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"Ray", a man of mystery, gets people out of trouble, asking for favors in return.
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1987   1986   1985  
Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Nick Mancuso ...  Stingray 23 episodes, 1986-1987
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Storyline

Ray is a shadowy character with a mysterious 'secret agent' past. People in trouble often come to him for help, since he has a lot of important and powerful contacts. He refuses to be paid for his services; however, those seeking his assistance must promise him a favor. Some time in the future, Ray will come to them and ask to collect on that favor, giving them some task that is often arduous and/or dangerous. The title of the show comes from the vintage Corvette Stingray that Ray drives. Written by Tad Dibbern <DIBBERN_D@a1.mscf.upenn.edu>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 July 1985 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Contrato de Risco See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(23 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Moving production to Vancouver caused great weather challenges to the production which led to stories being changed and is thought to have led to it's cancellation. See more »

Quotes

Doctor: He doesn't fit the profile.
Nameless Master Villain: He doesn't fit any profile. You're looking at the one man who may be capable of unraveling everything you've put together.
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Artistic but accessible
31 May 2002 | by Silver CadeSee all my reviews

This show had a sleek, polished feel to it and was very artistic in its camera techniques, yet at the same time was accessible and fun. Ray was a very heroic figure and at the same time endearingly vulnerable. You knew if he were real you could trust him, and if you were female you hoped he might spend a little intimate time with you before disappearing again into his nameless existence. I hope desperately that someone will rerun the meager few shows that got made, but until then I cherish my few episodes on tape.


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