Predecessor to CBS Schoolbreak Specials, this late-afternoon anthology series features stories designed to appeal to the preteen after school audience.

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Chris Petersen Chris Petersen ...  Joey Harker 5 episodes, 1978
Ronny Cox ...  Tracy Gibbs 5 episodes, 1980
Guillermo San Juan ...  Redhawk 5 episodes, 1978
David Hollander ...  Ben Gibbs 5 episodes, 1980
Bert Kramer ...  Sam Harker 5 episodes, 1978
Carmen Zapata Carmen Zapata ...  Mrs. Martinez 5 episodes, 1980
Hersha Parady ...  Laura Harker 5 episodes, 1978
Andrew Duggan ...  Big Ed Morgan 5 episodes, 1980
Bob Hastings ...  Caleb Driscoll 5 episodes, 1978
Cathey Paine Cathey Paine ...  Ellen Gibbs 5 episodes, 1980
Stephen Furst 5 episodes, 1978
Norman Howell ...  Cory Morgan 5 episodes, 1980
Lucille Benson 5 episodes, 1978
Louise Lorimer ...  Bess 5 episodes, 1980
Danny Bonaduce ...  Sukie 5 episodes, 1978
Timothy Blake Timothy Blake ...  Sally 5 episodes, 1980
Ronald G. Joseph Ronald G. Joseph 5 episodes, 1978
Harry Caesar ...  Jack 5 episodes, 1980
Joshua Gallegos Joshua Gallegos 5 episodes, 1978
Robert Emhardt ...  Doctor 5 episodes, 1980
Monika Ramirez Monika Ramirez 5 episodes, 1978
William Bryant ...  Art 5 episodes, 1980
Lois Red Elk 5 episodes, 1978
Paul Larson Paul Larson ...  Vendor 5 episodes, 1980
Frank Salsedo Frank Salsedo 5 episodes, 1978
Ed Ness Ed Ness ...  Minister 5 episodes, 1980
Scott Durnavich Scott Durnavich ...  Bob Fiske 5 episodes, 1978
Kenny Call Kenny Call ...  1st Cowboy 5 episodes, 1980
Eric Stoltz ...  Freddie Driscoll 5 episodes, 1978
Ron Roy Ron Roy ...  2nd Cowboy 5 episodes, 1980
Chuck Henson Chuck Henson ...  1st Clown 5 episodes, 1980
Larry McKinney Larry McKinney ...  2nd Clown 5 episodes, 1980
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Predecessor to CBS Schoolbreak Specials, this late-afternoon anthology series features stories designed to appeal to the preteen after school audience.

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Genres:

Drama | Romance

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 December 1978 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (10 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Two specials, the pilot "Joey and Redhawk" and "One Last Ride", aired from Monday through Friday as a mini-series in a 30 minute time slot. The other segments aired in a 60 minute time slot. See more »

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Followed by CBS Schoolbreak Special (1984) See more »

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