Jack owns a magazine and is the former brother-in-law of Susan. After she runs out on her fiancé on their wedding day, Jack agrees to take her back at the magazine.
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 Susan Keane (93 episodes, 1996-2000)
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 Luis Rivera (93 episodes, 1996-2000)
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 Vicki Groener (93 episodes, 1996-2000)
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 Helen 'Nana' Keane / ... (93 episodes, 1996-2000)
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 Jack Richmond (71 episodes, 1996-1999)
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 Todd Stities (71 episodes, 1996-1999)
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 Maddy Piper (48 episodes, 1997-1999)
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Jack owns a magazine and is the former brother-in-law of Susan. After she runs out on her fiancé on their wedding day, Jack agrees to take her back at the magazine. Written by Steve Richer <sricher@sympatico.ca>

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19 September 1996 (USA)  »

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Craig Ferguson, who is Scottish, auditioned for the role of Luis. According to Ferguson, everyone in the casting office laughed at his attempt at a Latino accent but it got him noticed at Warner Bros. He was cast in The Drew Carey Show (1995) as a result. See more »

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[after Jack try's singing "Jingle Bells" for the Christmas Party at the hospital]
Vicki: This just in from my ears: "OUCH!"
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Referenced in Saturday Night Live: Josh Brolin/Adele (2008) See more »

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not very funny but really lovable
8 August 2003 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

After watching reruns of Suddenly Susan over the last couple of months I got strangely addicted to it. I find myself really looking forward to the "new" old episodes every day. I don't usually fall for American sitcoms, I prefer British sense of humour, but I really got to like this show. I love the characters (especially those in the first three seasons), and unlike some other viewers who have commented on it, I think there is real chemistry between Susan and Jack. I also think that Luis is an excellent character.


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