Richard Kline Actor

Richard kline

Richard Kline (born April 29, 1944) is an American actor and television director. He is best known for playing the sleazy neighbor and used car salesman, Larry Dallas, on the sitcom, Three's Company. Richard Klein was born in New York City to Leah Klein. He was raised in Queens by parents who practiced Reform Judaism. He attended Queens College and has a Master of Fine Arts degree in theater from Northwestern University. After he graduated, he served with the United States Army in the Vietnam War. Kline became involved in theater and made his professional debut in 1971 as part of the Lincoln Center Repertory Company. Regional theater productions during this period included Chemin de Fer (in Chicago with actor Dennis Franz), Death of a Salesman, and Love's Labour's Lost. A classically trained singer, Kline made his Broadway career debut in City of Angels, a musical (1990). In addition to his television and big screen appearances, Kline has hosted two game show pilots, Jumble in 1988 and To Tell the Truth in 1990. The show's rights were then sold to NBC with Gordon Elliott, then Lynn Swann and Alex Trebek later hosting.

Personal details

Date of birth
April 29th, 1944
Nationality
United States of America
Places lived
New York City , New York
pop. 8,405,837 (2013)
Queens , New York
pop. 2,296,175 (2013)

Family

Parents
Spouses
Children

Education

1. Northwestern University Colleges/University

Northwestern University is a private research university with campuses in Evanston and Chicago in Illinois, United States. Northwestern has 12 undergraduate, graduate, and professional schools offering 124 undergraduate degrees and 145 graduate and professional degrees.

Institution info

Type Private university
Endowment
2013. 8.2 bil. $
Institution colors
Founded
January 28th, 1851
Headquarters
633 Clark St., 60208 - Evanston, Illinois
Undergraduates
2012. 8,525
2010. 9,535
2009. 9,914
Postgraduates
2012. 8,145
2010. 10,946
Acceptance rate
2014. 12.9 %
2013. 13.9 %
2012. 15.0 %
2011. 18.0 %
2010. 23.0 %
Local tuition
2013. 45.1 K $
2010. 39.8 K $
Official web page www.northwestern.edu
Wikipedia article
Social media

Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender
Notable alumni by party membership

People attended Northwestern University connected by profession and/or age

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2. Queens College, City University of New York Colleges/University

Queens College, located in Kew Gardens Hills, Queens, New York City, is one of the senior colleges of the City University of New York. It is also the fifth oldest of the City University's twenty-three institutions of higher learning. The college's seventy seven acre campus is located in the heart of the borough, and runs along Kissena Boulevard. Queens College opened in 1937 with the goal of offering a first-rate education to all people regardless of background or financial means. It is one of CUNY's largest senior colleges, and is often referred to as “the jewel of the CUNY system”. The college enjoys a national reputation for its liberal arts and sciences and pre-professional programs.

Type Public school
Endowment
2010. 27.9 mil. $
Institution colors
Founded
1937
Headquarters
65-30 Kissena Blvd., 11367 - New York City, New York
Undergraduates
2010. 14,384
2010. 16,195
2009. 15,894
Postgraduates
2010. 4,110
2010. 4,711
Acceptance rate
2010. 30.0 %
Local tuition
2011. 5.61 K $
2011. 5.61 K $
2010. 5.08 K $
2009. 5.05 K $
2008. 4.45 K $
Official web page www.qc.edu||http:
Wikipedia article

Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender
Notable alumni by party membership

People attended Queens College, City University of New York connected by profession and/or age

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Movie performances

Average rating by genre

GenreNum. of titlesAvg. rating
Comedy75.44
Romance25.05
Family25.35

1. Jack & Jill (2011)

Comedy
played Theatergoer #1
Runtime Producers Directors Writers Top cast Awards Budget Movie on internet
91.0
, ,
Todd Garner
26 Show list 13 Show list $79M

Jack and Jill is a 2011 comedy film written by Steve Koren, Robert Smigel, Ben Zook and directed by Dennis Dugan.

