Genial sitcom about a young record company exec and his attempts to discover new talent, while scouting his own "talent".

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 Sandy Beatty (48 episodes, 1986-1988)
Jonathan Prince ...
 Zachary Armstrong (48 episodes, 1986-1988)
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 Prudence Anne 'Blue' Bartlett (48 episodes, 1986-1988)
Maryedith Burrell ...
 Meredith (48 episodes, 1986-1988)
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 Phil Gaines (47 episodes, 1986-1988)
Sean De Veritch ...
 Jeremy Beatty / ... (26 episodes, 1986-1988)
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 Jeremy Beatty (23 episodes, 1986-1987)
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Recently on her own for the first time, thirty-something single mom, Sandy Beatty takes a job working at "Throb", an independent record label created by ambitious entrepreneur Zach Armstrong. Her son Jeremy and best friend Meredith provide a relatively safe and stable home life while work is filled with ultra-cool twenty-something reminders that she's a fish out of water. Eventually she and Zach begin a romance. Written by SilasT.

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6 September 1986 (USA)  »

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Both Proctor and Gamble and Taft Broadcasting, the respective parent companies of the show's production companies, were headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio during the time of the show's production. Only P&G still exists. See more »

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Day in the life of a small record label
27 September 2006 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

A bright and refreshing comedy. First network then syndicated. It took a look at the day to day of a small record label in a big world. The show was a starring vehicle for Diana Canova. She had previously come to public attention on "SOAP". Her character was a divorced mother with no experience in the music world who gets a job at a small record label and runs with it. Comparisons can always be made to "WKRP In Cincinnati" or any "That Girl" clone, but it still had a freshness of its' own. Well acted and with great sound. The theme was performed by The Nylons and Diana Canova. It always entertained and will be missed. Reruns anyone ???


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