Deep Trouble is the nineteenth episode of the fifth season of Baywatch. It was originally aired on May 1, 1995.

Guest Stars[]

  • Jon Paul Nicholl as Nicholas Campbell
  • Debbe Dunning as Anna Campbell
  • Shawn David Thompson as Jamie Campbell
  • Mike Piazza as himself
  • Joyce Brothers as Doctor
  • Richard Lynch as Diederick
  • Anita Hall as College Girl
  • Mike Russo as Shop Owner

Episode Information[]

C.J. and Matt are shocked when a homeless man they rescue from under a tower turns out to be former lifeguard John D. Cort, whose eyesight has gotten worse. Meanwhile, Hobie befriends a young boy with leukaemia who desperately needs a bone marrow transplant, but his brother has disappeared.


  • Former Baywatch regular John Allen Nelson (Cort) returns to guest star and makes his final appearance on the series in this episode. Nelson also co-wrote this episode. He would later co-star with Gena Lee Nolin (Neely Capshaw) in the television series Sheena.
  • Debbe Dunning is known for her role as second Tool Time girl Heidi Keppert in Home Improvement, replacing Pamela Anderson who had previously been the first Tool Time girl Lisa. Pamela would later reprise her role in the series as a guest star.
  • Future member of the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum Mike Piazza makes a cameo appearance. Mike later married future Baywatch Hawaii actress Alicia Rickter.


Season 5 (1994-1995)
Baywatch Season 5

Main Characters:
Mitch BuchannonHobie BuchannonC.J. ParkerStephanie HoldenMatt BrodyCaroline HoldenGarner EllerbeeLogan Fowler

Recurring Characters:
Newmie NewmanJim BarnettJohn D. CortGayle BuchannonJackie QuinnKaye MorganTracy DodsworthJoey Jennings

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