Cowboy in Africa

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Cowboy in Africa
Premiere September 11, 1967
Finale April 1, 1968
Creator Ivan Tors & Andy White
Network ABC
Style 60-minute adventure
Company Ivan Tors Films
Seasons 1
Episodes 26
(List of episodes)
Origin USA

Cowboy in Africa is an adventure program that aired on ABC.

Jim Sinclair is hired by Commander Hayes to introduce modern methods to his game ranch in Kenya. He brings his helper and best friend, a Navajo Indian named John Henry. Together, they work at roping wildlife and building up a herd on the ranch. During the first episode, a little ten year old boy named Samson watches from afar and decides Jim would make a perfect father. Samson runs for a day and a half to the Hayes/Sinclair ranch and declares to Jim, the world's champion cowboy, that Jim would be his father. Samson, John Henry, and Jim Sinclair become a family



Actor Character Duration
Main Cast
Chuck Connors Jim Sinclair 1
Tom Nardini John Henry 1
Ronald Howard Wing Commander Hayes 1
Gerald Edwards Samson 1


Season Premiere Finale #
Season One September 11, 1967 April 1, 1968 26


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