Series regulars or semi-regulars in 'Search' in the 1970s:
- Albert Popwell as Griffin (1972-1973)
- Burgess Meredith as V.C.R. Cameron (1972-1973)
- Byron Chung as Kuroda (1972-1973)
- Doug McClure as C.R. Grover (1972-1973)
- Hugh O'Brian as Hugh Lockwood (1972-1973)
- Tony Franciosa as Nick Bianco (1972-1973)
1970s Episode Guide for 'Search':
(Episodes with dates prior to 1970 aired as reruns during the '70s.)
Season 1, episode 1
W: Leslie Stevens D: Russ Mayberry
With Maurice Evans (Roger White), David White (Miles Llewellyn), Capucine (Silvana Tristano).
Series about a space-age firm, World Securities, which protects and insures banks, jewels and art collections. Their agents are equipped with miniaturized communications systems so that their every move is monitored at an electronic mission control center. Hugh O'Brian, Doug McClure and Tony Franciosa star on a rotating basis. In the first episode, agent Lockwood (O'Brian) must find a missing foreign affairs consultant involved in a marital scandal to avoid international repercussions.
Season 1, episode 2
W: Leslie Stevens D: Philip Leacock
With Ford Rainey (Dr. Barnett), Stefanie Powers (Jill Davenport), Larry Linville (Treasury Agent Hugh Emery), Allen Garfield (Marty Zacharian), Milton Selzer (Lucas Kapos), Jacqueline Hyde (Lena Kapos).
The stability of the world monetary community is at stake when an agent investigating a $100 bill duplicating racket suddenly disappears. World Securities send agent Nick Bianco (Tony Franciosa, making his debut in the series) in search of the man and also to take over the investigation.
Season 1, episode 3
W: Leslie Stevens D: Allen Reisner
With Mary Ann Mobley (Lelia Moen), Jeff Corey (Dr. Karl Moen).
Doug McClure makes his debut in the role of C.R. Grover, who is assigned to stop a scientific genius from destroying the mission control center which he helped construct.
Season 1, episode 4
W: Leslie Stevens D: William Wiard
With Ann Prentiss (Miss Mulligan), Jo Ann Pflug (Dr. Laura Trapnell), George Pan (Abbas Mirzah).
Agent Lockwood goes on a global search to retreive a stolen moonrock that could be a priceless gem for which his organization has assumed responsibility.
Season 1, episode 5
W: Irv Pearlberg D: Marc Daniels
With Torin Thatcher (Stonestreet), Louise Sorel (Magda Reiner), Leslie Charleson (Nancy Kubica).
Agent Bianco must find the mystery man maneuvering to consolidate and take over international crime.
Season 1, episode 6
W: S.S. Schweitzer D: Robert L. Friend
With Edward Mulhare (David Pelham), Mary Frann (Stephanie Burnside), Edward Bell (Andre Gerard), James Gregory (Ambassador Gordon Essex), Poupee Bocar (Kalia Soulvan), Harve Selsby (Epstein), Patrick O'Hara (Mr. Johns), Russ Marin (Ginelli), Abraham Sofaer (General Lokarno).
A mysterious international assassin's targets are VIPs for a price. Agent Bianco learns that the next target of "The Iceman" is a U.S. ambassador, and the klilling is worth $1 million.
Season 1, episode 7
W: Judy Burns D: William Wiard
With Ina Balin (Alexia), Malachi Throne (Colonel Nobokov), Alan Bergman (Interpol Agent Wentzel), Peter Von Zerneck (Bremer), Robert Boon (Dr. Robert Balzak), Byron Mabe (Eagan), Stafford Morgan (Martin), Walter Beakel (Harrison).
Lockwood must find a scientist who has gone into hiding after an abortive effort to defect from a Communist country. The scientist holds the key to an antitoxin for a new poison bullet that threatens the world's balance of power.
Season 1, episode 8
W: J. Christopher Strong III, Michael R. Stein D: Nicholas Colasanto
With Barbara Feldon (Kate Dawes), David Brian (J.R. Devlin), Logan Ramsey (Kenyon Wade), George Gaynes (Maj. Giles Matthews).
