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Celebrities from the three major television networks compete in nine events with the winning team receiving $20,000 each.


Episode Info


Episode number: 1x1
Airdate: Saturday November 13th, 1976

Director: Roger Goodman


  • Currently 6/10
6/10 (1 Vote cast)
Guest Stars
Gabe Kaplan
As Himself (ABC Team - Captain)
Recurring
Darleen Carr
As Herself (ABC Team)
Recurring
Richard Hatch (1)
As Himself (ABC Team)
Recurring
Ron Howard
As Himself (ABC Team)
Recurring
Hal Linden
As Himself (ABC Team)
Recurring
Penny Marshall
As Herself (ABC Team)
Recurring
Telly Savalas
As Himself (CBS Team - Captain)
Recurring
Adrienne Barbeau
As Herself (CBS Team)
Recurring
Kevin Dobson
As Himself (CBS Team)
Recurring
Lee Meriwether
As Herself (CBS Team)
Recurring
Mackenzie Phillips
As Herself (CBS Team)
Recurring
Loretta Swit
As Herself (CBS Team)
Recurring
Jimmie Walker
As Himself (CBS Team)
Recurring
Robert Conrad
As Himself (NBC Team - Captain)
Recurring
Karen Grassle
As Herself (NBC Team)
Recurring
Ben Murphy (1)
As Himself (NBC Team)
Recurring
Lynda Carter
As Herself (ABC Team)
Farrah Fawcett
As Herself (ABC Team)
Robert Hegyes
As Himself (ABC Team)
John Schuck
As Himself (ABC Team)
Gary Burghoff
As Himself (CBS Team)
Pat Harrington, Jr.
As Himself (CBS Team)
Bill Macy
As Himself (CBS Team)
Melissa Sue Anderson
As Herself (NBC Team)
Tim Matheson
As Himself (NBC Team)
Barbara Parkins
As Herself (NBC Team)
Joanna Pettet
As Herself (NBC Team)
Kevin Tighe
As Himself (NBC Team)
Bobby Troup
As Himself (NBC Team)
Demond Wilson
As Himself (NBC Team)

Guest Hosts
Bruce Jenner
As Himself (Running Relay)
Recurring
Bob Rosburg
As Himself (Golf)
Cathy Rigby
As Herself (Obstacle Course)
Joyce Brothers
As Herself (Reporter)
Mark Spitz
As Himself (Swimming Relay)
Reggie Jackson
As Himself (Baseball Throw)
Robert Stack
As Himself (Reporter)
Rona Barrett
As Herself (Reporter)
Main Cast

Recap

Swimming Relay:
1st Place (NBC) - Grassle, Murphy, Anderson, Conrad, Matheson
2nd Place (CBS) - Barbeau, Phillips, Harrington, Savalas, Dobson
3rd Place (ABC) - Carter, Marshall, Linden, Hegyes, Hatch..

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Episode Notes
The events in this competition took place on the campus of Pepperdine University in Malibu California except for the last event, the tug of war, which was held on Malibu Beach.



Other Episode Crew

Executive ProducerRoone Arledge
ProducerDon Ohlmeyer
 
Warning: Battle of the Network Stars season 1 episode 1 guide may contain spoilers
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