Jennifer Slept Here (1983–1984)

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The Elliots are a rich family that have just moved into the home of the late screen legend, Jennifer Farrell. But Jennifer is still around... as a ghost that only their son Joey can see.

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win & 2 nominations. See more awards »
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 Jennifer Farrell (13 episodes, 1983-1984)
John P. Navin Jr. ...
 Joey Elliot (13 episodes, 1983-1984)
Brandon Maggart ...
 George Elliot (13 episodes, 1983-1984)
Glenn Scarpelli ...
 Marc (13 episodes, 1983-1984)
Mya Stark ...
 Marilyn Elliot (13 episodes, 1983-1984)
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 Susan Elliot (13 episodes, 1983-1984)
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The Elliots are a rich family that have just moved into the home of the late screen legend, Jennifer Farrell. But Jennifer is still around... as a ghost that only their son Joey can see. Written by Phil Fernando

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21 October 1983 (USA)  »

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Jennifer  »

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Trivia

Glenn Scarpelli left the long-running One Day at a Time (1975), which he felt had a limited future, to join the cast of this show. See more »

Quotes

Joey: You mean everywhere I go, everything I do, you're going to be there?
Jennifer: I'm going to be there.
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Referenced in 30 Rock: Verna (2010) See more »

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Jennifer Slept Here
8 October 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Hey time xx, I do remember this show..I loved it! I was about 7 when it was being aired, and I recall being so intrigued and borderline obsessed! It's hard for me to remember details of the individual episodes. All I really remember is the title, and bits and pieces, and of course the fact that Ann Jillian was so awesome and I wanted to be just like her! Even as a 7 yr old girl, I used to hope that somehow the two of them could be together forever. This show, as brief as it was (only 13 episodes), at least in my mind, will remain one of those relics like "V" that need to be sought out, burned onto disc, and stored in the sacred home archives, protected by a glass case and an alarm system. LOL


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