Dazzling high fashion, romance, intrigue and comedy reign on beautiful seas as the Love Boat sails with a star-studded guest cast on a thrilling cruise to Acapulco for a glamorous festival highlighted by a fashion show featuring four of America's most famous clothing designers Geoffrey Beene, Halston, Bob Mackie and Cloria Vanderbilt-- guest starring as themselves, in a special two-hour episode. Also starring in the fashion cruise are Anne Baxter, Morgan Brittany, Debra Clinger, Mike Connors, Christina Ferrare, Richard Gilliland, Jayne Kennedy, Dick Shvan, Bobby Short, Elke Sommer, Camilla Spary, McLean Stevenson and Robert Vaughn. Anne Baxter and McLean Stevenson guest star as owners of a model agency who find that their marriage is in serious trouble when their tempers flare over the use of one of their models (Camilla Sparv) who has captured the captain's eye. "A MODEL MARRIAGE," was written by Tony Webster. In "THIS YEAR'S MODEL," written by Richard Albrecht and Casey Keller, Julie becomes a show-stopper when she models in place of her beautiful model friend (Christina Ferrare) who has fallen in love. Robert Vaughn stars a cosmetics king Charles Paris, who is searching for a unique woman to represent his new product. When Paris meets a beautiful model (Morgan Brittany), accompanied by another knockout (Jayne Kennedy), it's a surprising event when the winner is announced. "ORIGINAL SIN" was written by Barry Blitzer. À handsome industrial spy (Mike Connors) sets out to relieve a beautiful designer (Elke Sommer) of her latest creations, but falls in love, in "VOGUE, ROGUE," written by Berry Blitzer. In "TOO CLOTHES FOR COMFORT," written by Richard Albrecht and Casey Keller, it's a battle of the wits when the daughter (Debra Clinger) of (Dick Shawn) loses his latest line with the help of the man she loves (Richard Gilliland).
Air Date: May 3, 1981