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After being struck down by a trolley (golly) in 1925, Ethel MacDoogan, a flapper, waits in heaven for a chance to help a family and earn her wings... See more »
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 (Series Cast Summary - 9 of 10)

Carol Mansell ... Ethel MacDoogan (38 episodes, 1984-1986)

Kyle Richards ... Lissy Preston / ... (29 episodes, 1984-1986)
Randy Josselyn ... Jay Jay Preston (29 episodes, 1984-1986)

David Kaufman ... Duane Preston (28 episodes, 1984-1986)

Dick Sargent ... Richard Preston (16 episodes, 1984-1986)

Marla Rubinoff ... Candy Carlysle (13 episodes, 1984-1986)
Stephen Johnson ... Richard Preston (13 episodes, 1984)
Lester Fletcher ... Mr. Divine (13 episodes, 1984)

Ronnie Schell ... Lester Luster (8 episodes, 1984-1985)

Series Directed by
John Tracy (10 episodes, 1984)
Doug Rogers (5 episodes, 1984-1985)
Alan Bergmann (4 episodes, 1984-1985)
Mel Ferber (4 episodes, 1985)

Mark Corff (unknown episodes)
Howard Storm (unknown episodes)
Series Writing credits
Bruce H. Newberg (16 episodes, 1984-1985)
Sam Harris (13 episodes, 1984)
George Hampton (4 episodes, 1984-1985)
Mike Moore (4 episodes, 1984-1985)
Robert Bruce (2 episodes, 1984-1985)
Roger Garrett (2 episodes, 1984-1985)
Martin Weiss (2 episodes, 1984-1985)
Charlotte M. Dobbs (2 episodes, 1985)
Shelly Goldstein (2 episodes, 1986)

Series Produced by
Rick Miner .... producer (2 episodes, 1985-1986)

Mark Farrell .... associate producer (unknown episodes)
Mark Farrell .... associate producer (unknown episodes)
Linda Feitelson .... executive producer (unknown episodes)
Series Casting by
Christina George (unknown episodes)
Cathy Henderson (unknown episodes)
Georgyne LaLone (unknown episodes)
Bari Robinson (unknown episodes)
Series Art Direction by
Roger C. Ambrose (38 episodes, 1984-1986)
Series Makeup Department
Jody Lawrence .... key hair stylist (34 episodes, 1984-1986)
Dale Miller .... key hair stylist (13 episodes, 1984)
Series Art Department
Michael DiMeo .... property master (12 episodes, 1985-1986)

Robert Erdiakoff .... assistant art director (unknown episodes)
Series Casting Department
Georgyne LaLone .... casting assistant (unknown episodes)
Series Editorial Department
Georgyne LaLone .... post-production assistant (unknown episodes)
Series Other crew
Bart Lipton .... stage manager (8 episodes, 1985-1986)

Harry Cauley .... executive story editor (unknown episodes)
Terry Edinger .... accountant (unknown episodes)
Georgyne LaLone .... assistant to writers (unknown episodes)

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30 min

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When Stephen Johnson portrayed Richard Preston, the character owned a real estate office; when Dick Sargent took over the role, the character's occupation was changed to a licensing agent for inventors.See more »
Ethel MacDoogan:Oh, I have never been so insulted in my whole life... or death.See more »


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6 out of 8 people found the following review useful.
Down To Earth - Bewitched connection, 25 February 2006
Author: peterack

I very much remember "Down To Earth" as I acted in one of the episodes. I believe it was entitled "The Burro" and it is where young J.J. (or Jay Jay) ordered a donkey via mail order. I played the "delivery person" who brought the donkey to their door.

Not to ring my own bell, but what may be of interest to trivia fans is that I,Peter Ackemran, am the son of late TV Producer Harry Ackerman, who, among his many accomplishments was the Executive Producer of a TV show called "Bewitched" - which also starred Dick Sergent! The day I worked on the show was a wonderful opportunity for Dick and I to reconnect since the time I visited the set of his former show as a young boy.

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