In the 1950s, a group of television performers attempt to put together a live variety program and often find disastrous results.

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Nancye Ferguson ...
 Ruth Trueworthy 7 episodes, 1992
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 Bert Schein 7 episodes, 1992
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 Dwight McGonigle 7 episodes, 1992
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 Valdja Gochktch 7 episodes, 1992
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 Nicole Thorne 7 episodes, 1992
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 Betty Hudson 7 episodes, 1992
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 'Blinky' Watts 7 episodes, 1992
Raleigh Friend ...
 Hurry Up Twin 7 episodes, 1992
Buddy Douglas ...
 Buddy Morris / ... 7 episodes, 1992
Raymond Friend ...
 Hurry Up Twin 7 episodes, 1992
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 Shorty the Stagehand 7 episodes, 1992
Everett Greenbaum ...
 ZBC Announcer / ... 7 episodes, 1992
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 Ethel Thissle 2 episodes, 1992
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 Mr. Zoblotnick 2 episodes, 1992
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 Dr. Winky 2 episodes, 1992
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 Professor R. Answer 2 episodes, 1992
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 Executive 2 episodes, 1992
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The year is 1957. The cast and crew of the Lester Guy Show are extremely apprehensive about their upcoming live television broadcast on the Zoblotnick Broadcasting Co. network. Lester Guy despises fellow cast member Betty Hudson for unknowingly becoming more popular than him and schemes to destroy her career. Only two of the seven episodes were written by David Lynch. Written by Jennifer Harrison

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Buddy Morris, dressed as a bellboy and played by Buddy Douglas, is a reference to the classic "Call for Philip Morris!" ad campaign. See more »

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Buddy Budwaller: Betty Hudson is a mistake. She's not an actress. She's not the star of the show. She's a receptionist waiting to happen.
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Too great for anyone to have seen.
21 July 2000 | by See all my reviews

I knew it wouldn't last, I loved it just too much. Television does that to me all the time. This was such a wonderful bizarre comedy. What there was of it. Miguel Ferrer performed with such serious, straight-faced intensity. Will I ever get to see all seven episodes?


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