"Dead Man's Channel" is the second episode of the second season of Magnum, P.I. which originally aired on October 15, 1981.

Plot Edit

After her archaeologist father's boat is found deserted at sea in the Nihoa Channel, a marine biology student hires Magnum to find out what happened to him. The local natives warn Magnum to stay away from the "cursed" channel, but he's determined to find out what happened to the missing man.

Synopsis Edit

Magnum dons his sailor's cap when a young marine biologist hires him to take on supposedly cursed waters and find out what happened to her missing archaeologist father.

Cast Edit

Main Edit

Recurring Edit

  • Jeff MacKay as Lieutenant McReynolds

Guest Edit

  • Wendy Girard as Marion Hammond
  • Ina Balin as Professor Martinez
  • Mamaluna as Tehani
  • Curtis Malia as Keone

Trivia Edit

  • Roger E. Mosley is credited, but do not appear.

Quotes Edit

  Season 2 (1980)
Billy Joe BobDead Man's ChannelThe Woman on the BeachFrom Moscow to MauiMemories Are ForeverTropical MadnessWave GoodbyeMad Buck GibsonThe Taking of Dick McWilliamsThe Sixth PositionGhost WriterThe Jororo KillComputer DateTry to RememberItalian IceOne More SummerTexas LightningDouble JeopardyThe Last PageThe Elmo Ziller StoryThree Minus Two