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Series cast summary:
Michael Levin ...
Nancy Addison ...
Helen Gallagher ...
 Maeve Ryan / ... 787 episodes, 1975-1989
Ron Hale ...
 Dr. Roger Coleridge 759 episodes, 1975-1989
John Gabriel ...
 Dr. Seneca Beaulac 726 episodes, 1975-1989
Bernard Barrow ...
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 Delia Reid Ryan / ... 566 episodes, 1975-1989
Louise Shaffer ...
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 Bob Reid / ... 459 episodes, 1975-1989
Malcolm Groome ...
 Dr. Patrick Ryan 425 episodes, 1975-1989
Randall Edwards ...
 Delia Reid Ryan Coleridge 413 episodes, 1979-1982
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Karen Morris Gowdy ...
 Dr. Faith Coleridge 405 episodes, 1978-1989
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Set in Riverside on the upper West Side of Manhattan, Ryan's Hope centered mostly on the working class Ryans, an Irish-American family headed by Maeve and Johnny Ryan. They owned Ryan's Bar, a pivotal location for character interaction. The Ryans' dreams and ambitions made up most of the stories. Written by Anonymous

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(1975-1989)

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Elizabeth Perkins auditioned for a role. See more »

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Missing RH
2 May 2007 | by See all my reviews

I was at this site some weeks ago and either missed this page for RH or it is new. I am delighted to have found so much info. both on the cast and the story line. RH was being aired on Soapnet (89) on cable, and then out of the blue they redid the schedule which was to exclude that great show. It now airs one day (sun.) from 6;30am to 7;00 it comes to 1 hr. of watching. I have read so much lately all over the net, wherever soaps are discussed, as to how much shows like this are missed. AW was pulled completely. I think that the nostalgia for saner time in our history is a big part of why this show is now getting so much attention. It would be great if it were put out on DVD and that way the really avid viewer can just purchase it. Well that was my thought and thanks for letting me express it. imm


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