I Married Dora (1987–1988)

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Sitcom about a white collar professional who marries his Hispanic housekeeper so she will not be deported. They had to do everything to keep everyone from believing the truth.

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 Dora Calderon (13 episodes, 1987-1988)
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 Peter Farrell (13 episodes, 1987-1988)
Sanford Jensen ...
 Dolf Menninger (13 episodes, 1987-1988)
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 Kate Farrell (13 episodes, 1987-1988)
Jason Horst ...
 Will Farrell (13 episodes, 1987-1988)
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 Hughes Whitney Lennox (13 episodes, 1987-1988)
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Sitcom about a white collar professional who marries his Hispanic housekeeper so she will not be deported. They had to do everything to keep everyone from believing the truth. Written by Pat McCurry <ccgrad97@aol.com>

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The series is remembered for its concluding scene in the final episode. In that scene, the characters are in an airport when one of them suddenly notes that their series is canceled. The camera immediately pulls back to reveal the stage and the studio audience and the cast takes a bow. See more »

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Kate Farrell: [reading a speech assignment for her class] Values, by Kate Farrell. What's important to me is the classic and everlasting music of the Beastie Boys and having really thick hair. Thank you.
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Funny Show with a memorable final scene.
3 July 2002 | by (Corpus Christi, Texas) – See all my reviews

"I Remember Dora" was one of those great shows that nobody watched. Elizabeth Pena was funny and beautiful. I also remember the last episode having an extremely jarring ending. It had one of the characters leaving the family to take a job in another country. He goes through the door to the plane, leaving the family in tears. He comes back a moment later. "what's wrong?", he is asked. "It was canceled," he replies. "What, the flight?" "No, our series!" At which point the camera pulls back, revealing the sets, lights and crew, and everyone turned and waved good-bye to the camera. I was 13 and remember this being EXTREMELY disturbing, but a brave wink to the few fans the show had.


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