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(1983–1984)

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1983

1 Jun. 1983
Pilot
Bill's best friend Pete Killian, an Emmy-winning anchorman on 60 MINUTES, dies, so Bill applies for Pete's job while the network personnel look for ways to make Bill stay at WBFL.
 
8 Jun. 1983
Buffalo Beat
Bill is none too happy when the guests booked to appear on his show are excruciating dull, and when the station manager hires Tamara Brooks to co-host Bill's show.
 
15 Jun. 1983
Woody Quits
Bill goes too far in upbraiding Woody to the point of hurting Woody's feelings and prompting him to quit his job. So makeup man Newdell jumps in and takes the job with no training.
 
22 Jun. 1983
Buffalo Bill and the Movies
Actress Lauren Stockton guests on Bill's show and plugs her latest movie, in which Bill wants a part. So he not only wangles an audition for a role, but even suggests a few changes to the script.
 
29 Jun. 1983
Mrs. Buffalo Bill?
Bill suggests to JoJo that they take another stab at a relationship, then sleeps with her and changes his mind.
 
13 Jul. 1983
Wilkinson's Sword
Unseen station manager Wilkinson devastates Bill and the entire crew by suddenly announcing, through Karl Shub, that he is canceling the program and replacing it with reruns of M*A*S*H.
 
20 Jul. 1983
Guess Who's Coming to Buffalo?
Bill complains of dull guests on his show while Jojo tries to get him to commit to her in their personal life. His estranged and divorced daughter Melanie Wayne visits and makes his world even more uncomfortable.
 
27 Jul. 1983
Below the Belt
When a famous psychologist is a guest on Bill's show, Melanie goads the doctor into analyzing Bill and Melanie's relationship during a taping.
 
3 Aug. 1983
Ratings
Everyone is pleased with the current shows. But when ratings drop, Bill thinks the show is going under, so he calls a late-afternoon meeting for the staffers to berate themselves publicly.
 
10 Aug. 1983
True Love
Bill sees a picture of an attractive young flautist named Angela, falls in love with her instantly, and fanatically prods the staff to help him locate her. Meanwhile, Karl is annoyed with Bill for not respecting Karl's authority.
 
17 Aug. 1983
The Fan
The staffers plan a surprise birthday party for Bill, who is targeted by Clara, an obsessed fan who telephones him repeatedly claiming to be the mother of his unborn child and wanting to kill him. Karl notices Bill's erratic behavior.
 
17 Aug. 1983
Hackles
Author Dr. Solomon Sigourney appears on the show to discuss his book on toxic waste, but Bill ridicules him and in so doing, crushes Wendy, who booked the doctor on the show. When she confides in Carl, Carl encourages her to tell Bill off.
 
22 Dec. 1983
Hit the Road, Newdell
Newdell pans a recent segment of the show. Bill pulls rank on him and wants him fired, so Newdell quits. But there's concern that Newdell might sue, in which case Bill may have to pay big money to Newdell to settle the possible lawsuit.
 

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Episode Cast | Rated Episodes (by date / vote)| TV Schedule

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