IMDb > "Spencer" (1984)

"Spencer" (1984) More at IMDbPro »TV series 1984-1985

Photos (See all 2 | slideshow)

Overview

User Rating:
8.3/10   60 votes »
Your Rating:
Saving vote...
Deleting vote...
/10   (delete | history)
Sorry, there was a problem
Popularity: ?
Up 3% in popularity this week. See why on IMDbPro.
Creator:
Contact:
View company contact information for Spencer on IMDbPro.
Seasons:
1
Release Date:
1 December 1984 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Plot:
Offbeat Spencer Winger is coping with high school with the help of his buddies Wayne and Herbie, especially in dealing with his nemesis Mr... See more »
User Reviews:
Good Show! See more (11 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 11 of 12)

Ronny Cox ... George Winger (13 episodes, 1984-1985)

Richard Sanders ... Benjamin Beanley (13 episodes, 1984-1985)

Amy Locane ... Andrea Winger (13 episodes, 1984-1985)

Mimi Kennedy ... Doris Winger (13 episodes, 1984-1985)

Grant Heslov ... Wayne (12 episodes, 1984-1985)

Dean Cameron ... Herbie Bailey (12 episodes, 1984-1985)
Beverly Archer ... Miss Spier (11 episodes, 1984-1985)

Chad Lowe ... Spencer Winger (7 episodes, 1984-1985)

Harold Gould ... Ben Sprague (7 episodes, 1985)

Rossie Harris ... Spencer Winger (7 episodes, 1985)

Frances Sternhagen ... Millie Sprague (7 episodes, 1985)
(more)

Series Directed by
Lila Garrett (5 episodes, 1984-1985)
John Tracy (5 episodes, 1984-1985)
 
Series Writing credits
Chet Dowling (3 episodes, 1984-1985)
Sandy Krinski (3 episodes, 1984-1985)
Sy Rosen (1 episode, 1984)

Series Produced by
Mort Lachman .... executive producer (4 episodes, 1984-1985)
Michael Mount .... associate producer (4 episodes, 1984-1985)
Sy Rosen .... executive producer (4 episodes, 1984-1985)
Coleman Mitchell .... supervising producer (3 episodes, 1984-1985)
Geoffrey Neigher .... supervising producer (3 episodes, 1984-1985)
 
Series Cinematography by
George Spiro Dibie (2 episodes, 1984)
 
Series Casting by
Joyce Agu (1 episode, 1984)
Penny Ellers (1 episode, 1984)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Pat Fischer-Doak .... associate director (2 episodes, 1984)
Nancy Sherman .... post production associate director (2 episodes, 1984)
 
Series Other crew
Arnold Kane .... creative consultant (3 episodes, 1984-1985)
Bill Larkin .... story editor (3 episodes, 1984-1985)
Barry Kaplan .... stage manager (2 episodes, 1984)
Wendy Neckels .... production associate (2 episodes, 1984)
 

Production CompaniesDistributors

Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Under One Roof" - USA (second season title)
See more »
Runtime:
30 min
Country:
Language:
Color:
Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:

Did You Know?

Trivia:
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 »
Movie Connections:
Referenced in Dream Cast (2011) (V)See more »

FAQ

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.
1 out of 1 people found the following review useful.
Good Show!, 29 January 2005
Author: shulma2002 from New York City

This was a funny show. The writing was very clever. The casting was good, too.I wish it was available on tape or on DVD. Spencer was always getting into mischief. He always found a way to redeem himself.The network didn't give the series a chance. I was very disappointed when it got taken off-the air. Chad Lowe never got a break like his brother did until he co-starred on "Life Goes On". He finally got some recognition. I believe he received an Emmy for his performance. He is both good at comedy and at drama. I would like to see him star on his own series. His wife is doing well with "Million Dollar Baby". Of course, she's Hillary Swank!

Was the above review useful to you?
See more (11 total) »

Recommendations

If you enjoyed this title, our database also recommends:
- - - - -
A Chucklewood Easter Goldie and Liza Together Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Mr. T A Life in the Theater Al TV
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
Show more recommendations

Related Links

Episode guide Company credits External reviews
News articles IMDb TV section IMDb Comedy section
IMDb USA section

You may report errors and omissions on this page to the IMDb database managers. They will be examined and if approved will be included in a future update. Clicking the 'Edit page' button will take you through a step-by-step process.

You may add a new episode for this TV series by clicking the 'add episode' button