Awards

2012 Kids' Choice Award for Favorite Movie Actor
2011
2011
2011 Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Supporting Actress
2011 Razzie Award for Worst Supporting Actor
2011 Razzie Award for Worst Picture
2011 Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Screenplay
2011 Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Director
2011 Razzie Award for Worst Prequel, Remake, Rip-off or Sequel
2011 Razzie Award for Worst Actress
2011 Razzie Award for Worst Actor
2011 Razzie Award for Worst Screen Couple/Ensemble
2011 Razzie Award for Worst Screen Ensemble

Top cast

Al Pacino
Monica's Boyfriend
Erin Sadelstein
Monica
Eduardo
Funbucket
Carter Simmons
Xavier
Scrapply Puppeteer
The Price Is Right Contestant #1
Theater Patron
The Price Is Right Showcase Girl #2
Bitsy Simmons
Angry Moviegoer #1
Sham-Wow Guy
Cruise Waiter
The Price Is Right Showcase Girl #1
The Price Is Right Showcase Girl #3
Stage Manager
Subjects Music by Cinematographers Costumography Soundtrack Languages Country
Ellen Lutter
English
United States of America

2. Knight to F4 (2005)

Comedy
Runtime Producers Directors Writers Top cast Awards Budget Movie on internet
Aaron Burnett
$1M

Awards

Top cast

Subjects Music by Cinematographers Costumography Soundtrack Languages Country
English
United States of America

3. To Kill a Mockumentary (2004)

Comedy
played Dr. Bentley
Runtime Producers Directors Writers Top cast Awards Budget Movie on internet
99.0
,
James Robson
,
Lawreen E. Kayl
Stephen Wallis
Stephen Wallis
,
14 Show list

To Kill a Mockumentary is a 2004 mockumentary, parody, comedy film written by Shawna Waldron and Stephen Wallis and directed by Stephen Wallis.

Awards

Top cast

Estelle
Spencer
Make-Up Girl
Jimmy Workman
Jerry
Tucker
Prof. Shellington
Danson
Hank's Mom
Subjects Music by Cinematographers Costumography Soundtrack Languages Country
James Verboort
Alexandra Selsman Hughes
English
United States of America

4. Jane White Is Sick & Twisted (2002)

Comedy, Drama, Romance
Runtime Producers Directors Writers Top cast Awards Budget Movie on internet
90.0
David Michael Latt
6 Show list

Jane White Is Sick & Twisted is a 2002 comedy film produced by The Asylum, starring Kim Little. It is one of few films by the studio not to be made to capitalize on another film, and is also one of few Asylum films to have a theatrical release.

Awards

Top cast

Dick Smith
Barney
Tiffany
Subjects Music by Cinematographers Costumography Soundtrack Languages Country
English
United States of America

5. Saving Silverman (2001)

Comedy, Crime, Romance
played Acrobat Announcer
Runtime Producers Directors Writers Top cast Awards Budget Movie on internet
92.0
Greg DePaul
,
Hank Nelken
13 Show list $22M

Saving Silverman is a 2001 comedy film directed by Dennis Dugan and starring Jason Biggs, Steve Zahn, Jack Black and Amanda Peet. Neil Diamond has a cameo role playing himself. In the film, Darren Silverman's longtime friends try to save him from marrying his controlling new girlfriend, whose behavior threatens the friends, their band, and Darren's chance at happiness with his lifelong true love. Outside North America, the film was titled Evil Woman.

Awards

Top cast

J.D.
Wayne
Judith
Bar Dude
Darren
Referee
Cute Girl
Newscaster
Cheerleader #2
Beautiful Woman
Subjects Music by Cinematographers Costumography Soundtrack Languages Country
Arthur Albert
Melissa Toth
Thai, English
Australia, United States of America

6. Warm Blooded Killers (1999)

played Ush
Runtime Producers Directors Writers Top cast Awards Budget Movie on internet
85.0
Daniel Wulkan
Nicholas Siapkaris
,
Stephen Langford
Stephen Langford
3 Show list

Warm Blooded Killers is a 1999 film written by Stephen Langford and directed by Nicholas Siapkaris and Stephen Langford.

