Ryan's Four (partially found medical drama TV series; 1983)
Ryan's Four was a medical drama TV series that aired between April 4th and April 27th, 1983 on ABC. The show was produced by David Victor and Henry Winkler.
The plot of Ryan's Four is about Dr. Thomas Ryan (played by Tom Skerrit) who is in charge of four interns. The four interns are the wealthy Dr. Edward Gillian (played by Timothy Daly), the intelligent Dr. Ingrid Sorenson (played by Lisa Elibacher), the working class Dr. Norman Rostov (played by Dirk Blocker) and Dr. Terry Wilson (played by Albert Hall). Dr. Ryan's superior, Dr. Morris Whitford (played by Nicolas Coster) makes sure that the interns don't have an easy time working at the hospital. While dealing with the interns and his superior, Dr. Ryan would also deal with the heartache that comes after his son (who was also an intern) committed suicide after he was unable of handling the pressure of being a doctor. The four interns have their share of problems as well, such as Terry's collapsing marriage and Ingrid's trouble of developing social skills.
The show aired from April 4th to April 27th, 1983. Because of such a short timeframe between the five released episodes, there is no footage of any of the five episodes online, although the intro is on YouTube. There are also some screencaps taken from the show.
|#||Episode Title||Air Date||Status|
|1||Pilot||April 5th, 1983||Lost|
|2||Never Say Die||April 6th, 1983||Lost|
|3||The Choice||April 13th, 1983||Lost|
|4||Heartaches||April 20th, 1983||Lost|
|5||Couples||April 27th, 1983||Lost|
- A TVGuide article on Ryan's Four. Retrieved 01 Mar '18
- The Wikipedia page on Ryan's Four. Retrieved 25 May '18
- MemorableTV's article on Ryan's Four. Retrieved 01 Mar '18