On Our Own (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... 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)
Dan Resin ...
 Craig Boatwright (22 episodes, 1977-1978)
John Christopher Jones ...
 Eddie Barnes (22 episodes, 1977-1978)
Bob Randall ...
 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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I used to love it
9 April 2004 | by (San Fernando , CA) – See all my reviews

Back in 1977 (when I was 15) I loved 'On Our Own'. Maybe it was because it was filmed in NY and I got to see it taped live twice...but honestly, I loved the characters. Bess Armstrong & Lynnie Green were a great team. Some may compare them to Laverne And Shirley, but these were two very different characters. In addition, Dixie Carter was hysterical with her drawling delivery as well. Her comedic timing was impeccable. As an actor I would be honored to work with anyone involved with that show. It was a fun show and I missed it after the one season. There is always so much 'trash' on the air, yet sometimes the good one's get away. Larry


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