Cafe Americain (1993–1994)

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Holly Aldrige is a young American living on her own in France. Although she doesn't speak any of the language (which causes trouble for her frequently) she finds a job working as a waitress... See full summary »

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 Holly Aldridge (18 episodes, 1993-1994)
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 Marcel (18 episodes, 1993-1994)
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 Steve Sullivan (18 episodes, 1993-1994)
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 Madame Ybarra (18 episodes, 1993-1994)
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 Fabiana Borelli (18 episodes, 1993-1994)
Lila Kaye ...
 Margaret Hunt (18 episodes, 1993-1994)
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Holly Aldrige is a young American living on her own in France. Although she doesn't speak any of the language (which causes trouble for her frequently) she finds a job working as a waitress in a small cafe. At the cafe she meets a strange assortment of characters from around the world. She gradually comes to be friends with them and starts to find her place in her new home. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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Apparently France isn't funny to most
17 April 1999 | by (East Tennessee) – See all my reviews

I don't know why this show did not last long. It was my favorite show when it was on TV. I watched it every week and still have some episodes on tape from when I was out and could not see it when it was on. This show only lasted a season, if less than that, but I thought the show was very amusing. It had its moments where there were side splitting humor, but it was never boring, in my view. The entire cast was a scream. Some of the episodes took a more serious tone, like Fabiana's eating disorder, but most of them were just good fun. There were plenty of sexual innuendos which, I thought, just added to the humor. But, unfortunately it was canceled. I think a lot of people missed out on a good series.


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