Home Television Drama Operation: Runaway (The Runaways)

Operation: Runaway (The Runaways)

1 9 7 8 – 1 9 7 9 (USA)
17 x 60 minute episodes

David McKay (former Mr Brady, Robert Reed) is a former vice squad detective who is now a private practice psychiatrist. He teaches psychology at Westwood University in Los Angeles and is devoted to helping children and teenagers in trouble – a habit he picked up from his days on the force.

The program – a Quinn Martin Production – relates David’s efforts to track down runaways.

Regular characters included Kate Wingate (Karen Machon), the dean of women at Westwood; Mark Johnson (Michael Biehn), David’s assistant; and Susan (Ruth Cox), David’s ward.

Dr David McKay
Robert Reed
Kate Wingate
Karen Machon
Mark Johnson
Michael Biehn
Susan Donovan
Ruth Cox