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Writer:
Gary David Goldberg (created by)
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Seasons:
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7
Release Date:
22 September 1982 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Plot:
Chronicles liberal ex-hippies Steven and Elyse Keaton, their conservative son Alex, daughters Mallory and Jennifer, and later, youngest child Andrew. Full summary »
Awards:
Won Golden Globe. Another 22 wins & 43 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
Nice & splendid........fantastic! See more (54 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 6 of 100)

Meredith Baxter ... Elyse Keaton (171 episodes, 1982-1989)

Michael Gross ... Steven Keaton (171 episodes, 1982-1989)

Michael J. Fox ... Alex P. Keaton (171 episodes, 1982-1989)

Justine Bateman ... Mallory Keaton (171 episodes, 1982-1989)

Tina Yothers ... Jennifer Keaton (171 episodes, 1982-1989)

Brian Bonsall ... Andrew 'Andy' Keaton (74 episodes, 1986-1989)
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Series Directed by
Sam Weisman (57 episodes, 1983-1989)
Will Mackenzie (36 episodes, 1982-1987)
Andrew McCullough (14 episodes, 1983-1989)
Matthew Diamond (14 episodes, 1987-1989)
John Pasquin (13 episodes, 1983-1987)
Asaad Kelada (8 episodes, 1982-1988)
Tony Mordente (6 episodes, 1982-1983)
Lee Shallat Chemel (5 episodes, 1984-1986)
Peter Baldwin (3 episodes, 1986-1987)
Michael Zinberg (2 episodes, 1982-1983)
Alan Bergmann (2 episodes, 1982)
Barbara Schultz (2 episodes, 1985-1987)
Lynn Hamrick (2 episodes, 1986-1987)
Steven Robman (2 episodes, 1986-1987)
Debbie Allen (2 episodes, 1987-1988)
 
Series Writing credits
Gary David Goldberg (171 episodes, 1982-1989)
Alan Uger (35 episodes, 1983-1989)
Marc Lawrence (30 episodes, 1984-1989)
Ruth Bennett (26 episodes, 1982-1989)
Michael J. Weithorn (26 episodes, 1982-1986)
Susan Stevenson (19 episodes, 1983-1989)
Katie Ford (10 episodes, 1987-1989)
Lloyd Garver (8 episodes, 1982-1987)
Rich Reinhart (5 episodes, 1983-1986)
Bruce Helford (5 episodes, 1985-1989)
Stephen Curwick (5 episodes, 1985-1987)
Douglas Wyman (4 episodes, 1983-1989)
Joanne Pagliaro (2 episodes, 1982)
Lisa A. Bannick (2 episodes, 1983-1984)
Bruce David (2 episodes, 1985-1987)
Shannon Gaughan (2 episodes, 1988-1989)
Matthew Monaster (2 episodes, 1988-1989)

Series Produced by
Gary David Goldberg .... executive producer (170 episodes, 1982-1989)
Carol Himes .... line producer / co-producer (121 episodes, 1982-1989)
June Galas .... associate producer (92 episodes, 1982-1987)
Alan Uger .... producer / co-executive producer (77 episodes, 1984-1989)
Michael J. Weithorn .... supervising producer / producer (70 episodes, 1983-1987)
Lloyd Garver .... executive producer / producer (68 episodes, 1982-1987)
Ruth Bennett .... producer (42 episodes, 1984-1987)
Marc Lawrence .... supervising producer (29 episodes, 1987-1989)
Dianne Edwards Thorington .... associate producer (28 episodes, 1987-1989)
Susan Stevenson .... producer (28 episodes, 1987-1989)
 
Series Original Music by
Tom Scott (68 episodes, 1982-1987)

J.A.C. Redford (unknown episodes, 1989)
Dominic Messinger (unknown episodes)
Rick Rhodes (unknown episodes)
 
Series Cinematography by
Robert F. Liu (100 episodes, 1985-1989)
Mikel Neiers (45 episodes, 1982-1987)
Dominic Palmieri (30 episodes, 1985-1987)
Richard A. Kelley (9 episodes, 1984-1986)
Bill Chapman (3 episodes, 1984)
Tony Cestare (2 episodes, 1984)
Tony Yarlett (2 episodes, 1984)
 
Series Film Editing by
Gary Anderson (115 episodes, 1982-1989)
Ed Brennan (4 episodes, 1983-1984)
Jon Bellis (3 episodes, 1986-1987)
 
Series Casting by
Judith Weiner (92 episodes, 1982-1987)
Allison Jones (30 episodes, 1985-1989)
Donald De Line (10 episodes, 1983-1984)
 
