Two young single ad men must disguise themselves as women to live in the one apartment they can afford.
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 Buffy Wilson / ... (37 episodes, 1980-1982)
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 Henry Desmond / ... (37 episodes, 1980-1982)
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 Sonny Lumet (37 episodes, 1980-1982)
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 Ruth Dunbar (37 episodes, 1980-1982)
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 Isabelle Hammond (37 episodes, 1980-1982)
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 Amy Cassidy (37 episodes, 1980-1982)
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 Lilly Sinclair (17 episodes, 1980-1981)
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Henry and Kip are two advertising designers who had a real problem with finding a place to live. At the beginning, the sole place they could afford was condemned, but they only found out when the wrecking ball was smashing up the place while they were sleeping. A female friend suggested they stay at her building, but the snag is that the place is for women only. In desperation, they assume the identities of the women Hildegard and Buffy in order to rent a room. Now as they pursue their dream of success in the ad business, they also struggle to keep their deception at the apartment building so they won't be evicted, but the beautiful neighbours they have are a constant temptation. Written by Anonymous

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27 November 1980 (USA)  »

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Although Tom Hanks has claimed that he met his wife, Rita Wilson, while shooting "Volunteers" (1985), she appears in a Bosom Buddies episode called "All You Need Is Love" in 1981. See more »

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In a second season episode, an opening shot of Kip and Henry's building shows a California flag flying outside. It's obvious stock footage of a downtown Los Angeles office building. See more »

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Kip 'Buffy' Wilson: Life is just a bowl of green oxtails.
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Shake Me Loose
Music by Dan Foliart and Howard Pearl
Lyrics by Chris Thompson
Performed by Stephanie Mills
1982 Paramount Records Corp.
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A Glance At Tom Hanks Before He Turned Hollywood...
7 February 2003 | by (UK) – See all my reviews

And a delightful glance, at that. Hanks shines in this early television role, as does the rest of the cast. It may not be a classic, but it is good entertainment, and perhaps you can catch it on a Nick-At-Night type channel.


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