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 Ned Dorsey (46 episodes, 1995-1997)
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 Stacey Colbert (46 episodes, 1995-1997)
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 Eric 'Rico' Moyer / ... (46 episodes, 1995-1997)
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 Amanda Moyer (46 episodes, 1995-1997)
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Ned and Stacey get married after one week after meeting each other. He marries her to get a promotion. She marries him because she can't seem to find a place to live and likes his apartment. She hates his self-righteous attitude. He doesn't like her re-decorating his living room. Will their marriage actually result in love? Will Ned finally figure out that those people he talked to at their wedding are Stacey's parents? Written by Danny Paikov <deepee@netvision.net.il>

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It takes most married couples years before they dislike each other... these two are way ahead of the game! See more »

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Originally, Dori Brenner and Harry Goz (Stacey's parents) were supposed to be regular cast members. They are credited on the opening credits of the first 10 episodes despite only appearing in 3 of them. See more »

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Ned Dorsey: [after his parents and boss catch Stacey naked with her lover] They're fraternal twins reenacting their birth.
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One of my favorites!
21 October 2002 | by (Sunnyvale CA) – See all my reviews

Ned and Stacey is the hetero version of "Will and Grace". Except it's actually funny. The premise is virtually identical, platonic co-habitation, the roles are virtually the same. Everything is played for laughs, no serious undercurrents, no position to take; just go for the joke. Neds self-absorption, Stacey's contempt for Ned, Amanda's contempt for humanity, Eric's sad-sack befuddlement, it all just works. They did an entire show about the down-on-his-luck Mr. Beveldere, for God's sake! Any real TV fan has to admire that.

I can only imagine that the show was killed only because Thomas Hayden Church was just too far over the top for most people. I thought he was great but everyone I talk to absolutely *hated* him. But slap in Eric McCormack (who is undoubtedly a better actor, just too understated to really be funny), slap on a gay aspect to get some press and make it look like a different show, and problem solved.


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