A widow, Mary Benjamin, a supervising nurse at Grant Memorial Hospital in New York City, returns to work after her husband dies and learns to live as a single woman again.

Creator:

Sue Grafton

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2   1  
1982   1981  
Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Michael Learned ...  Mary Benjamin 25 episodes, 1981-1982
Robert Reed ...  Dr. Adam Rose 25 episodes, 1981-1982
Hattie Winston ...  Toni Gillette / ... 25 episodes, 1981-1982
Bonnie Hellman ...  Penny Brooks / ... 25 episodes, 1981-1982
Hortensia Colorado Hortensia Colorado ...  Nurse Betty LaSada / ... 24 episodes, 1981-1982
Dennis Boutsikaris ...  Joe Calvo 10 episodes, 1981-1982
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A widow, Mary Benjamin, a supervising nurse at Grant Memorial Hospital in New York City, returns to work after her husband dies and learns to live as a single woman again.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 April 1981 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Mary Benjamin See more »

Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA

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Production Co:

Viacom Productions See more »
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Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Based on the bestselling book Nurse (1979) by Peggy Anderson. See more »

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