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Seasons:
1
Release Date:
11 January 1994 (USA) See more »
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Plot:
Monty Richardson is a Conservative talk-show host, a la Rush Limbaugh. His family, however, are rather liberal... See more »
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Painfully unfunny See more (3 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast [8])

Henry Winkler ... Monty Richardson (13 episodes, 1994)

Kate Burton ... Fran Richardson (13 episodes, 1994)

David Schwimmer ... Greg Richardson (13 episodes, 1994)

David Krumholtz ... David Richardson (13 episodes, 1994)

China Kantner ... Geena Campbell (13 episodes, 1994)

Tom McGowan ... Clifford Walker (13 episodes, 1994)
Joyce Guy ... Rita Simon (13 episodes, 1994)
Henry Goldscher ... Barber (13 episodes, 1994)

Series Directed by
Robby Benson (2 episodes, 1994)
 
Series Writing credits
George Beckerman (1 episode, 1994)
Robert Borden (1 episode, 1994)
Jane Espenson (1 episode, 1994)
Katie Ford (1 episode, 1994)
Marc Lawrence (1 episode, 1994)
Frank Lombardi (1 episode, 1994)
Caryn Lucas (1 episode, 1994)
Dana Reston (1 episode, 1994)

Series Produced by
George Beckerman .... consulting producer (13 episodes, 1994)
Steve Lamar .... associate producer (13 episodes, 1994)

Henry Winkler .... executive producer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Original Music by
Dan Foliart (13 episodes, 1994)
 
Series Cinematography by
Dan Kuleto (12 episodes, 1994)
 
Series Film Editing by
Steve Cioffi (unknown episodes)
Tony Porter (unknown episodes)
 
Series Art Department
Greg Gneier .... set designer (13 episodes, 1994)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Howard Nugent .... gaffer (12 episodes, 1994)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Jennifer Stone .... costume supervisor (13 episodes, 1994)
 
Series Other crew
Robert Borden .... story editor (13 episodes, 1994)
 

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Runtime:
30 min
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Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
This show was originally developed for NBC. Monty originally was to have a gay daughter. NBC changed their minds. When the show moved to Fox, the gay daughter character was changed to a straight son who quit law school to become a chef.See more »

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9 out of 11 people found the following review useful.
Painfully unfunny, 29 May 2003
Author: csi_yellowknife from On a frantic search for an impressive location

The Fonz is Limbaugh. It was an entire show dedicated to ripping off and mocking Rush Limbuagh. The problem is, it looked like a show made by somebody who never listened to him, and assumed all of those stereotypes about conservatives (racist, sexist, homophobic, ignorant) were true. So, cue the black woman sidekick, because that must be funny. It was just another mismatch comedy with predictable result, except that the main character was a Limbaugh wanna be. That may be funny for a sketch or two on SNL or MadTV, but not an entire half-hour - let alone week after week. Within a few weeks it was the least watched TV show in America, and then thankfully yanked. Don't expect the show to be out on DVD anytime soon. Making fun of something you don't understand is going to fail everytime.

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