Probe (1988)

USA, 7 March -14 April 1988
1 series, 7 episodes, average 50m
35mm film, colour, 4:3
mono, English

An American science fiction television series created by Michael I. Wagner and Isaac Asimov.


Scientist and inventor Austin James develops many examples of ground-breaking technologies. Although socially awkward, he agrees to work with the to investigate seemingly unsolvable cases.


MCA Television
Created by: Michael I. Wagner, Isaac Asimov
Executive Producers: Michael I. Wagner, Alan J. Levi
Produced by: Stephen Caldwell, Michael Piller
Music: Sylvester Levay

Parker Stevenson (Austin James)
Ashley Crow (Michelle “Mickey” Castle)
Jon Cypher (Howard Millhouse)
Clive Revill (Graham McKinley)


Computer Logic (7 March 1988)
Untouched by Human Hands (10 March 1988)
Black Cats Don't Walk Under Ladders (Do They?) (17 March 1988)
Metamorphic Anthropoidic Prototype Over You (24 March 1988)
Now You See It… (31 March 1988)
Plan 10 from Outer Space (7 April 1988)
Quit-It (14 April 1988)

Alternative Titles

Un científico asombroso – Uruguayan, Chilean title
Um Cientista Genial – Brazilian title