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Seasons:
1 | 2
Release Date:
13 September 1992 (USA) See more »
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Awards:
Nominated for Primetime Emmy. See more »
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Cast

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Bob Newhart ... Bob McKay (33 episodes, 1992-1993)

Cynthia Stevenson ... Trisha McKay (28 episodes, 1992-1993)
Carlene Watkins ... Kaye McKay (27 episodes, 1992-1993)
Ruth Kobart ... Iris Frankel (25 episodes, 1992-1993)
Timothy Fall ... Chad Pfefferle (25 episodes, 1992-1993)

Andrew Bilgore ... Albie Lutz (25 episodes, 1992-1993)

John Cygan ... Harlan Stone (25 episodes, 1992-1993)
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Series Directed by
Michael Zinberg (22 episodes, 1992-1993)
Dick Martin (2 episodes, 1992-1993)
 
Series Writing credits
Bill Steinkellner (18 episodes, 1992-1993)
Cherie Steinkellner (18 episodes, 1992-1993)
Phoef Sutton (18 episodes, 1992-1993)
Tracy Newman (3 episodes, 1992-1993)
Jerry Perzigian (3 episodes, 1992-1993)
Don Seigel (3 episodes, 1992-1993)
Jonathan Stark (3 episodes, 1992-1993)

Series Produced by
Jerry Perzigian .... supervising producer (33 episodes, 1992-1993)
 
Series Film Editing by
Peter Chakos (unknown episodes)
 
Series Production Design by
Dahl Delu (unknown episodes)
 
Series Makeup Department
Barbara Fonte-Kunkel .... makeup artist (unknown episodes)
 
Series Art Department
Donald S. Foster .... set dresser (25 episodes, 1992-1993)
 
Series Stunts
Hannah Kozak .... stunts (unknown episodes)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Lee Johnson .... lighting technician (1 episode, 1993)
 
Series Music Department
Richard Bernard .... musician: flamenco guitar (1 episode, 1993)
 
Series Other crew
Susie Johnson .... production coordinator (33 episodes, 1992-1993)
Caryn Shick .... stage manager (33 episodes, 1992-1993)
 

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Additional Details

Runtime:
30 min (33 episodes)
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Aspect Ratio:
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
In the series, Bob drew a comic book called Mad-Dog. Several issues of this comic book were actually published by marvel comics as a tie-in with the TV series.See more »

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5 out of 5 people found the following review useful.
Bob was murdered, 28 February 2008
Author: jimel98 from United States

"Bob" was never given a real chance, no question on that. The re-tooling and rescheduling was an act of murder, not simply the idiotic game playing that TV executive like to indulge in. It's been so long since I've seen an episode and details are fuzzy, but, like Bob Newhart's previous shows, it was something I looked forward to watching every week. I liked it better than "George and Leo" and that wasn't a bad show.

Bob Newhart is a genius at every turn and this was a chance for him to play a slightly edgier roll. No, not everyone took a liking to it, but it was never really given a chance to mature and hit its stride. Most of the finest television has needed a year or two to really get going and every person who truly loves TV knows that.

I don't know what kind of resume is needed to be a TV executive, but I can only imagine what's on the resumes of some of the meatheads out there and it's safe to say that some are UNDERqualified to empty wastebaskets.

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