Short-lived show about Matt Burgess and his father Dick. Dick Burgess is a Broadway star who retires and goes to live with his son Matt who is running a small playhouse in rural ... See full summary »

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 Dick Burgess (10 episodes, 1988)
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 Matt Burgess (10 episodes, 1988)
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 Chris Burgess (10 episodes, 1988)
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 Jillian Ryan (10 episodes, 1988)
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 Noah Burgess (10 episodes, 1988)
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 Eric Olander (10 episodes, 1988)
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 Doc Sterling (10 episodes, 1988)
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Short-lived show about Matt Burgess and his father Dick. Dick Burgess is a Broadway star who retires and goes to live with his son Matt who is running a small playhouse in rural Pennsylvania. Both men are stubborn which makes Matt's wife Chris the arbitrator. Other characters were Doc Sterling, the stage manager; Jillian, Matt's secretary; and Eric, Matt's helper. Written by J.E. McKillop <jack-mckillop@worldnet.att.net>

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26 October 1988 (USA)  »

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