Series Art Direction by
James F. Claytor Sr. (116 episodes, 1982-1989)
James F. Clayton (2 episodes, 1982-1987)
 
Series Set Decoration by
Chuck Rutherford (64 episodes, 1982-1987)
Freddie Rymond (26 episodes, 1987-1989)
Tom Cost (25 episodes, 1985-1987)
 
Series Costume Design by
Stacey Phelps (25 episodes, 1987-1989)
 
Series Makeup Department
Rick Provenzano .... hair stylist (80 episodes, 1982-1987)
Bron Roylance .... makeup artist (59 episodes, 1982-1989)
Dulcie Smith .... makeup artist (47 episodes, 1984-1987)
Michele Payne .... hair stylist (26 episodes, 1987-1989)
Elizabeth Rabe .... additional hair stylist (12 episodes, 1984)
Candida Conery .... hair stylist (7 episodes, 1983-1984)
David Dittmar .... makeup artist (7 episodes, 1983-1984)
Bridget Cook .... hair stylist (2 episodes, 1984)
 
Series Production Management
Mitchell R. Semel .... executive in charge of production (26 episodes, 1987-1989)
Augustine Melendez .... post-production supervisor (24 episodes, 1988-1989)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Ginger Grigg .... associate director (61 episodes, 1982-1987)
Rita Rogers .... associate director (32 episodes, 1983-1989)
Tom Rickard .... associate director (5 episodes, 1982-1983)
Pat Fischer-Doak .... associate director (2 episodes, 1987-1989)
 
Series Art Department
Donald S. Foster .... property master (12 episodes, 1986)
 
Series Sound Department
Bob Lowe .... audio (63 episodes, 1982-1989)
Allen Patapoff .... re-recording mixer (51 episodes, 1985-1989)
Larry Lasota .... audio (43 episodes, 1984-1987)
Norm Schwartz .... audio (7 episodes, 1982-1983)
George Velmer .... audio (3 episodes, 1982-1983)
Gordon Klimuck .... audio (2 episodes, 1984)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Rod Robertson .... electrician (120 episodes, 1982-1987)
Eric Clay .... video operator / video (117 episodes, 1982-1989)
Paul Basta .... camera operator / camera (71 episodes, 1982-1989)
Rick Caswell .... camera operator / camera (68 episodes, 1982-1989)
Dick Price .... camera operator / camera (65 episodes, 1982-1987)
Irv Waitsman .... camera operator (63 episodes, 1982-1987)
Joe Blaisdell .... camera operator (8 episodes, 1982-1985)
Jim McConocha .... electrician (8 episodes, 1983)
Ken Dahlquist .... camera operator (4 episodes, 1983-1985)
Diane Biederbeck .... camera operator (2 episodes, 1982-1984)
Gareth Wilson .... camera operator (2 episodes, 1982-1983)
Tom Karnowski .... camera operator (2 episodes, 1982)
Leigh Nicholson .... camera operator (2 episodes, 1983-1984)
Tom Dasbach .... camera / camera operator (2 episodes, 1987)
 
Series Casting Department
Judith Weiner .... original casting (170 episodes, 1982-1989)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Stacey Phelps .... costumer: women / costumer (71 episodes, 1982-1987)
Sharon Sampson .... costume supervisor (51 episodes, 1986-1989)
Louis Infante .... costumer: men (38 episodes, 1982-1987)
Gala Autumn .... key costumer (10 episodes, 1988-1989)
Michael Castellano .... costumer: men (7 episodes, 1982-1983)
 
Series Music Department
Jeff Barry .... lyricist: theme song (171 episodes, 1982-1989)
Tom Scott .... composer: theme music / composer: end credit music / ... (171 episodes, 1982-1989)
Johnny Mathis .... singer: theme song (149 episodes, 1983-1989)
Deniece Williams .... singer: theme song (149 episodes, 1983-1989)
Mindy Sterling .... performer: theme (8 episodes, 1982)
Dennis Tufano .... performer: theme (8 episodes, 1982)
John Beasley .... composer: additional music (2 episodes, 1985-1986)
 
Series Transportation Department
Mitch Friedman .... driver (3 episodes, 1985-1986)
 
