Marty and Hannah are two co-workers who are attracted to each other, but don't want to spoil their friendship by starting a romantic relationship.
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 Hannah Miller (56 episodes, 1989-1992)
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 Marty Gold (56 episodes, 1989-1992)
Richard Frank ...
 Jules / ... (56 episodes, 1989-1992)
Holly Fulger ...
 Robin Dulitski (50 episodes, 1989-1992)
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 Catherine Hughes / ... (50 episodes, 1989-1992)
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 Mike Urbanek (28 episodes, 1991-1992)
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Marty and Hannah are two co-workers who are attracted to each other, but don't want to spoil their friendship by starting a romantic relationship. Written by Afterburner <aburner@erols.com>

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7 March 1989 (USA)  »

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Cariño de papel  »

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The unaired pilot for the show featured similar characters, but a different premise. In the unaired pilot, Hannah is a high powered editor in a love triangle with Marty and another man, played by D.W. Moffett. The network liked the characters, but asked that the show be retooled to eliminate the love triangle and change the Hannah/Marty relationship before ordering it to series. See more »

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When television was smart
24 October 2004 | by (Seattle) – See all my reviews

This was such a lovely show and I miss that sort of thing that isn't on television anymore. It was very smart, very silly and combined slapstick and clever dialogue well. The show reminded me in some respects of films from the thirties that had witty dialogue and a screwball sensibility and the chemistry between Jamie Lee Curtis and Richard Lewis was endearing and believable. One was given the impression that everyone enjoyed what they were doing. A favorite episode of mine involved someone running into an ex at a restaurant and the three four different stories of how the situation occurred. The best was a Fellini-like observation of the event. It is one of those clever obscure shows that deserves to be on DVD just for my sake.


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