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"Murphy Brown" It's How You Play the Game (1989)

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Diane English (created by) and
Russ Woody (writer)
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Original Air Date:
27 February 1989 (Season 1, Episode 14)
When the FYI show goes lower onto the ratings - the network suggests to it's journalists to make the news more pleasant and easy to the public... See more » | Add synopsis »


 (Episode Cast) (in credits order)

Episode Crew
Directed by
Barnet Kellman 
Writing credits
Diane English (created by)

Russ Woody  writer

Produced by
Korby Siamis .... supervising producer
Film Editing by
Jerry Davis 
Makeup Department
Patricia Messina .... makeup department head
Dana Nye .... assistant makeup artist
Art Department
Victor Anderson .... propmaker
Chris Buchinsky .... storyboard artist
Camera and Electrical Department
Steven V. Silver .... camera operator
James Kibbe .... gaffer (uncredited)
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Sanford Slepak .... costume supervisor (as Sandy Slepak)
Editorial Department
Gordon Ferris .... negative conforming supervisor
Music Department
Steve Dorff .... composer: theme music

Series Crew
These people are regular crew members. Were they in this episode?
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)
Fred Einesman .... medical consultant
Brian McMillan .... animal trainer
Mary Temkin .... assistant to writer (1988-1991)
Ronald D. Weyand .... craft service
Production CompaniesDistributors

Additional Details

Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:

Did You Know?

The title is based on the proverb: "It's not whether you win or lose, it's how you play the game."See more »
Movie Connections:
References "Hello, Larry" (1979)See more »


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