Dr. Kildare (1961–1966)

TV Series  |   |  Drama

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The dramatic relationship between a young medical intern and his surgeon mentor.


  • "Dr Kildare" Richard Chamberlain
  • Ricardo Montalban and Elizabeth Allen in Dr. Kildare (1961)
  • Richard Chamberlain and Suzanne Pleshette in Dr. Kildare (1961)
  • Ricardo Montalban and Elizabeth Allen in Dr. Kildare (1961)
  • "Dr Kildare" Richard Chamberlain
  • Richard Chamberlain and Daniela Bianchi in Dr. Kildare (1961)

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Over thirty actors auditioned for the lead role, with William Shatner the eventual winner, though he then declined it. James Franciscus was also offered the role, but had committed himself to another (eventually unmade) series at the time.


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