The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd (1987–1991)

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Molly Dodd was a mid-30s, divorced woman living in New York and facing the comedy and drama of a widely changing career, difficulties of apartment living, love life and its consequences, and so on.

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Nominated for 11 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 wins & 3 nominations. See more awards »
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 Molly Dodd / ... (65 episodes, 1987-1991)
James Greene ...
 Davey McQuinn / ... (65 episodes, 1987-1991)
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 Florence Bickford (59 episodes, 1987-1991)
William Converse-Roberts ...
 Fred Dodd (30 episodes, 1987-1991)
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Molly Dodd was a mid-30s, divorced woman living in New York and facing the comedy and drama of a widely changing career, difficulties of apartment living, love life and its consequences, and so on.

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21 May 1987 (USA)  »

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NBC programming executive Brandon Tartikoff pitched the idea to Jay Tarses of doing a series about a single woman in her 30's living in a big city. Tarses immediately thought of his friend 'Blair Brown' for the lead. Tarses and Brown discussed how not to make the series into a formulaic sitcom. See more »

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Molly Dodd: Crazy with a "K"
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18 January 2004 | by (NEW YORK CITY) – See all my reviews

This series was a wacky satire of a female's life in New York City. Some would find it slightly surreal, but not a true New Yorker. Much more true-to-life than "Sex in the City", this was a real woman, real apartment, real doorman, etc. True, the apt was too large for her means, but maybe it was "rent-controlled/stabilized". Her doorman was very intelligent and witty, but I know some who are!

My favorite celebrity spotting was Nathan Lane who appeared in an early episode playing a putative employer and who, at the time, was so hilarious and appealed to me so much I said "He is going places!" How right I was. I also adored David Straithorn as her very shy bookstore-owner boyfriend.

I loved this show & would buy it on DVD or watch it in syndication!


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