The Critic (1994–1995)
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Siskel & Ebert & Jay & Alice 

Gene Siskel and Roger Ebert break up their partnership as movie critics, and each of them considers Jay as a potential replacement for the other.

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Jay Sherman (voice)
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Various Characters (voice)
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Various Characters (voice)
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Doris Grau ...
Doris Grossman (voice)
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Eleanor Sherman (voice)
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Various Characters (voice)
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Jeremy Hawke / Various Characters (voice) (as Maurice La Marche)
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Duke Phillips (voice)
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Alice Tompkins (voice)
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Various Characters (voice)
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Penny Tompkins (voice)
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Roger Ebert (voice)
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Gene Siskel (voice)
Rex Reed ...
Rex Reed (voice)
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Gene Siskel and Roger Ebert break up their partnership as movie critics, and each of them considers Jay as a potential replacement for the other.

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12 March 1995 (USA)  »

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

When Gene Siskel died in February 1999, Roger Ebert did a half hour tribute to his partner on their show and included a clip of their singing duet from this episode. See more »

Quotes

[Jay is trying out to be Siskel's new partner]
Gene Siskel: Ok, let's try a take. Wait, something's wrong. You don't look right. Try on this wig.
[Puts a gray wig on Jay]
Jay Sherman: What?
Gene Siskel: Now, the glasses.
[Puts a pair of glasses on Jay]
Jay Sherman: You're making me look like Roger.
Gene Siskel: Just do what I say!
Jay Sherman: Dammit, Gene! I'm not Roger! I'm never gonna be Roger! I wish I were!
[Runs off sobbing]
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References The Cowboy Way (1994) See more »

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