Panic At Malibu Pier is the first episode of Baywatch. It originally aired on April 23, 1989.
Cast and CharactersEdit
- David Hasselhoff as Lt. Mitch Buchannon
- Parker Stevenson as Craig Pomeroy
- Shawn Weatherly as Jill Riley
- Billy Warlock as Eddie Kramer
- Erika Eleniak as Shauni McClain
- Peter Phelps as Trevor Cole
- Gina Hecht as Gina Pomeroy
- Brandon Call as Hobie Buchannon
- Monte Markham as Captain Don Thorpe
- Hope Marie Carlton as Trevor Cole's girl
- Jasper Cole as Ross
- Kellie Martin as Chelsea Carroll
- Michael Newman as Mike 'Newmie' Newman
- Branscombe Richmond as Lifeguard
- Kimber Sissons as Shauni McClain's blonde friend
- Nancy Valen as Hallie
- Teri Weigel as cowgirl-bikini-model
- This is the series premiere of Baywatch and originally aired as a two hour long episode.
- Richard Jaeckel who plays Al Gibson in this episode, later played Lt. Ben Edwards 1991-1994.
- Gina Hecht plays Gina Pomeroy in the pilot, but Holly Gagnier takes over the role in subsequent episodes.
- Nancy Valen who plays Hallie in the pilot, later became a regular cast member in 1996 as Captain Samantha Thomas.
- Brian Austin Green, who would later go on to star on Beverly Hills 90210 has a small role as a boy on the beach in this episode.
- John Sherrod has a small role as life guard Owen in this episode.
- Kellie Martin plays Chelsea Carol, a girl in whom Hobie is interested in.