Awards

Top cast

Vince Morehouse
Packy Dolan
Vicky Portenza
Subjects Music by Cinematographers Costumography Soundtrack Languages Country
Matthew Olivo
Alexis Scott
English
United States of America

7. Treehouse Hostage (1999)

Adventure, Family
Runtime Producers Directors Writers Top cast Awards Budget Movie on internet
90.0
1 Show list

Treehouse Hostage is a 1999 family film directed by Sean McNamara and starring Jim Varney and Joey Zimmerman. It is one of Varney's last films before he died in 2000.

Awards

Top cast

Carl Banks
Subjects Music by Cinematographers Costumography Soundtrack Languages Country
English
United States of America

8. Beverly Hills Ninja (1997)

Action, Comedy
played Driver
Runtime Producers Directors Writers Top cast Awards Budget Movie on internet
88.0
,
Bradley Jenkel
,
Steven Stabler
,
Tony Shimkin
Mark Feldberg
,
Mitchell Klebanoff
19 Show list

Beverly Hills Ninja is a 1997 American martial arts comedy film directed by Dennis Dugan, written by Mark Feldberg and Mitch Klebanoff. The film stars Chris Farley, Nicollette Sheridan, Robin Shou, Nathaniel Parker and Chris Rock. The main plot revolves around Haru, the white orphan boy was found by a clan of ninjas as an infant in an abandoned treasure chest and was raised by them. Haru never quite conforms to their culture and never acquires the skills of a ninja, but is nonetheless good-natured and persevering in his personal ambitions. His first mission brings him to Beverly Hills to investigate a murder mystery.

Awards

Top cast

Bouncer #1
Policeman #1
Desk Manager
Martin Tanley
Female Traveler
Chet Walters
Gobei
Policeman #2
Sensei
Busboy
Young Haru
Martial Artist
Sally Jones, Allison Page
Man with Shoes
Old Japanese Man
Subjects Music by Cinematographers Costumography Soundtrack Languages Country
Arthur Albert
Mary Claire Hannan
Beverly Hills Ninja
English
United States of America

9. Itsy Bitsy Spider (1992)

Animation, Short
Runtime Producers Directors Writers Top cast Awards Budget Movie on internet
7.0

Itsy Bitsy Spider is a 1992 American animated science fantasy-comedy short film directed by Matthew O'Callaghan and written by Michael O'Donoghue, loosely based on the homonymous rhyme and released with the movie Bébé's Kids. It features Frank Welker as the title character and Langston the cat, and Jim Carrey as the Exterminator. In the film, there is a happy-go-lucky city girl called Leslie who has spider friend named Itsy. It was rated PG by the MPAA for sci-fi cartoon violence. This short film was a family-friendly version of The Terminator and RoboCop, as well as the pilot episode of the series. The film was eventually made into a television animated series, which aired on the USA Network to becoming a franchise.

Awards

Top cast

Subjects Music by Cinematographers Costumography Soundtrack Languages Country
English
United States of America

10. Problem Child (1990)

Comedy, Family
Runtime Producers Directors Writers Top cast Awards Budget Movie on internet
81.0
Scott Alexander
12 Show list $10M

Problem Child is a 1990 American comedy film. It stars John Ritter, Amy Yasbeck, Gilbert Gottfried, Jack Warden, Michael Richards, and Michael Oliver. The film was directed by Dennis Dugan. The film was the first of many produced by Robert Simonds.

Awards

Top cast

Ben Healy
All American Dad
Mr. Peabody
Paramedic
Ben Healy
Martin Beck
Junior Healy
Harriet
Neo Nazi
Pedro
Subjects Music by Cinematographers Costumography Soundtrack Languages Country
English
United States of America

Starring TV roles

1. Inside Schwartz

Comedy
Character Performance type Networks Seasons From To Created by First epizode air date Last epizode air date Num. of seassons Regular cast Languages

NBC
September 27th, 2001 January 3rd, 2002 1 English

2. Three's Company

Comedy
Character Performance type Networks Seasons From To Created by First epizode air date Last epizode air date Num. of seassons Regular cast Languages