Grover is called upon to produce a billionaire recluse involved in Las Vegas operations.
Season 1, episode 9
W: Jack Turley D: Joseph Pevney
With Deanna Lund (Linda Harte), Bill Bixby (Mark Elliott), G.D. Spradlin (Stephen Ackerman), Victoria George (Anne Delaware), Brenda Benet (Carol Lesko), Philip Bourneuf (Mr. Kinser), Robert Carson (Mr. Hartley), John Warburton (Mr. Thomas), Peggy Walton (Sandra Elliott).
Hugh Lockwood is hired to solve a kidnapping but becomes suspicious of the setup, which involves a television celebrity running for office.
Season 1, episode 10
W: Brad Radnitz D: Paul Stanley
With Linda Cristal (Antonia Bravo), Joanna Cameron (Laura Day), Don Dubbins (Neil Corbett).
When a boyhood friend mysteriously disappears along with a valuable cargo plane he was piloting, Hugh Lockwood defies orders and personally undertakes the investigation.
Season 1, episode 11
W: S.S. Schweitzer D: Russ Mayberry
With Luciana Paluzzi (Carla Lucchese Whitfield), Rudy Solari (Luigi Lucchese), Antoinette Bower (Contessa Penny Lucchese), Gary Clarke (Julian Whitfield), George Coulouris (Carmine Lucchese), Peter Bromilow (Stuart Upson).
An heiress flees, then vanishes somewhere in Europe when somebody tries to kill her on her wedding day. C.R. Grover is assigned to locate the girl.
Season 1, episode 12
W: Leslie Stevens D: Russ Mayberry
With Hurd Hatfield (Chen Kuo), Kurt Kasznar (Reuben Harant), Bill Fletcher (General Kuo), Marian McCargo (Mai Tsu Kuo), Thelma Pelish (Taffy), Michael Bow (Arnold Sutter), Mark Lenard (Karl Speer), Bill Smillie (Dr. Ernest Pittman).
Lockwood must locate a missing gold mine for a family in big financial trouble.
Season 1, episode 13
W: Don Balluck D: Russ Mayberry
With Diana Hyland (Anjanette Shanaghan), Albert Paulsen (Henry Danzig), Mike De Anda (Fuentes), Walter Friegel (Richter), Charles Picerni (Kittering), Clyde McLeod (Surgeon).
Nick Bianco is hired to find a missing jetsetter whom he once dated and jilted. He walks into a trap from which there seems no escape.
Season 1, episode 14
W: Jack Turley D: Russ Mayberry
With Dane Clark (Ed Bain), Wally Cox (Brother Sam), William Smith (Pete Roman), Michael Conrad (Sam Donner), George Murdock (Pearson), Lenny Montana (Danny Ellis), Nehemiah Persoff (Emmett Brugman), Annette O'Toole (Jenny Bain).
Probe agent Nick Bianco goes after another agent who is bent on vengeance when his wife is killed and daughter kidnapped in a $1 million gold bullion heist.
Season 1, episode 15
W: S.S. Schweitzer D: Allen Reisner
With Peter Mark Richman (Samuel Boyce), Ramon Bieri (Inspector Bericchi), Bert Convy (Roger Allen), Luther Adler (Vollmar), Lauri Peters (Trudi Hauser), Joanna Miles (Olivia Allen), Whit Bissell (St. Clair), Gloria Manon (Mona Davos), Walter Alzmann (Stucke), Steve Merrick (Fries).
Probe agent C.R. Grover goes after a master criminal whose multi-million-dollar blackmail scheme against Swiss bank depositors threatens the world economy.
Season 1, episode 16
W: Judy Burns D: Jerry Jameson
With Ed Nelson (Cmdr. Bill Parker), Anne Francis (Beth Parker), Jack Ging (Hall), Howard Duff (Dr. Jamison), Robert Webber (Matthew Linden), Fred Downs (Avery), Tom Scott (Doctor), Keith Andes (Dr. Barnett).
