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5 March 1986 (USA) See more »
The television series remake of the hit film Fast Times at Ridgemont High.
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 (Series Cast Summary - 13 of 14)

Claudia Wells ... Linda Barrett (7 episodes, 1986)

Courtney Thorne-Smith ... Stacey Hamilton (7 episodes, 1986)
James Nardini ... Brad Hamilton (7 episodes, 1986)

Dean Cameron ... Jeff Spicoli (7 episodes, 1986)

Patrick Dempsey ... Mike Damone (7 episodes, 1986)
Kit McDonough ... Ms. Leslie Melon (7 episodes, 1986)

Vincent Schiavelli ... Mr. Hector Vargas (7 episodes, 1986)

Ray Walston ... Mr. Arnold Hand (7 episodes, 1986)

Wallace Langham ... Ratner / ... (7 episodes, 1986)
Bill Calvert ... Surfer Buddy / ... (7 episodes, 1986)

Moon Unit Zappa ... Barbara (6 episodes, 1986)

Jason Hervey ... Curtis / ... (4 episodes, 1986)

Paul Willson ... Dennis Taylor (3 episodes, 1986)

Series Directed by
Amy Heckerling (3 episodes, 1986)
Neal Israel (2 episodes, 1986)
Series Writing credits
Dennis Rinsler (3 episodes, 1986)
Marc Warren (3 episodes, 1986)
Amy Heckerling (2 episodes, 1986)
Jonathan Roberts (2 episodes, 1986)
Allen Rucker (2 episodes, 1986)

Series Produced by
Mitchell L. Gamson .... coordinating producer (2 episodes, 1986)
Amy Heckerling .... supervising producer (2 episodes, 1986)
Medora Heilbron .... associate producer (2 episodes, 1986)
Jonathan Roberts .... producer (2 episodes, 1986)
Allen Rucker .... executive producer (2 episodes, 1986)
John Whitman .... producer (2 episodes, 1986)
Series Original Music by
Barry Goldberg (3 episodes, 1986)
Series Cinematography by
Ronald W. Browne (1 episode, 1986)
Steve Yaconelli (1 episode, 1986)
Series Film Editing by
Debra Chiate (2 episodes, 1986)
Series Casting by
Melvin Johnson (2 episodes, 1986)
Series Art Direction by
Thomas Meleck (2 episodes, 1986)
Series Set Decoration by
Bruce A. Gibeson (1 episode, 1986)
Travis Nixon (1 episode, 1986)
Series Makeup Department
Darrell McIntyre .... makeup department head (unknown episodes)
Series Production Management
Mitchell L. Gamson .... unit production manager (2 episodes, 1986)
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
James Dillon .... second assistant director (2 episodes, 1986)
Kelly A. Manners .... first assistant director (1 episode, 1986)

Vincent DeVeau .... assistant director (unknown episodes)
Series Sound Department
Michael C. Moore .... sound (2 episodes, 1986)
Bruce Stambler .... sound editor (2 episodes, 1986)
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Dorothy Baca .... costume supervisor (1 episode, 1986)
Charles DeMuth .... costume supervisor (1 episode, 1986)
Deborah Hopper .... costume supervisor (1 episode, 1986)
Patrick R. Norris .... costume supervisor (1 episode, 1986)
Series Music Department
Danny Elfman .... composer: theme music (4 episodes, 1986)
Danny Goldberg .... music supervisor (4 episodes, 1986)
Oingo Boingo .... theme music performed by (4 episodes, 1986)
Dennis Ricotta .... music editor (4 episodes, 1986)
Series Other crew
Dennis Rinsler .... story editor (2 episodes, 1986)
Marc Warren .... story editor (2 episodes, 1986)
Moon Unit Zappa .... technical consultant (1 episode, 1986)

Cameron Crowe .... creative consultant (unknown episodes)

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30 min
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'Dean Cameron' read for the part of Mike Damon, but later took the part of Jeff Spicoli.See more »
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Why?, 20 April 2005
Author: Brian Washington ( from Los Angeles, California

This short lived series was a lame attempt at trying to make money off of a classic film. The cast of this show never lived up to the standard the original cast set with the film. In fact, Dean Cameron's portrayal of Spicolli never came anywhere close to the standard Sean Penn set. The only saving grace of this show was the fact that Ray Walston came aboard to play the part of Mr. Hand. At least he brought a little bit of the charm that made his wickedly funny performance one of the highlights of the film. The same can be said of Vincent Schiavelli as Mr. Vargas. Unfortunately, this show isn't one tenth as funny or as relevant as the film that inspired it.

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