American Broadcasting Company
March 15th, 1977 September 18th, 1984 9 American English

3. His & Hers

Character Performance type Networks Seasons From To Created by First epizode air date Last epizode air date Num. of seassons Regular cast Languages
CBS
March 5th, 1990 August 22nd, 1990 1
Lisa Picotte
Jim Doughan
English

4. Living in TV Land

Character Performance type Networks Seasons From To Created by First epizode air date Last epizode air date Num. of seassons Regular cast Languages
TV Land
August 18th, 2004 1 English

5. Noah Knows Best

Comedy
Character Performance type Networks Seasons From To Created by First epizode air date Last epizode air date Num. of seassons Regular cast Languages

Nickelodeon
October 7th, 2000 January 6th, 2001 1 English

6. Karroll's Christmas

Comedy
Character Performance type Networks Seasons From To Created by First epizode air date Last epizode air date Num. of seassons Regular cast Languages

A&E

Guest TV appearances

Columbo

Program genre

Crime Fiction
Thriller
Drama
Mystery
Police procedural

Official site

External resources

Columbo is an American detective mystery television film series, starring Peter Falk as Columbo, a homicide detective with the Los Angeles Police Department. The character and television show were created by William Link and Richard Levinson. The show popularized the inverted detective story format. Almost every episode begins by showing the commission of the crime and its perpetrator; the series therefore has no whodunit element.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S10-E05 January 10th, 1994

ER

Program genre

Drama

Official site

External resources

ER is an American medical drama television series created by novelist Michael Crichton that aired on NBC from September 19, 1994 to April 2, 2009. It was produced by Constant c Productions and Amblin Entertainment, in association with Warner Bros. Television. ER follows the inner life of the emergency room of fictional County General Hospital in Chicago, Illinois, and various critical issues faced by the room's physicians and staff. The show ran for 15 seasons with a total of 331 episodes, becoming the longest-running primetime medical drama in American television history. It won 23 Emmy Awards, including the 1996 Outstanding Drama Series award, and received 124 Emmy nominations, which makes it the most nominated drama program in history. ER won 116 awards in total, including the Peabody Award, while the cast earned four Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Ensemble Performance in a Drama Series.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S10-E14 February 12th, 2004
Yahlin Chang

Eight Is Enough

Program genre

Comedy
Drama
Comedy-drama
Sitcom

External resources

Eight Is Enough is an American television comedy-drama series that ran on ABC from March 15, 1977, until August 29, 1981. The show was modeled after syndicated newspaper columnist Thomas Braden, a real-life parent with eight children, who wrote a book with the same name.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S02-E09 November 9th, 1977
S02-E08 November 9th, 1977

Family Matters

Program genre

Sitcom
Comedy

External resources

Family Matters is an American sitcom which originated on ABC from September 22, 1989 to May 9, 1997 and then aired on CBS from September 19, 1997 to July 17, 1998. A spin-off of Perfect Strangers, the series revolves around the Winslow family, a middle-class African American family living in Chicago, Illinois. Midway through the first season, the show introduced the Winslows' nerdy neighbor Steve Urkel, who quickly became its breakout character and eventually the show's main character.nHaving run for nine seasons, Family Matters is the second longest-running U.S. sitcom with a predominantly African American cast behind The Jeffersons, which aired for 11 seasons. In terms of the number of episodes, Family Matters is ranked third after Tyler Perry's House of Payne and The Jeffersons, with 215.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S06-E17 February 24th, 1995
Kelly Sandefur

