Spencer (1984–1985)

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 George Winger (13 episodes, 1984-1985)
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 Benjamin Beanley (13 episodes, 1984-1985)
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 Andrea Winger (13 episodes, 1984-1985)
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 Doris Winger (13 episodes, 1984-1985)
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 Wayne (12 episodes, 1984-1985)
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 Herbie Bailey (12 episodes, 1984-1985)
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 Miss Spier (11 episodes, 1984-1985)
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 Spencer Winger (7 episodes, 1984-1985)
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 Ben Sprague (7 episodes, 1985)
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 Spencer Winger (7 episodes, 1985)
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 Millie Sprague (7 episodes, 1985)
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Under One Roof  »

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Chad Lowe, who played the title character, quit the series after five episodes due to a contract dispute and creative differences. His role was recast with Rossie Harris and production resumed under the new title "Under One Roof". See more »

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Gone WAY before it's time.....
23 March 2008 | by (Erie, PA) – See all my reviews

This show was a rare gem and went off the air all too soon. I rate this right up there with the Jason Bateman comedy "It's Your Move" for funny, clever mid-80's teen comedies. My best memory of Spencer is the New Year's Eve episode, where Spencer has a date with a very lovely girl, who just happens to be several inches taller than him. That was the first time I saw 6-foot tall Terry Farrell, who later went on to play Lt. Dax in "Star Trek: Deep Space 9." Despite her being on that show for several years, I never forgot the first time I saw her. Fortunately for me, I am lucky enough to have a copy of that episode of Spencer that I taped the night it was broadcast. I wish I had others. I would gladly buy a DVD of it if one is ever released, although with so few episodes, I doubt one ever will be. But if you ever get a chance to, watch any episode. I don't remember any bad ones!


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