Marcus Welby, M.D.

  • 1969
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

Popular Emmy-winning drama about a sage general practitioner and his headstrong younger partner. In the 1970-71 season, this became the first ABC show to finish first in the Nielsen ratings. Welby was a compassionate traditionalist, and his colleague, Steven Kiley, a more progressive type who seemed to be cynical but really wasn't. Which is probably why (more…)

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Season 5, Episode 23 I've Promised You a Father

First Aired: March 5, 1974

Part 1 of two. A nurse (Kim Darby) attracted to Kiley becomes hysterical when her sister---Kiley's former girl friend---returns home. Welby: Robert Young. Mrs. Johnson: Joan Crosby.

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  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: Popular Emmy-winning drama about a sage general practitioner and his headstrong younger partner. In the 1970-71 season, this became the first ABC show to finish first in the Nielsen ratings. Welby was a compassionate traditionalist, and his colleague, Stev… (more)

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