Series Other crew
Parker Roe .... technical director (115 episodes, 1982-1989)
Marilynn Marko-Sanders .... script supervisor (92 episodes, 1982-1987)
Dianne Edwards Thorington .... production assistant / assistant: Gary Goldberg (72 episodes, 1982-1987)
Andrew McCullough .... stage manager (70 episodes, 1982-1989)
Werner Walian .... production assistant / set production assistant (61 episodes, 1986-1988)
Linda Nieber .... production assistant (60 episodes, 1982-1987)
Robert Schanche .... production assistant (60 episodes, 1982-1987)
Bruce Bryant .... title designer / main title designer (55 episodes, 1983-1987)
James Castle .... title designer / main title designer (55 episodes, 1983-1987)
Denise Alexander .... production assistant (51 episodes, 1983-1987)
Richard Allen .... stage manager (50 episodes, 1983-1987)
Elaine Arata .... production assistant (48 episodes, 1982-1987)
Sharl Scharfer-Rollins .... production assistant (47 episodes, 1983-1987)
Ana Krewson .... production assistant (46 episodes, 1983-1989)
Ruth Bennett .... executive story consultant / story editor (44 episodes, 1982-1987)
Rosie Dean .... production coordinator (42 episodes, 1987-1989)
Shari Genser .... production assistant (41 episodes, 1983-1987)
Marc Lawrence .... story editor (31 episodes, 1985-1987)
Michael Shelley .... production assistant (27 episodes, 1983-1985)
Jim Hamilton .... production assistant (27 episodes, 1984-1987)
Katie Ford .... executive story editor / story editor (27 episodes, 1987-1989)
Jay Fukuto .... production executive (26 episodes, 1987-1989)
Gary Palmer .... technical consultant (25 episodes, 1984-1987)
Susan Stevenson .... story editor (25 episodes, 1985-1987)
Karen K. Miller .... script supervisor (25 episodes, 1987-1989)
Alan Uger .... executive script consultant (24 episodes, 1983-1987)
Lloyd Garver .... creative consultant (24 episodes, 1988-1989)
Bruce Helford .... creative consultant (24 episodes, 1988-1989)
Heidi Schulte .... production assistant (23 episodes, 1982-1983)
Valery Garrett .... production assistant (21 episodes, 1982-1983)
Michael J. Weithorn .... story consultant (21 episodes, 1982-1983)
Celeste Hines .... production assistant (18 episodes, 1983-1987)
Janice Pober .... production assistant (15 episodes, 1982-1983)
Elizabeth Ward .... stage manager / production assistant / ... (15 episodes, 1982-1983)
Jessie Ward Dugan .... production assistant / program coordinator (12 episodes, 1985-1987)
Terry Fleming .... production assistant (11 episodes, 1985-1987)
Debby Maffioli .... production assistant (10 episodes, 1985-1987)
Lisa Onodera .... production assistant (10 episodes, 1985-1987)
Carol Johnsen .... title designer (10 episodes, 1985)
Bill Moya .... production assistant (7 episodes, 1982-1983)
Paul Ross Newman .... production assistant (7 episodes, 1982-1983)
Carlo U. Quinterio .... stage manager (5 episodes, 1984)
Joanne Pagliaro .... story editor (4 episodes, 1982-1983)
Michael Villegas III .... production assistant (4 episodes, 1983)
Judy Biggs .... production assistant (4 episodes, 1985-1987)
Jim MacNerland .... production assistant (4 episodes, 1985-1987)
Craig Zisk .... production assistant (4 episodes, 1985-1987)
James N. Hamilton .... stage manager (3 episodes, 1987-1989)
Harriette Regan .... stage manager (2 episodes, 1983-1984)
Adam Scott .... stage manager (2 episodes, 1985-1987)
Michele Briganti .... production assistant (2 episodes, 1987-1989)
Margien Burns .... production assistant (2 episodes, 1987-1989)
Brian Pulaski .... production assistant (2 episodes, 1987-1989)
Katharine Rager .... production assistant (2 episodes, 1987-1989)
Sue Norton .... stage manager (2 episodes, 1987)
 

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30 min (180 episodes)
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
Mallory and Skippy attended Grant Junior College, a fictional school.See more »
Quotes:
[drunken Ned throws newspaper clipping in the fireplace]
Alex P. Keaton:Hey, don't do that. Here give me those.
Ned Donnelly:Leave me alone!
Alex P. Keaton:Give me those!
Ned Donnelly:[screaming] LEAVE ME ALONE!
[slaps Alex]
Steven Keaton:What the hell are you doing?
Ned Donnelly:I don't know. I don't know. I'm sorry. Sorry, Alex.
[Ned cries]
Steven Keaton:[quietly, but furious] All right, Ned. That's it. It's over. Right now, either you get some help... or you get the hell outta my house.
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Nice & splendid........fantastic!, 14 August 2000
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