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"Murphy Brown" Defending Your Life (1996)

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Director:
Writers:
Diane English (created by) and
Kirk Savell (writer)
Contact:
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Original Air Date:
4 November 1996 (Season 9, Episode 8)
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Cast

 (Episode Cast) (in credits order)

Candice Bergen ... Murphy Brown

Faith Ford ... Corky Sherwood

Charles Kimbrough ... Jim Dial

Joe Regalbuto ... Frank Fontana

Lily Tomlin ... Kay Carter-Shepley
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Robyn Bliley ... Videotaping Secretary
Ritch Brinkley ... Carl Wishnitski
Nancy Cassaro ... Mohawk Secretary

Ian Gomez ... Mimicking Secretary

Mary Kathleen Gordon ... Giggling Woman
John Hostetter ... John

Bart McCarthy ... Pirate Secretary

Carolyn Mignini ... Normal Looking Secretary
Tony Papenfuss ... Hitler Secretary
Denise Poirier ... Slow Speaking Secretary
Maridean Mansfield Shepard ... Former Secretary

Michael Bailey Smith ... Wrestler Secretary #74

Billy Stevenson ... Secretary #84 (as Bill Stevenson)

Bart Sumner ... Gullible Secretary
James Thiel ... Walter Ferguson
Jeff Thiel ... William Ferguson (as Jeffrey Thiel)
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Episode Crew
Directed by
Peter Bonerz 
 
Writing credits
Diane English (created by)

Kirk Savell  writer

Produced by
Candice Bergen .... co-executive producer
John Bowman .... executive producer
Rob Bragin .... executive producer
Ned E. Davis .... producer
Bill Diamond .... executive producer
Norm Gunzenhauser .... co-executive producer
Bob Jeffords .... producer
Tom Palmer .... consulting producer
Daphne Pollon .... supervising producer
Tom Seeley .... co-executive producer
Deborah Smith .... supervising producer
Joshua Sternin .... co-producer
Bob Stevens .... consulting producer
Todd Stites .... associate producer
J.R. Ventimilia .... co-producer (as Jeffrey Ventimilia)
 
Cinematography by
Gil Hubbs (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Tucker Wiard 
 
Casting by
Andrea Cohen 
 
Art Direction by
Roy Christopher 
 
Set Decoration by
Steve Rostine 
 
Makeup Department
Judy Crown .... hair stylist
Patricia Messina .... makeup department head
 
Production Management
Bob Jeffords .... unit production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Ned E. Davis .... first assistant director
Teresa Pfiffner-Krebsbach .... second assistant director
 
Art Department
Lawrence Robert Dolan .... property master (as Larry Dolan)
Bruce Fuselier .... leadman
Gaylene West .... props (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
Al Gomez .... foley mixer & editor
John Hicks .... sound mixer
Tamara Johnson .... sound re-recording mixer
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Brian Brockway .... camera operator
Kevin McGill .... assistant camera
Kieran Mulgrew .... camera operator
Doug Scott .... camera operator
Steven V. Silver .... camera operator
James Kibbe .... gaffer (uncredited)
 
Casting Department
Barbara Miller .... executive in charge of casting
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Deborah Lancaster .... costumer
Sanford Slepak .... costume supervisor (as Sandy Slepak)
Matthew Van Dyne .... costume supervisor
 
Editorial Department
Gordon Ferris .... negative conforming supervisor
 
Music Department
Steve Dorff .... composer: theme music
 
Other crew
Candy Artmont .... script supervisor
Bill Kunstler .... executive story editor
Marge Mullen .... technical coordinator
 

Series Crew
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Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Diane English  creator

Produced by
Nell Scovell .... supervising producer
Todd Stites .... associate producer (1993-1998)
 
Costume Design by
Sanford Slepak (1995-1998)
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Ned A. Davis .... first assistant director
Nancy King .... second second assistant director
 
Art Department
Deborah Dierinzo Donnelly .... assistant property master
Michael G. Gallenberg .... assistant art director
 
Sound Department
Dicken Berglund .... foley mixer
Thomas C. Brewer .... sound editor (1996-1997)
Omie Craden .... sound editor (1997-1998)
Omie Craden .... sound re-recording mixer (1997-1998)
Todd Grace .... sound re-recording mixer
Paul Hulse .... sound maintenance engineer
Ken Kobett .... sound re-recording mixer
Kathy Oldham .... sound recordist
 
Camera and Electrical Department
William E. Hines .... camera operator
Kevan Jenson .... key video engineer
William Mayer .... dolly grip
Tom Munshower .... camera operator (1995)
Don Obarr .... grip
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Kristina West .... set costumer (1996-1997)
 
Music Department
Andrew M. Chukerman .... composer: additional music
Andrew M. Chukerman .... musician: piano and keyboards
 
Other crew
Candy Artmont .... script supervisor (1992-1997)
Roger Christiansen .... associate director
Fred Einesman .... medical consultant
Brian McMillan .... animal trainer
Mary Temkin .... assistant to writer (1988-1991)
Ronald D. Weyand .... craft service
 
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
The title is from the Meryl Streep fantasy movie Defending Your Life (1991).See more »
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