Maria Bonino and Julia Peters are two secretaries in a high-powered New York advertising agency. They are promoted to art director and copywriter and begin their new careers with enthusiasm... See full summary »

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 Julia Peters (22 episodes, 1977-1978)
Lynnie Greene ...
 Maria Teresa Bonino (22 episodes, 1977-1978)
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 Toni McBain (22 episodes, 1977-1978)
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 April Baxter (22 episodes, 1977-1978)
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 Craig Boatwright (22 episodes, 1977-1978)
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 Eddie Barnes (22 episodes, 1977-1978)
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 J.M. Bedford (22 episodes, 1977-1978)
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Maria Bonino and Julia Peters are two secretaries in a high-powered New York advertising agency. They are promoted to art director and copywriter and begin their new careers with enthusiasm. Other people in the agency are J.M. Bedford, chairman of the board; Toni McBain, the President; April Baxter, a copywriter; Eddie Barnes, a TV commercial producer, and Craig Boatwright, a salesman. Written by J.E. McKillop <jmckillo@notes.cc.bellcore.com>

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9 October 1977 (USA)  »

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A Nice Memory
3 July 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I was 12 when this show aired. I remember my whole family really enjoyed watching it every week. I was disappointed it was canceled after only one season. I would love to see it again. Some shows stick in your memory and others don't despite the length of the run of the show. I have always followed what the cast did after the series ended. I'm really glad that Lynne Greene had a successful career behind the scenes. She was a great actress especially in her appearances on Golden Girls as a young "Dorothy". I was sad to hear that Gretchen Wyler died this year of cancer. She was a brilliant actress on TV and on Broadway. Bess Armstrong is still going strong. It is a credit to the casting of On Own that the cast went on to have long careers, although, not high profile. I doubt this show will ever show up on DVD but it would be nice to see it again.


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