James at 15 was a series way ahead of
its time. This NBC drama starred Lance Kerwin as a high school
student who moved from Oregon to Boston where his father accepted a
new job as a college professor.
At first James had a hard time
adjusting but soon made friends with a hip black guy named
"Sly" and a plain but very intelligent female named
Stories revolved around high school
activities and some social situations.
In one episode the boys basketball
team is challenged by the girls team and the girls beat the guys.
In another episode James older sister moves in with her teacher at
college and in the second season James gets a girl pregnant.
Kim Richards who played Prudence on
Nanny & The Professor played the younger sister of James.
James at 15 was one of the best
dramas to ever hit television in the 70's, the public just wasn't
ready for such an honest series.
In season 2 the series title was
changed to James at 16.
2. Girl With The Bad Rep
3. The Gift
4. Knocking Heads
5. The Apple Tree, The Singing & The Gold
6. Rebel Without A Car
7. Kathy's In The Shower
8. Unrequitted Love...Twice
Kathie Lee Gifford