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"Frasier" Desperately Seeking Closure (1997)

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Original Air Date:
9 December 1997 (Season 5, Episode 8)
After Sam breaks up with Frasier, he obsesses over her possible reasons. | Add synopsis »


 (Episode Cast) (in credits order) (complete, awaiting verification)

Kelsey Grammer ... Dr. Frasier Crane

Jane Leeves ... Daphne Moon

David Hyde Pierce ... Dr. Niles Crane

Peri Gilpin ... Roz Doyle

John Mahoney ... Martin Crane

Lindsay Frost ... Samantha Pierce
Tom Chick ... Waiter #1

Amy Landers ... Waitress
Alan Mingo Jr. ... Waiter #2
Matt Sullivan ... Restaurant Waiter
Nicolas Mize ... Man in Street (as Nick Mize)
Christopher Marshall ... Customer
Lesley Stahl ... Herself
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Moose ... Eddie (uncredited)

Episode Crew
Directed by
Pamela Fryman 
Writing credits
David Angell (created by) &
Peter Casey (created by) &
David Lee (created by)

Rob Hanning (written by)

Glen Charles (based on the character "Frasier Crane" created by) &
Les Charles (based on the character "Frasier Crane" created by)

Produced by
David Angell .... executive producer
Maggie Blanc .... producer (as Maggie Randell)
Peter Casey .... executive producer
Mary Fukuto .... co-producer
Kelsey Grammer .... executive producer
Rob Greenberg .... producer
Tony Hicks .... associate producer
Joe Keenan .... co-executive producer
Jay Kogen .... supervising producer
David Lee .... executive producer
Christopher Lloyd .... executive producer
Suzanne Martin .... producer
Jeffrey Richman .... supervising producer
Original Music by
Bruce Miller 
Cinematography by
Ken Lamkin (director of photography)
Film Editing by
Noel Rogers 
Ron Volk 
Casting by
Jeff Greenberg 
Production Design by
Roy Christopher 
Set Decoration by
Ron Olsen 
Costume Design by
Audrey M. Bansmer  (as Audrey Bansmer)
Makeup Department
Bruce Hutchinson .... makeup artist
Marilyn Patricia Phillips .... hair stylist
Production Management
Bill Carroll .... unit production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Katy Garretson .... first assistant director
Marc Stirdivant .... second assistant director
Art Department
Victor Anderson .... propmaker
Frank Galvan III .... head paint foreman
Steven J. Monroe .... construction coordinator
Sound Department
Adam De Coster .... foley artist
Nick Els .... sound mixer
Dana Mark McClure .... production sound mixer
Randal S. Thomas .... sound effects (as Randy Thomas)
Camera and Electrical Department
Glenn DiVincenzo .... Steadicam operator
Jeff Durling .... dimmer operator
Arien Hatch .... film loader
Gary Armstrong .... assistant camera (uncredited)
Casting Department
Helen Mossler .... casting executive
Cathy Reinking .... casting associate
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Jo Forman .... costume supervisor
Editorial Department
Scott Maisano .... assistant editor
Music Department
Kelsey Grammer .... performer: theme song
Bruce Miller .... composer: theme music
Darryl Phinnessee .... composer: theme lyrics
Chips Swanson .... music editor
Derek Syverud .... music clearance
Other crew
Nicole Bottcher .... assistant to producers
Kimberli Collette .... assistant to producers
Rosie Dean .... production coordinator (as Rosie French)
Anne Flett-Giordano .... creative consultant
Steve Geffner .... assistant to producers
Anne Geiger .... assistant to producers
Dave Hackel .... creative consultant
Rob Hanning .... story editor
Gabrielle James .... script supervisor
David Krovitz .... assistant to producers
Jaimie Linn .... stand-in
David Lloyd .... creative consultant
Brian Mallut .... assistant to producers
Joanna K. McMeikan .... assistant to producers
Jeffrey Pfefferle .... assistant to producers
Chuck Ranberg .... creative consultant
Cathy Reinking .... assistant to producers
Jim Rose .... technical coordinator
Susan Rosen .... assistant to producers
Jeffrey Schneider .... legal counsel
Courtney Stillman .... assistant to producers
Carey Goldstein .... stand-in (uncredited)

Series Crew
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Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
David Angell  created by
Peter Casey  created by
David Lee  created by

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Additional Details

22 min (DVD)
Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Australia:PG | Canada:PG (video rating)

Did You Know?

Continuity: When Martin is looking for his television remote, he later decides that he will watch the game at Duke's. Unless he means Duke's residence, this isn't possible, because Duke's bar closed back in the second season (S2E5: Duke's We Hardly Knew Ye).See more »
Niles:Well, no wonder you're heartbroken. You've just lost the only woman you could ever possibly, sometime down the line, perhaps fall in love with. I'm surprised the country music people haven't jumped all over this one.See more »
Movie Connections:
References Desperately Seeking Susan (1985)See more »
Tossed Salads and Scrambled EggsSee more »


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