Gilmore Girls

Program genre

Comedy-drama
Comedy
Drama

Official site

External resources

Gilmore Girls is an American comedy-drama series created by Amy Sherman-Palladino, starring Lauren Graham and Alexis Bledel. On October 5, 2000, the series debuted on the WB to widespread critical acclaim and remained a tent-pole to the WB until it was canceled in its seventh season, ending on May 15, 2007 on the CW. The entire series has been released on DVD, is currently available on Netflix, as well as on iTunes.nThe show follows single mother Lorelai Gilmore and her daughter, also named Lorelai but who prefers to be called Rory, living in the fictional town of Stars Hollow, Connecticut. This is a town filled with colorful characters, which is located approximately 30 minutes from Hartford, Connecticut. Ambition, education, and work constitute part of the series' central concerns, telling Lorelai's story from pregnant teen runaway and high school dropout to co-owner and manager of the Independence Inn. Rory's transition from public school to the prestigious Chilton is similarly followed, exploring her ambition to study at an Ivy League college and to become a foreign correspondent.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S02-E11 January 22nd, 2002
Linda Loiselle Guzik

Hill Street Blues

Program genre

Crime Fiction
Police procedural
Drama

External resources

Hill Street Blues is an American serial police drama that was first aired on NBC in 1981 and ran for 146 episodes on primetime into 1987.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S07-E20 April 7th, 1987

Hotel

Program genre

Soap opera
Drama

External resources

Hotel is an American prime time drama series which aired on ABC from September 21, 1983, to May 5, 1988, in the timeslot following Dynasty.nBased on Arthur Hailey's 1965 novel of the same name, the series was produced by Aaron Spelling and set in the elegant and fictitious St. Gregory Hotel in San Francisco. Establishing shots of the hotel were filmed in front of The Fairmont San Francisco atop the Nob Hill neighborhood. Episodes followed the activities of passing guests, as well as the personal and professional lives of the hotel staff.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S02-E17 March 13th, 1985

Hunter

Program genre

Drama
Adventure Film
Action/Adventure
Police procedural
Crime Fiction
Action

External resources

Hunter is an American police drama television That was created by Frank Lupo, and starring Fred Dryer as Sgt. Rick Hunter and Stepfanie Kramer as Sgt. Dee Dee McCall, which ran on NBC from 1984 to 1991. However, Kramer left after the sixth season to pursue other acting and musical opportunities. In the seventh season, Hunter partnered with two different women officers. The titular character, Sgt. Rick Hunter, was a wily, physically imposing, often rule-breaking homicide detective with the Los Angeles Police Department. The show's main characters, Hunter and McCall, resolved many of their cases by lethal force, but no more so than many other related television dramas..nThe show's executive producer during the first season was Stephen J. Cannell, whose company produced the series.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S04-E05 October 31st, 1987

Judging Amy

Program genre

Legal
Drama

External resources

Judging Amy is an American television drama that was telecast from September 19, 1999, through May 3, 2005, on CBS-TV. This TV series starred Amy Brenneman and Tyne Daly. Its main character is a judge who serves in a family court; in addition to the family-related cases that she adjudicates, many episodes focus on her experiences as a divorced mother and on the experiences of her mother, a social worker in the field of child welfare. This series was based on the life experiences of Brenneman's mother.nAfter six seasons, Judging Amy was canceled by CBS on May 18, 2005. In the United States, re-runs were telecast on the Turner Network Television cable TV channel for about four years, but this series was replaced by others in the schedule for the fall of 2007. Its final telecast was on August 31, 2007. Starting July 17, 2011 Gospel Music Channel began telecasting the show, starting with the pilot episode. GMC aired the show with edits to some of the language, out of order, and some episodes missing.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S02-E14 February 20th, 2001
Lyla Oliver

L.A. Law

Program genre

Drama
Legal drama
Legal

External resources

L.A. Law is an American television legal drama series that ran for eight seasons on NBC from September 15, 1986 to May 19, 1994.nCreated by Steven Bochco and Terry Louise Fisher, it contained many of Bochco's trademark features including an ensemble cast, large number of parallel storylines, social drama, and off-the-wall humor. It reflected the social and cultural ideologies of the 1980s and early 1990s, and many of the cases featured on the show dealt with hot-topic issues such as abortion, racism, gay rights, homophobia, sexual harassment, AIDS, and domestic violence. The series often also reflected social tensions between the wealthy senior lawyer protagonists and their less well-paid junior staff.nThe show was popular with audiences and critics, and won 15 Emmy Awards throughout its run, four of which were for Outstanding Drama Series.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S08-E11 February 10th, 1994

