This short-lived series focuses on Linda Phillips' real-estate office and her interaction with her co-workers, including her main rival Ted Nichols.




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Complete series cast summary:
 Linda Phillips (24 episodes, 1989-1990)
 Ted Nichols (24 episodes, 1989-1990)
 Richard Phillips (24 episodes, 1989-1990)
Danny Gans ...
 Scott Babylon (24 episodes, 1989-1990)
 Margo Van Meter (24 episodes, 1989-1990)
 Roger McSwain (24 episodes, 1989-1990)
 Laura Kelly (24 episodes, 1989-1990)


In this short-lived sitcom, former studio executive Linda Phillips began bringing the same zeal pushing costly houses for Juan Verde Real Estate. Linda's husband Richard was a professional pianist at Jasper's, but left the hangout - and his wife - by mid-season. Laura Kelly, separated from mystery writer Ben Coleman, also quit catering and became an apprentice agent. Among Linda's eccentric co-workers were Ted Nichols, her main rival; Scott Babylon, a talented impressionist; Margo Van Meter, the sassy, man-hungry secretary; and Roger McSwain, the manager of Juan Verde Real Estate. Written by Anonymous

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27 August 1989 (USA)  »

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Spin-off of Duets (1987). Several characters from that show made appearances in this one. See more »


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"Duet" Remix
9 July 2004 | by (Chicago, USA) – See all my reviews

This was a spin-off of "Duet", which was a much better show. The focus was on Linda, a former witchy Hollywood studio executive who lost her power job. She switched careers and went into real estate. Linda had a new foil in a male real estate agent; they traded insults and tried to undermine each other. Ellen DeGeneres had an early role as the receptionist in the office. Would have been a lot better if it had not been set up as a continuation of "Duet". Some characters from "Duet", like Linda's husband, Richard, and her friend, Laura, were carried over into the new show. Richard's character was gone after a few episodes, and Laura appeared sporadically. Not a very funny show.

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