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"Evening Shade" (1990) More at IMDbPro »TV series 1990-1994

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Seasons:
1 | 2 | 3 | 4
Release Date:
21 September 1990 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Plot:
In this laid-back comedy, Wood Newton is a former pro American Football player who has retired and returned to his childhood home... See more »
Awards:
Won Golden Globe. Another 8 wins & 25 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
No show this good has come around in a long time. See more (14 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 13 of 54)

Burt Reynolds ... Wood Newton (98 episodes, 1990-1994)

Marilu Henner ... Ava Evans Newton (98 episodes, 1990-1994)

Charles Durning ... Dr. Harlan Elldridge (98 episodes, 1990-1994)

Michael Jeter ... Herman Stiles (98 episodes, 1990-1994)

Jay R. Ferguson ... Taylor Newton (98 episodes, 1990-1994)
Jacob Parker ... Will Newton (98 episodes, 1990-1994)

Ann Wedgeworth ... Merleen Elldridge (98 episodes, 1990-1994)

Ossie Davis ... Ponder Blue (97 episodes, 1990-1994)

Elizabeth Ashley ... Freida Evans (97 episodes, 1990-1994)

Hal Holbrook ... Evan Evans (79 episodes, 1990-1994)
Charlie Dell ... Nub Oliver (76 episodes, 1990-1994)
Candace Hutson ... Molly Newton (74 episodes, 1991-1994)
Burton Gilliam ... Virgil (72 episodes, 1990-1994)
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Series Directed by
Burt Reynolds (35 episodes, 1990-1994)
Harry Thomason (16 episodes, 1990-1994)
James Hampton (16 episodes, 1992-1994)
David Steinberg (8 episodes, 1990-1991)
Robby Benson (8 episodes, 1993-1994)
Charles Nelson Reilly (4 episodes, 1991-1992)
Charles Frank (4 episodes, 1992-1994)
 
Series Writing credits
Linda Bloodworth-Thomason (98 episodes, 1990-1994)
Victor Fresco (50 episodes, 1991-1993)
Don Rhymer (18 episodes, 1991-1993)
David Nichols (16 episodes, 1990-1993)
Thom Bray (15 episodes, 1991-1994)
Michael A. Ross (15 episodes, 1991-1994)
Patrick Sean Clark (6 episodes, 1990-1991)
Stephen A. Miller (6 episodes, 1990-1991)
James Hampton (6 episodes, 1992-1993)
Craig Hoffman (4 episodes, 1993-1994)
Allen Crowe (3 episodes, 1990-1994)
Burt Reynolds (3 episodes, 1991-1992)
Kim C. Friese (3 episodes, 1993-1994)
Susan Cridland Wick (3 episodes, 1993-1994)
Danny Zuker (3 episodes, 1993-1994)
Brent Briscoe (2 episodes, 1994)
Mark Fauser (2 episodes, 1994)

Steve Roth (unknown episodes)

Series Produced by
Victor Fresco .... co-executive producer (49 episodes, 1991-1994)
David Nichols .... co-producer / supervising producer / ... (29 episodes, 1990-1993)
Burt Reynolds .... co-executive producer / executive producer (26 episodes, 1990-1994)
Linda Bloodworth-Thomason .... executive producer (25 episodes, 1990-1994)
Lamar Jackson .... associate producer / producer (25 episodes, 1990-1994)
Harry Thomason .... executive producer (25 episodes, 1990-1994)
Douglas Jackson .... producer (24 episodes, 1990-1991)
Tommy Thompson .... producer (24 episodes, 1990-1991)
Stephen A. Miller .... consulting producer (21 episodes, 1990-1991)
 
Series Original Music by
Bobby Goldsboro (26 episodes, 1993-1994)
Snuff Garrett (24 episodes, 1990-1991)

Clarke Rigsby (unknown episodes)
Kevin Stoller (unknown episodes)
 
Series Cinematography by
Nick McLean (24 episodes, 1990-1991)
 
Series Film Editing by
Tony Hayman (24 episodes, 1990-1991)

George Escobar (unknown episodes)
Greg Wong (unknown episodes)
 
Series Casting by
Fran Bascom (27 episodes, 1990-1993)
 
Series Production Design by
Beala Neel (24 episodes, 1990-1991)
 
Series Set Decoration by
Jerry Wunderlich (24 episodes, 1990-1991)
 
Series Costume Design by
Cliff Chally (24 episodes, 1990-1991)
 
Series Makeup Department
Tommy Cole .... makeup artist (98 episodes, 1990-1994)
Brian McManus .... makeup department head / makeup artist (98 episodes, 1990-1994)
Charles Blackman .... makeup artist (24 episodes, 1990-1991)
Caryl Codon-Tharp .... hair stylist / makeup artist (24 episodes, 1990-1991)
Dorothea Long .... hair stylist (16 episodes, 1990-1991)
Virginia G. Hadfield .... hair stylist (5 episodes, 1990)
Donna Turner Culver .... hair stylist (3 episodes, 1990)
 