Probe agent John Lockwood tries to find an old friend who, delirious with a dread virus, breaks out of quarantine and threatens the country with a major epidemic.
Season 1, episode 17
W: Norman Hudis D: William Wiard
With Craig Stevens (Clayton Lewis), Julie Adams (Jeanette Lewis), Rhonda Fleming (Arlene Morrison), Don Gordon (Alex Nevin), Anthony James (Alfred Barnworth), Ahna Capri (Pam Perry), Bob Bralver (Mackeson).
A fashionable Washington, D.C., hostess becomes involved in a blackmail scheme that poses a threat to worldwide disarmament talks.
Season 1, episode 18
W: Irv Pearlberg D: Jerry Jameson
With Anjanette Comer (Anne Ramon), Alfred Ryder (Dr. Sutra), John Vernon (Paul Holloway), Reggie Nalder (lal Panjim), Garry Walberg (Lt. Bradley), Than Wyenn (Representative), Jose DeVega (Prasad), Ken Renard (Krishna Ramon), George Kramer (Baker).
Probe agent Grover is caught up in the intrigue of a Hindu ritual while investigating the theft of a valued statue.
Season 1, episode 19
W: S.S. Schweitzer, Don Balluck D: William Wiard
With Terry Carter (Hawley Mattson), Nancy Wilson (Sugar Francis), Tim O'Connor (Paul Kleinschmidt), Cameron Mitchell (Chief Garrett), John Kerr (Senator Gordon), Ivor Francis (De Marigny), Jeff Morrow (MacEadie), Richard Lepore (Campbell), Don Pedro Colley (Earl Forbus), Ella Edwards (Lenore Mattson), Robert F. Hoy (Mullins), Terry Leonard (Burke), Ty Henderson (Tom), Tony Epper (Crawford).
Agent Bianco trails a missing sports figure who fears for his life because of his suspected involvement with an international crime syndicate.
Season 1, episode 20
W: Richard Landau D: George McGowan
With Patrick O'Neal (Ralph Byron), Brooke Bundy (Virginia Carr), Keith Andes (Dr. Barnett), Jan Merlin (O'Toole), James B. Sikking (Mark Dallas), Frank Maxwell (General Hack), Lenore Kasdorf (Addie), Soon-Teck Oh (Interrogator), Robert Brubaker (Dr. Weld), Bill McConnell (Corning).
Probe chief Cameron is abducted by a revenge-maddened former Army officer who served under him during the war. Because he once went through a psychological "brainwashing", he intends to force Cameron to endure similar mental tortures.
Season 1, episode 21
W: Robert C. Dennis D: Ralph Senensky
With Sebastian Cabot (Tobler), Diana Muldaur (Sheila Johansen), Jay Robinson (Claude Johansen), Simon Scott (Timothy H. Slater), Judy Lewis (Ellen Slater), William Bassett (Donald).
Probe agent Bianco and control chief Cameron are assigned to find the murderer of a business executive whose supposed suicide is questioned by his wife.
Season 1, episode 22
W: Norman Hudis D: Russ Mayberry
With Mel Ferrer (John Rickman II), Dianne Hull (Tracy), Paul Mantee (Sam Field), Dabney Coleman (Elliott Desmond), Byron Morrow (Martin Honer), Donna Baccala (Lynne Wheatley), Orwin Harvey (Ken Castle).
In trying to locate the daughter of an industrial tycoon who has mysteriously disappeared, Lockwood uncovers a strange twist to what appears to be a kidnap plot.
Season 1, episode 23
W: Robert C. Dennis D: Michael Caffey
With Xenia Gratsos (Zuhra Singar), John Holland (General Harbison), Michael Pataki (Pierre Karim), John Orchard (Craig), Titos Vandis (President Singar), James Almanzar (Marduk), Roger Etienne (Morgue Attendant), Barry Kane (Honor Guard).
Probe agent Grover is caught up in a life and death struggle when assigned to find a missing revolutionary leader who has been accused of plotting the overthrow of a Middle East country.