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Writers:
Steven Levitan (created by)
Camembert Algonquin (writer)
Contact:
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Seasons:
1
Release Date:
23 September 1999 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
Opposites react!
Plot:
Revamped "Odd Couple". Full summary »
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Awards:
3 wins & 1 nomination See more »
User Reviews:
The Greatest Show Unjustly Cancelled See more (36 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 5 of 8)

Tony Shalhoub ... Ian Stark (22 episodes, 1999-2000)

Neil Patrick Harris ... Henry McNeeley (22 episodes, 1999-2000)

Eddie McClintock ... Jake Donovan (22 episodes, 1999-2000)

Heather Dubrow ... Maddie / ... (22 episodes, 1999-2000)

Dorie Barton ... Tess Farraday (20 episodes, 1999-2000)
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Series Directed by
Gail Mancuso (5 episodes, 1999)
Ted Wass (3 episodes, 1999)
Michael Lembeck (2 episodes, 1999-2000)
Sheldon Epps (2 episodes, 2000)
Steven Levitan (2 episodes, 2000)
Jeff Melman (2 episodes, 2000)
 
Series Writing credits
Steven Levitan (21 episodes, 1999-2000)
Gayle Abrams (3 episodes, 1999-2000)
Brian Buckner (3 episodes, 1999-2000)
David A. Goodman (3 episodes, 1999-2000)
Sebastian Jones (3 episodes, 1999-2000)
Eric Zicklin (3 episodes, 1999-2000)
Alan Kirschenbaum (2 episodes, 1999-2000)
Jeffrey Richman (2 episodes, 1999-2000)
Lynnie Greene (2 episodes, 2000)
Richard Levine (2 episodes, 2000)

Camembert Algonquin (unknown episodes)

Series Produced by
Steven Levitan .... executive producer (22 episodes, 1999-2000)
Pamela Grant .... producer (21 episodes, 1999-2000)
Jeffrey Richman .... co-executive producer (21 episodes, 1999-2000)
Gayle Abrams .... producer (20 episodes, 1999-2000)
Brian Buckner .... producer (20 episodes, 1999-2000)
Lynnie Greene .... producer (20 episodes, 1999-2000)
Sebastian Jones .... producer (20 episodes, 1999-2000)
Alan Kirschenbaum .... co-executive producer / consulting producer (20 episodes, 1999-2000)
Richard Levine .... producer (20 episodes, 1999-2000)
Eric Zicklin .... co-producer (20 episodes, 1999-2000)
David A. Goodman .... supervising producer (11 episodes, 1999-2000)
Gina Scheerer .... associate producer (4 episodes, 2000)
 
Series Original Music by
John Adair (4 episodes, 2000)
Steve Hampton (4 episodes, 2000)
Korban Kraus (4 episodes, 2000)
 
Series Cinematography by
Tony Yarlett (4 episodes, 2000)

Ken Lamkin (unknown episodes)
 
Series Film Editing by
Timothy Mozer (22 episodes, 1999-2000)

Peter Chakos (unknown episodes)
 
Series Casting by
Jeff Greenberg (4 episodes, 2000)
 
Series Production Design by
Wendell Johnson (4 episodes, 2000)
 
Series Set Decoration by
Michael W. Foxworthy (4 episodes, 2000)
 
Series Costume Design by
Ileane Meltzer (22 episodes, 1999-2000)
 
Series Makeup Department
Mary Ann Hennings .... hair department head (4 episodes, 2000)
Ann Masterson .... makeup artist (4 episodes, 2000)
 
Series Production Management
Beverly Rose .... production supervisor (22 episodes, 1999-2000)
Pamela Grant .... unit production manager (4 episodes, 2000)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Johanna Jensen .... second assistant director (4 episodes, 2000)
Sean Mulcahy .... first assistant director (4 episodes, 2000)
 
Series Art Department
Robert Cardenas .... property master (4 episodes, 2000)
 
Series Sound Department
John Bickelhaupt .... re-recording mixer (4 episodes, 2000)
Russ Gary .... sound mixer (4 episodes, 2000)
Charlie McDaniel .... re-recording mixer (4 episodes, 2000)
Kathy Oldham .... re-recording mixer (4 episodes, 2000)
 
