It's a Living (1980–1989)

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This series featured a group of waitresses (and a pianist, Sonny) who work at a fancy restaurant at the top of a skyscraper.

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Gail Edwards ...
 Dot Higgins (120 episodes, 1980-1989)
Barrie Youngfellow ...
 Jan Hoffmeyer Gray / ... (120 episodes, 1980-1989)
Paul Kreppel ...
 Sonny Mann (120 episodes, 1980-1989)
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 Nancy Beebe (120 episodes, 1980-1989)
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 Amy Tompkins (93 episodes, 1985-1989)
Richard Stahl ...
 Howard Miller (93 episodes, 1985-1989)
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 Ginger St. James (71 episodes, 1986-1989)
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 Cassie Cranston (49 episodes, 1980-1986)
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This half-hour situation comedy centered on a small group of waitresses working at a first class restaurant. A stern female supervisor and a young male piano player are also added into the mix. Written by Phil Fernando

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Making a Living  »

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Also a 1985 tv show
2 January 2001 | by (us) – See all my reviews

I loved this show as a kid so was surprised to see that it was a 1980-1982 (since I wouldn't have been watching then) show not mentioning several members. So, if you have this problem, go to the 1985 version. It is so great watching reruns and seeing "Dharma and Greg"'s mother/mother-in-law playing Lois and "Blossom"'s Mrs. Lemure (Six's mother). as well as Ann Jillian and Marian Mercer--all great! Cheesy as most 80s shows but fun!


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