An ex-football player becomes the president of a university.

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
1979  

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Maude (1972–1978)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

This "All In The Family" spin-off centers around Edith's cousin, Maude Findlay. She's a liberal, independent woman living in Tuckahoe, NY with her fourth husband Walter, owner of Findlay's ... See full summary »

Stars: Bea Arthur, Bill Macy, Conrad Bain
Maguy (TV Series 1985)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

A remake of "All in the Family" spin-off "Maude" stars Rosy Varte as the French version of Maude Findlay, Maguy Boissier.

Stars: Rosy Varte, Jean-Marc Thibault, Henri Garcin
Angie (1979–1980)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Angie Falco is a middle class Italian-American who marries the wealthy Brad Benson, and she soon learns how to adjust to her new lifestyle the hard way!

Stars: Donna Pescow, Robert Hays, Sharon Spelman
One Day at a Time (1975–1984)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

This sitcom follows recently divorced mother (Ann Romano) and her two teenage daughters (Barbara and Julie) as they start a new life together in Indianapolis, They are befriended by the ... See full summary »

Stars: Bonnie Franklin, Valerie Bertinelli, Pat Harrington Jr.
Barney Miller (1974–1982)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

The captain of a city police station and his staff handle the various local troubles and characters that come to the building.

Stars: Hal Linden, Abe Vigoda, Steve Landesberg
All in the Family (1971–1979)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

A working class bigot constantly squabbles with his family over the important issues of the day.

Stars: Carroll O'Connor, Jean Stapleton, Rob Reiner
The Golden Girls (1985–1992)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Four previously married women live together in Miami, sharing their various experiences together and enjoying themselves despite hard times.

Stars: Bea Arthur, Betty White, Rue McClanahan
Good Times (1974–1979)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A poor Afro-American family make the best of things in the Chicago housing projects.

Stars: BernNadette Stanis, Ralph Carter, Jimmie Walker
Mr. Dugan (TV Series 1979)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

This series was a revamped continuation of the Bea Arthur series Maude (1972). In the final three episodes of the sixth season of that series, Maude moves to Washington, D.C. and becomes a ... See full summary »

Stars: John Amos, Dennis Burkley, Sarina C. Grant
Edit

Cast

Complete series cast summary:
...
 Louis Harper (4 episodes, 1979)
...
 Maggie Gallagher (4 episodes, 1979)
...
 Sam Dickey (4 episodes, 1979)
...
 Rita Zefferelli (4 episodes, 1979)
...
 Pinky Nolan (4 episodes, 1979)
Edit

Storyline

Louis Harper was a professional football player and humanitarian who became the president of Braddock University. He attempted to use his new power to help the underprivileged, but was continually hampered by administrators who were more interested in fund-raising than education. Maggie was the school's statuesque dean of faculty, and Sam the PR man. Written by Marty McKee <mmckee@soltec.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

university | See All (1) »

Genres:

Comedy

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

8 August 1979 (USA)  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(4 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

This series was a revamped continuation of the Bea Arthur series Maude (1972). In the final three episodes of the sixth season of that series, Maude moves to Washington, D.C. and becomes a congresswoman. After sixth season wrapped, Arthur quit the series. Executive producer Norman Lear decided to retool the concept into "Onward and Upward" starring John Amos about an African-American congressman. Amos had disputes with the show's producers over the script and left the show after the pilot was shot. He was replaced by Cleavon Little. The series was retitled "Mr. Dugan". Three episodes were taped and set to air on CBS beginning in March 1979. A screening was held for the Congressional Black Caucus but the congressmen objected to what they perceived to be a negative portrayal of African-Americans in politics. Lear halted production and retooled the concept again and it became "Hanging In". See more »

Connections

Follows Mr. Dugan (1979) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Discuss Hanging In (1979) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?