This spin-off of Dynasty (1981) featured the adventures of Jeff and Fallon Colby in California.
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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win & 11 nominations. See more awards »
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 Jason Colby (49 episodes, 1985-1987)
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 Jeff Colby (49 episodes, 1985-1987)
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 Francesca Colby (49 episodes, 1985-1987)
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 Fallon Carrington Colby (49 episodes, 1985-1987)
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 Miles Colby (49 episodes, 1985-1987)
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 Monica Colby (49 episodes, 1985-1987)
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 Sable Colby (49 episodes, 1985-1987)
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 Zach Powers (48 episodes, 1985-1987)
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 Bliss Colby (45 episodes, 1985-1987)
Ivan Bonar ...
 Henderson / ... (26 episodes, 1985-1987)
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 Channing Carter (25 episodes, 1986-1987)
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 Constance Colby (24 episodes, 1985-1986)
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 Garrett Boydston (20 episodes, 1985-1986)
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Storyline

Jeff Colby accepts and offer from his Uncle Jason Colby to work for the family business (ColbyCo). He unknowingly bumps into his ex-wife Fallon Carrington who now has amnesia and has married Miles Colby, Jeff's cousin. Sabella "Sable" Colby made her mark as the scheming vixen to keep her husband Jason close and to stay super rich. Written by Carlos Martinez Jr.

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20 November 1985 (USA)  »

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Die Colbys - Das Imperium  »

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1.33 : 1
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Each episode cost approximately $1 million to make. This made it one of the most expensive TV series of the 1980s. Such costs were also a factor in the series cancellation. See more »

Crazy Credits

Ricardo Montalban was credited as "special guest star" despite appearing in every episode but two. See more »

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Referenced in Countdown: Episode #72.47 (2015) See more »

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Correction to Previous Comment
9 August 2001 | by (Chicago) – See all my reviews

The "The Colbys" was a spin off of "Dynasty", not "Dallas" as Aussie Stud states above. C'mon, people, some of us take our classic night time dramas very seriously. Unfortunately, the powerhouse case of "The Colbys" couldn't combat horrific writing and implausible and contrived storylines. Ah....the 80's.


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