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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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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Susan: Vicki, have you seen my car keys?
Vicki: No and you don't need to look in your purse or your jacket either.
[Susan glares at her]
Vicki: I needed a mint!
Susan: [sarcastic] Well I hope you found one.
Vicki: No, but at least you had enough money to buy some.
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prior to David Strickland's death
29 December 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This show and its ensemble of characters was one of the funniest and creative shows on television. The comedy's center was the workplace with each character finding his/her own niche, completely separate and different from the others. Brooke Shields was excellent as the foil to many pranks/quips relating to her relationship with her cohorts, especially after the addition of Maddie. Unfortunately the shows strengths diminished after the death of David Stickland and the departure of Jack and Maddie. The whole show's premise and hilarity was lost with the addition of Eric Idol and the change to the magazine as well. Bring back the origin of this sitcom. David Strickland must have never known how he affected so many in his life. It is a shame, God rest and bless his soul.


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