Gilligan’s Island
Season 1, Episode 1 (26 Sep. 1964): “Two on a Raft”
by Sherwood Schwartz, Lawrence J. Cohen, Fred Freeman, John Rich

Gilligan's Island - Season 1, Episode 1

Title: “Two on a Raft”

Medium: television series episode

Original airdate: 26 Sep. 1964

Publisher: CBS
Written by: Sherwood Schwartz, Lawrence J. Cohen, Fred Freeman
Directed by: John Rich

9 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
Gilligan Gilligan (Willy Gilligan) lead character
  U.S. Navy
[first mate on lost ship S.S. Minnow]
CBS 120
The Skipper The Skipper (Jonas Grumby) supporting character
  U.S. Navy
[owner of sailing ship S.S. Minnow]
CBS 119
The Millionaire The Millionaire (Thurston Howell III) supporting character
  Harvard University CBS 115
Mrs. Howell Mrs. Howell (Lovey Howell) supporting character
  [millionaire; socialite] CBS 116
The Movie-Star The Movie-Star (Ginger Grant) supporting character
  [actress; film star] CBS 115
The Professor The Professor (Roy Hinkley) supporting character scientist
  Southern Methodist University; Texas Christian University...  CBS 117
Mary Ann Summers Mary Ann Summers supporting character
  [farmer] CBS 121
Marubi tribe Marubi tribe
(someone disguised or dressed as) 
supporting character group
CBR Scale: D Polynesian traditional
[vicious headhunters]
unnamed radio announcer unnamed radio announcer
(voice only)
supporting character
  [provided plot-advancing radio bulletins] CBS 8