Series Production Management
Bernard Oseransky .... executive in charge of production / unit production manager / ... (24 episodes, 1990-1991)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Mark Hansson .... second assistant director (24 episodes, 1990-1991)
Maggie Parker .... first assistant director / third assistant director (24 episodes, 1990-1991)
John Isabeau .... assistant director (24 episodes, 1993-1994)

Nancy King .... second assistant director (unknown episodes)
 
Series Art Department
Marty Wunderlich .... property master (22 episodes, 1990-1991)
Walter Wall .... property master (2 episodes, 1990)
 
Series Sound Department
Dennis Kirkpatrick .... boom operator (97 episodes, 1990-1994)
Tim Chilton .... foley artist (47 episodes, 1990-1992)
Norman Webster .... sound mixer (24 episodes, 1990-1991)

Peter Bergren .... sound effects editor (unknown episodes)
Bob Costanza .... sound effects editor (unknown episodes)
Thomas DeGorter .... supervising sound editor (unknown episodes)
 
Series Special Effects by
Ken Speed .... special effects (unknown episodes)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Gene Jackson .... camera operator (97 episodes, 1990-1994)
Nicholas S. McLean .... first assistant camera (71 episodes, 1990-1993)
Bill Fleming .... key grip / grip (24 episodes, 1990-1991)
Paul Petzoldt .... chief lighting technician (24 episodes, 1990-1991)
David Roth .... second assistant camera (4 episodes, 1990-1993)

Michael R. Marquette .... assistant camera (unknown episodes)
Pat Swovelin .... first assistant camera (unknown episodes)
Michael Yarish .... still photographer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Eric Van Wagoner .... key costumer (50 episodes, 1992-1994)
Maureen Gates .... costume supervisor: women (24 episodes, 1990-1991)
Howard Sussman .... costume supervisor: men / costume designer: men (24 episodes, 1990-1991)
 
Series Editorial Department
Wes Irwin .... post-production coordinator (74 episodes, 1991-1994)
Alicia Hirsch .... executive in charge of post-production / post-production supervisor / ... (24 episodes, 1990-1991)
Sean Clark .... story editor (10 episodes, 1990)

Judy Oseransky .... assistant editor (unknown episodes)
 
Series Music Department
Lori Slomka .... music editor (24 episodes, 1990-1991)
Sonny Curtis .... theme / composer: theme music (22 episodes, 1990-1991)
Hans Olson .... performed by / singer: theme music (19 episodes, 1990-1991)

Craig Stuart Garfinkle .... music producer / orchestrator (unknown episodes)
 
Series Transportation Department
Frank Khoury .... driver (2 episodes, 1991)
 
Series Other crew
Bob Lewis .... production accountant (98 episodes, 1990-1994)
Ray DeVally Jr. .... technical coordinator (24 episodes, 1990-1991)
Norman S. Powell .... executive in charge of production (24 episodes, 1990-1991)
Rosemarie Clemente-Johnstone .... script supervisor (23 episodes, 1990-1991)
Patrick Sean Clark .... story editor (15 episodes, 1990-1991)
Don Rhymer .... creative consultant (6 episodes, 1991)

J Graigory .... production assistant (unknown episodes)
 

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Runtime:
30 min (100 episodes)
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Aspect Ratio:
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
There really is a town called Evening Shade, Arkansas which is located in the north-central part of the state. During the show's run, gift shops in the real town would sell t-shirts and other trinkets with the show's logo on them.See more »
Quotes:
Dr. Harlan Elldridge:He had a splinter, in his butt, the size of a Louisville Slugger.See more »
Soundtrack:
Evening Shade ThemeSee more »

FAQ

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3 out of 4 people found the following review useful.
No show this good has come around in a long time., 5 December 2006
Author: sdo56 from Garden City, NY

This show was so well done. It was a wonderful time watching the cast perform on each show. I would like to ask if anyone knows if this show will be or has been put on DVD for the general public to purchase. The one episode that stands out in my mind is a two-part episode where Burt R., Charles D. and Michael J. lose their clothes and the fun that entails. I just happened to tape both parts of this episode. I have played them for my 6 year old daughter and my 11 year old son. They actually sit there and LOVE them. They have asked to see this over and over again. Oh why didn't I record all of them? The acting and humor are first class. It was a visual humor. Even the music adds to the whole package of the show. The setting really makes you want to be there with them. An Evening Shade Reunion would be a big hit if it was advertised with clips from original shows. If they really pushed, it might work. If it worked, then maybe we would see reruns on the tube. Come on, put it on DVD!! Let's get this show on disk.

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