fred Grandy played Burl Smith, “Gopher,” throughout the series.

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Who plays Adam Bricker, the newlywed doctor in season 5?

Adam was just married and insisted on introducing his wife to his coworkers.

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In season 6, who gets romantically involved with a drug addict?

In a rare dark storyline, Vicki falls for a drug addict.

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Near which coast does season 7 take place?

The ship also visits Hong Kong!

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In season 8, who took over as cruise director?

Judy was Julie McCoy’s sister, who was the original cruise director.

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Who played the role of Marty Elder from season 9?

He played Cliff Clavin in Cheers.

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What was Captain Stubing’s first name?

Gavin MacLeod played the captain and also starred in the Mary Tyler Moore Show.

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What was the name of the 8 dancers?

They were added to the show in 1985.

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Which “Desperate Housewives” actress played in the Love Boat?

Teri Hatcher played a Love Boat Mermaid!

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What was the name of the cruise ship?

The Love Boat luxury cruise was set on the Pacific Princess.

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What year did The Love Boat series end?

The last cruise was on September 5, 1986.

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Vincent Prince guest starred. What was his profession?

He also played in House of Wax.

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Which famous actor of these starred on The Love Boat?

He played the role of Rick Martin, a passenger who kept flirting with Julie McCoy.

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Which actress played Isaac’s aunt?

She played “Weezy” Jefferson.

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Phil Silvers played what relative of Captain Stubing?

Silvers played the captain’s dad!

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Who plays the actress Adam Bricker falls in love with?

She portrayed Dr. Emily Bradford.

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Which sports star played himself on the show?

He is the only one to play himself on the show.

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How many actors from Gilligan’s Island have appeared on The Love Boat?

Gilligan, Skipper, Mary Ann, Ginger and Mr. and Mrs. Howell all appear on The Love Boat!

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Who played Captain Stubing’s bride?

She played Emily Hayward on The Love Boat and they got married on the last episode!

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Love, (blank) come aboard, we’re expecting you. What words go in the blank?

Exciting and new!

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What singer sang the theme song?

The Love Boat is the first song on his album.

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Who wrote the music for The Love Boat?

When writing the song, he actually walked around the set of The Love Boat!

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Which female star performed The Love Boat from 1985 to 1986?

She has a wonderful voice!

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Which actor never guest starred?

Another cast member from Honeymooners did appear – Audrey Meadows (Alice Kramden).

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Who played the mother of Burl Smith?

Ginger Rogers was the mother of “Gopher”.

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