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 George Stoody 22 episodes, 1997-1998
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 Leo Wagonman 22 episodes, 1997-1998
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 Casey Wagonman 21 episodes, 1997-1998
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George Stoody is a mild-mannered bookstore owner who encounters a hoodlum/magician named Leo Wagonman, the estranged father of his new daughter-in-law Casey. Leo, on the run from a mob intent on collecting the payoff money Leo stole from a Las Vegas casino, decides to stay in the spare room above George's bookstore. Written by Ondre Lombard <olombard@lombard.cyberverse.com>

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Bob Newhart's real first name is George so this series continued Newhart's streak of sitcoms named after himself (The Bob Newhart Show (1972), Newhart (1982), and Bob (1992)). See more »

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George & Leo
19 July 1999 | by (Marietta, OH) – See all my reviews

"Odd Couple-like series that had potential because of the chemistry between the two leads. The problem that arose was that for some odd reason, critics and CBS felt there was no room for "old time television." That could have something to do with the stars, being two television legends and with the style of the show, which is similar to "The Odd Couple," and other "buddy, buddy" series. Pity, it was nice to see these guys back on television again.


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