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WKRP in Cincinnati ()


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  • TV-PG
  • 30min
  • Comedy
  • TV Series



The misadventures of the staff of a struggling Top 40 rock radio station in Cincinnati, Ohio.

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  • Nominated for 3 Golden Globes. Another 2 wins & 13 nominations.
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Series Cast Summary

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  Andy Travis (90 episodes, 1978-1982)
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  Arthur Carlson / ... (90 episodes, 1978-1982)
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  Jennifer Marlowe / ... (89 episodes, 1978-1982)
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  Dr. Johnny Fever / ... (90 episodes, 1978-1982)
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  Les Nessman / ... (89 episodes, 1978-1982)
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  Herb Tarlek (89 episodes, 1978-1982)
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  Venus Flytrap / ... (87 episodes, 1978-1982)
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  Bailey Quarters (86 episodes, 1978-1982)
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  Lillian Carlson (10 episodes, 1979-1982)
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  Carmen Carlson (4 episodes, 1979-1982)
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  Mason Noble / ... (4 episodes, 1979-1981)
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  Hirsch (4 episodes, 1981-1982)
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  Lucille Tarlek (3 episodes, 1979-1980)
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  Buddy Gravers / ... (3 episodes, 1978-1981)
Bill Dial ...
  Buckey Dornster (2 episodes, 1978-1979)
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  Buddy Barker / ... (2 episodes, 1978-1980)
Julie Payne ...
  Buffy Denver (2 episodes, 1979)
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  D. Arnold Gonzer (2 episodes, 1980)
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  Joyce Armor (2 episodes, 1981)
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  Avis Dropkin (2 episodes, 1981)
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  Cal Owens / ... (2 episodes, 1978-1979)
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  Delivery Man #1 / ... (2 episodes, 1979-1980)
Stacy Heather Tolkin ...
  Bunny Tarlek (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
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  Officer Mardigan (2 episodes, 1981)
Bonnie Urseth ...
  Nurse (2 episodes, 1981)
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  Frank Bartman (2 episodes, 1982)
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  Detective Alcorn / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1982)
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  Mrs. Hutchinson / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1982)
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  Elaine Parker / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1982)
Feather Austen ...
  Dancer / ... (2 episodes, 1981)
Garry Goodrow ...
  Bob Burnat (2 episodes, 1978-1979)
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  José Jorge Rodriguez (1 episode, 1979)
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  Rev. Little Ed Pembrook (1 episode, 1979)
John Chappell ...
  Rev. Drinkwater (1 episode, 1979)
William Glover ...
  J. Garrett Hopkins (1 episode, 1979)
Bill Saito ...
  Japanese Executive (1 episode, 1979)
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  Dr. Hy Monroe (1 episode, 1978)
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  Lillian Carlson (1 episode, 1978)
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  Wayne R. Coe (1 episode, 1978)
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  Steve Pievy (1 episode, 1978)
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  Policeman #1 (1 episode, 1978)
Barrie Youngfellow ...
  Linda Taylor (1 episode, 1978)
Sparky Anderson ...
  Sparky Anderson (1 episode, 1979)
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  T.J. Watson (1 episode, 1979)
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  WPIG Mascot (1 episode, 1979)
Mary Betten ...
  Lorraine Brown (1 episode, 1979)
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  Steel Hawthorne (1 episode, 1979)
Helena Carroll ...
  Tiffany Hopkins (1 episode, 1979)
David Chow ...
  Japanese Executive (1 episode, 1979)
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  Henri (1 episode, 1979)

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Plot Summary

A hip, young program director pumps new life into a failing AM radio station, WKRP of Cincinatti, by changing format from Big Band to Hard Rock/Punk and bringing in two hot disc jockeys, over the protest of the owner... and some of the employees. Written by LA-Lawyer

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Also Known As
  • Radio Cincinnati (Spain)
  • かっとび放送局WKRP (Japan, Japanese title)
  • Радио Цинциннати (Soviet Union, Russian title)
  • Sänt var'e här (Sweden)
  • Radio Cinccinati (Israel, Hebrew title)
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Runtime
  • 30 min
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Did You Know?

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Trivia The show was videotaped instead of filmed because the rights to rock songs were cheaper for a taped show than for a filmed show. See more »
Goofs Les Nessman is a bachelor, but he often is seen wearing a wedding ring. See more »
Movie Connections Featured in Burglar (1987). See more »
Crazy Credits The lyrics for the closing credits consist of gibberish words. See more »
Quotes Arthur 'Big Guy' Carlson: As God is my witness, I thought turkeys could fly.
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