Matlock

Program genre

Drama
Legal
Legal drama
Police procedural
Comedy-drama

External resources

Matlock is an American television legal drama, starring Andy Griffith in the title role of criminal-defense attorney Ben Matlock. The show, produced by The Fred Silverman Company, Dean Hargrove Productions, Viacom Productions, and Paramount Television, originally aired from September 23, 1986, to May 8, 1992, on NBC; and from November 5, 1992, until May 7, 1995, on ABC.nThe show's format is similar to that of CBS's Perry Mason, with Matlock identifying the perpetrators and then confronting them in dramatic courtroom scenes. One difference, however, was that whereas Mason usually exculpated his clients at a pretrial hearing, Matlock usually secured an acquittal at trial, from the jury.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S02-E16 January 26th, 1988

Murder, She Wrote

Program genre

Cozy mystery
Crime Fiction
Crime
Procedural drama
Drama
Mystery

External resources

Murder, She Wrote is an American television mystery series starring Angela Lansbury as mystery writer and amateur detective Jessica Fletcher. The series aired for 12 seasons from 1984 to 1996 on the CBS network, with 264 episodes transmitted. It was followed by four TV films and a spin-off series, The Law & Harry McGraw. It is one of the most successful and longest-running television shows in history, with close to 23 million viewers in its prime, and was a staple of the CBS Sunday night lineup for a decade. The series is also successful around the world.nLansbury was nominated for a total of ten Golden Globes and 12 Emmy Awards for her work on Murder, She Wrote. She holds the record for the most Golden Globe nominations for Best Actress in a television drama series and the most Emmy nominations for outstanding lead actress in a drama series for Murder, She Wrote, with those nominations netting her four Golden Globe awards. The series received three nominations but no wins in the Outstanding Drama Series category at the Emmys. It was nominated for a Golden Globe in the same category six times and won twice.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S03-E05 November 2nd, 1986
Robert Swanson

NYPD Blue

Program genre

Crime
Live action
Drama
Police procedural
Crime Fiction

External resources

NYPD Blue is an American television police drama set in New York City, exploring the internal and external struggles of the fictional 15th precinct of Manhattan. Each episode typically intertwined several plots involving an ensemble cast.nThe show was created by Steven Bochco and David Milch and was inspired by Milch's relationship with Bill Clark, a former member of the New York City Police Department who eventually became one of the show's producers. The series was originally broadcast on the ABC network, debuted on September 21, 1993‚ and aired its final episode on March 1, 2005. It remains ABC's longest-running primetime one-hour drama series.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S11-E10 February 10th, 2004 ,
S03-E14 February 20th, 1996

Punky Brewster

Program genre

Children's television series
Comedy
Sitcom

External resources

Punky Brewster is an American sitcom about a girl named Punky Brewster being raised by her foster parent. The show ran on NBC from September 16, 1984 to March 9, 1986, and again in first-run syndication from October 30, 1987 to May 27, 1988.nPunky Brewster spawned an animated spin-off It's Punky Brewster. The series featured the original cast voicing their respective characters. The cartoon was produced by Ruby-Spears, and aired on NBC from September 14, 1985 to December 6, 1986.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S04-E07 May 5th, 1988

Sabrina, the Teenage Witch

Program genre

Children's television series
Supernatural
Fantasy television
Puppet
Fantasy
Comedy
Sitcom

External resources

Sabrina, the Teenage Witch is an American sitcom based on the Archie comic book series of the same name. The show premiered on September 27, 1996, on ABC to over 17 million viewers in its T.G.I.F. line-up.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S05-E07 November 3rd, 2000

Sidekicks

Program genre

Martial arts
Action
Adventure Film

External resources

Sidekicks is a 1986-1987 martial arts TV series, a spin-off of the original Walt Disney one-time special, The Last Electric Knight. The series starred Ernie Reyes, Jr. as Ernie Lee, the Last Electric Knight, and Gil Gerard as Sergeant Jake Rizzo. Sidekicks aired on ABC Friday nights at 9pm and then Saturdays at 8pm.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S01-E02 October 3rd, 1986
S01-E01 September 26th, 1986
Allen Reisner