Series Stunts
John Ashker .... stunt driver (unknown episodes)
Edward Conna .... stunts (unknown episodes)
Myke Schwartz .... stunt coordinator (unknown episodes)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Michael E. Little .... camera operator (22 episodes, 1999-2000)
Kevin Edwards .... key grip (4 episodes, 2000)
Monty Woodard .... gaffer (4 episodes, 2000)

Steve Bellen .... assistant camera (unknown episodes)
Tim Bellen .... Steadicam operator / camera operator (unknown episodes)
Charles Schner .... camera operator (unknown episodes)
 
Series Casting Department
Collin Daniel .... casting assistant (unknown episodes)
Cathy Reinking .... casting associate (unknown episodes)
Maggie Sherman .... casting assistant (unknown episodes)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Bridget Ostersehlte .... costume supervisor (4 episodes, 2000)
 
Series Editorial Department
Bill Missett .... on-line editor (22 episodes, 1999-2000)
Diane Satoda .... post-production coordinator (4 episodes, 2000)
 
Series Music Department
Brad Hamilton .... music editor (22 episodes, 1999-2000)
John Adair .... composer: theme music (4 episodes, 2000)
Steve Hampton .... composer: theme music (4 episodes, 2000)
Korban Kraus .... composer: theme music (4 episodes, 2000)
Steven Levitan .... lyrics: opening theme (4 episodes, 2000)
 
Series Other crew
Jamie Rhonheimer .... writers assistant (21 episodes, 1999-2000)
Les Firestein .... creative consultant (5 episodes, 1999-2000)
Rebecca Ancheta-Blum .... script supervisor (4 episodes, 2000)
Christina Bando .... production staff (4 episodes, 2000)
Tony Alan Banks .... production staff (4 episodes, 2000)
Carol Blankenship .... assistant to writers (4 episodes, 2000)
Larry Gilbert .... assistant to the producers (4 episodes, 2000)
David A. Goodman .... creative consultant (4 episodes, 2000)
Dana Gould .... creative consultant (4 episodes, 2000)
Daniel Hart .... production staff (4 episodes, 2000)
Kristin Nicastro .... assistant to the producers (4 episodes, 2000)
Cathy Reinking .... production staff (4 episodes, 2000)
David Ross .... production staff (4 episodes, 2000)
Amanda Sloane .... assistant to the producers (4 episodes, 2000)
Erik Sommers .... production staff (4 episodes, 2000)
Reid Watanabe .... production staff (4 episodes, 2000)
Maggie Sherman .... production staff (3 episodes, 2000)
Jean Sagal .... technical coordinator (3 episodes)

Hilary Momberger .... script supervisor (unknown episodes)
 

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Runtime:
30 min
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Aspect Ratio:
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Trivia:
In this show, Tony Shalhoub plays a carefree type personality whereas Neil Patrick Harris plays a germaphobe. After the show was canceled, they both have successful careers playing the opposite roles. Tony as the germaphobe in "Monk" and Neil as the carefree Barney in "How I Met Your Mother".See more »
Quotes:
Margaret 'Maddie' Keller:Of all the times I've slinked out of a man's apartment in my underwear, this is the one I'm most ashamed of.See more »

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22 out of 22 people found the following review useful.
The Greatest Show Unjustly Cancelled, 12 April 2001
Author: Thor2000 from Collinsport, Maine

The NBC execs have quite a wierd streak going as they cancel great shows the general public loves and goes wild for in order to try shows that won't stand a chance. We've all seen Working, Unsolved Mysteries, Quantum Leap and the new Dark Shadows go down the pipe. Great shows, loved by whole cults of loyal fans, MURDERED by idiot and blind TV execs working at NBC. Stark Raving Mad was the Odd Couple of the 90s with Tony Shalhoub of Wings (another great show that ended too soon for me) playing a psychotic Stephen King horror writer with Neil Patrick Harris playing a Niles Crane literary agent as his foil and target of abuse. Rounded out with Ed McClintock, Heather Paige Kent and the beautiful Dorie Barton, the show had great scripts, funny jokes and hysterical unpredictable situations. It was Halloween all year round with this show, and Halloween itself was a little more surreal with this show on the air. The only thing that could possibly ruin this show would be an idiot tv exec with a grudge against a happy viewing public. this show will be sorely missed.

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