Joe Calucci is a kind-hearted office supervisor working for the New York State Unemployment Department. Weekly, he must deal with his frustrations with his girlfriend, employees, bureaucracy brass and the unemployed coming to his department seeking help. Written by
James Coco heads a zany unemployment office where the real unemployables all seem to be on staff.
Did You Know?
Jimmie Walker, while still a stand-up comic, would perform the studio audience warm-ups for this show. It was during one of these performances that he was discovered and cast as J.J. Evans in "Good Times." See more