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"CBS Summer Playhouse" American Nuclear (1989)

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Original Air Date:
25 July 1989 (Season 3, Episode 6)
A New York columnist and a mayoral aide marry and create a blended family with his rebellious daughter and her uptight children. | Add synopsis »


 (Episode Cast) (in credits order)

James Farentino ... Mickey Dunne

Lindsay Crouse ... Annie Holscher

Mark Ruffalo ... Michael Dunne
Kim Hauser ... Rachel Holscher

Samantha Mathis ... Mary Dunne

Matt Levin ... David Holscher

Holland Taylor ... Mayor Brown
Jimmy Breslin ... Himself

Evander Holyfield ... Himself

Cathy Ladman ... Janet

Tom Wright ... Phil

Ricco Ross ... Alvin
Jake Jacobs ... Maitre D'
William Frankfather ... Mr. Elpy
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Richard Weygint

Episode Crew
Directed by
Bethany Rooney 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Don Carlos Dunaway  writer

Produced by
Jay Benson .... producer
Kevin Breslin .... co-producer
Don Carlos Dunaway .... executive producer
Original Music by
Patrick Williams 
Cinematography by
Chuck Arnold 
Film Editing by
Richard Bracken 
Makeup Department
Dell Agevedo .... makeup artist
Cheri Ruff .... hair stylist
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Deborah A. Dell'Amico .... first assistant director
Martha M. Elcan .... second assistant director (as Marty Elcan)
Sound Department
Clancy T. Troutman .... supervising sound editor
Casting Department
Gary M. Zuckerbrod .... casting
Music Department
Allan K. Rosen .... music editor
Other crew
Larry Pearson .... location manager
John Simone .... stand-in (uncredited)

Series Crew
These people are regular crew members. Were they in this episode?
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Jim Henson  creator
Gary Markowitz  creator


Additional Details

USA:60 min (with commercials)

Did You Know?

This prospective series was based on Jimmy Breslin's second marriage to a NYC council member, and their combined nine children. Breslin appears as himself in this pilot.See more »


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