Simon & Simon

Program genre

Crime Fiction
Drama

External resources

Simon & Simon is an American detective television series that originally ran from November 24, 1981 to January 21, 1989. The series was broadcast on CBS and starred Gerald McRaney and Jameson Parker as two brothers who run a private detective agency together.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S08-E01 October 8th, 1988

St. Elsewhere

Program genre

Comedy-drama
Drama
Medical drama
Medical fiction
Black comedy

External resources

St. Elsewhere is an American medical drama television series that originally ran on NBC from October 26, 1982, to May 25, 1988. The series starred Ed Flanders, Norman Lloyd and William Daniels as teaching doctors at an aging, underrated Boston hospital who gave interns a promising future in making critical medical and life decisions. The series was produced by MTM Enterprises, which had success with a similar NBC series, the police drama Hill Street Blues, during that same time; both series were often compared to each other for their use of ensemble casts and overlapping serialized storylines. St. Elsewhere was filmed at CBS/MTM Studios, which was known as CBS/Fox Studios when the show began; coincidentally, 20th Century Fox acquired the rights to the series when it bought MTM Enterprises in the 1990s.nKnown for its combination of gritty, realistic drama and moments of black comedy, St. Elsewhere gained a small yet loyal following over its six-season, 137-episode run; the series also found a strong audience in Nielsen's 18-49 age demographic, a young demo later known for a young, affluent audience that TV advertisers were eager to reach.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S06-E03 September 30th, 1987

That '70s Show

Program genre

Sitcom
Comedy
Romance Film

Official site

External resources

That '70s Show is an American television period sitcom that originally aired on Fox from August 23, 1998, to May 18, 2006. The series focused on the lives of a group of teenage friends living in the fictional suburban town of Point Place, Wisconsin, from May 17, 1976, to December 31, 1979.nThe main teenage cast members were Topher Grace, Mila Kunis, Ashton Kutcher, Danny Masterson, Laura Prepon, and Wilmer Valderrama. The main adult cast members were Debra Jo Rupp, Kurtwood Smith, Don Stark and, during the first three seasons and a few episodes in the sixth and seventh seasons, Tanya Roberts.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S02-E10 December 7th, 1999

The Monkees

Program genre

Musical
Sitcom
Comedy

Official site

External resources

The Monkees is an American situation comedy that aired on NBC from September 1966 to March 1968. The series follows the adventures of four young men trying to make a name for themselves as rock 'n roll singers. The show introduced a number of innovative new-wave film techniques to series television and won two Emmy Awards in 1967. The program ended on Labor Day, 1968 at the finish of its second season and has received a long afterlife in Saturday morning repeats and syndication, as well as overseas broadcasts.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S01-E04 October 3rd, 1966 Partygoer at Monkees' House
Dave Evans

The New WKRP in Cincinnati

Program genre

Sitcom
Comedy

External resources

The New WKRP in Cincinnati is a sequel/spin-off of the original CBS sitcom WKRP in Cincinnati. It was made for the syndication market from 1991 to 1993. MTM Enterprises produced the show.nGordon Jump, Frank Bonner, and Richard Sanders reprised their roles from the original show. Other original cast members came in for guest spots, with Loni Anderson returning for two episodes, Tim Reid for one episode, and Howard Hesseman appearing in nine episodes total, as well as directing several other episodes.nThe week before the show's premiere, many stations carrying the program aired the hour-long WKRP in Cincinnati 50th Anniversary Special, centered around an unseen reporter interviewing Arthur Carlson about the fictitious station's golden anniversary, which served as a setup to show clips of memorable moments from the original series.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S02-E18 February 20th, 1993

The Ropers

Program genre

Sitcom
Comedy

External resources

The Ropers is an American sitcom that ran from March 13, 1979 to May 22, 1980 on ABC. The series is a spin-off of Three's Company and based on the British sitcom George and Mildred.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S01-E06 April 17th, 1979

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