Four teen boys share a giant house and aspirations of pop stardom.




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Complete series cast summary:
Larry Saltis Larry Saltis ...  Larry 6 episodes, 1987
Jared Chandler Jared Chandler ...  Jared 6 episodes, 1987
Marty Ross Marty Ross ...  Marty 6 episodes, 1987
Gordon Oas-Heim ...  Manford, the Butler / ... 6 episodes, 1987
Konstantinos Kovas Konstantinos Kovas ...  Dino 5 episodes, 1987
Bess Motta ...  Rita the Waitress 5 episodes, 1987
Lynnie Godfrey Lynnie Godfrey ...  Helen 5 episodes, 1987
Edie Robinette-Petrachi ...  Singer on Opening Theme / ... 3 episodes


Formulated because of the '80s resurgence of the popular Monkees phenomenon, the New Monkees show saw four teen-ish boys - this time Larry, Jared, Marty, and Dino - sharing a wild & spacious house together as their aspiring band attempted to land a recording deal, and in the meantime kept falling into one crazy situation after another. In keeping with the earlier Monkees format, each episode also featured music videos and silly sketches aimed at its target audience, with material updated appropriately for its decade. Written by Kay-22

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22 June 2005 | by smdias65See all my reviews

No, they weren't the originals. Unfortunately, the producers tried to make them like the original group. They could have had the same plot, but a different name. These guys could play and sing. I have their only album and I still like their music. Larry Saltis, I heard, is in a group named Tower City and has produced records for other performers. Dino Kovas was the joker of the group, as I recall. I don't know what has happened to the rest of these guys. It would be cool if they decided to release the show on DVD. The show was on early Saturday morning out here and the channel moved it around to a different time, so I missed a lot of it. I would like to see the show again, even it if was a little goofy.

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