The Love Boat (1977–1987)
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How Do I Love Thee?/No More Alimony/Authoress! Authoress! 

Capt. Stubing (Gavin MacLeod)'s hometown friend Laura Hayes (Rue McClanahan) is married to a volatile salesman George Hayes (Dick Van Patten); to end his alimony payments, Alan Price (Alan ... See full summary »

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Aunt Sylvia Duvall
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Laura Thornton Hayes
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Sheila Price
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John Drake
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Alan Price
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Betsy Bouchet
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Lou
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Capt. Stubing (Gavin MacLeod)'s hometown friend Laura Hayes (Rue McClanahan) is married to a volatile salesman George Hayes (Dick Van Patten); to end his alimony payments, Alan Price (Alan Thicke) wants to ensure that his ex-wife Sheila Price (Michelle Phillips) marries her fiancé Lou (Fred Willard); Julie (Lauren Tewes)'s Aunt Sylvia (Carol Channing) and her pal, Betsy Bouchet (Betty White), plot to persuade publisher John Drake (Cesar Romero) into publishing Betsy's memoirs. Written by Maisie Fleckum

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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7 January 1984 (USA)  »

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