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Sitcom (produced in Canada) about a private school teacher who also moonlighted as a professional wrestler. Robert Randall (the late Alzado) would balance day to day problems with his ... See full summary »
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Series cast summary:
Lyle Alzado ...  Robert Randall 13 episodes, 1988
Steve Williams Steve Williams ...  The Masked Maniac 13 episodes, 1988
Yannick Bisson ...  Mark Randall 13 episodes, 1988
Nicole Stoffman Nicole Stoffman ...  Ellen Randall 13 episodes, 1988
Cheryl Wilson Cheryl Wilson ...  Carol Dixon 13 episodes, 1988
Richard Farrell Richard Farrell ...  Principal Whitcomb Mallory 13 episodes, 1988
Jefferson Mappin ...  Cheetah 9 episodes, 1988
Jackie Mahon Jackie Mahon ...  Beth 9 episodes, 1988
Barry Stevens Barry Stevens ...  Dr. Jerry Larson 6 episodes, 1988
Gordon Michael Woolvett ...  Brad 6 episodes, 1988
Kevin Rushton ...  Q Ball 6 episodes, 1988
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Sitcom (produced in Canada) about a private school teacher who also moonlighted as a professional wrestler. Robert Randall (the late Alzado) would balance day to day problems with his students and with his kids Ellen (Stoffman) and Mark (Bisson). The show would also feature actual wrestlers from the National Wrestling Alliance. Written by Pat McCurry <ccgrad97@aol.com>

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English

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16 September 1988 (Canada) See more »

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Ontario, Canada

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(26 episodes)

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Awesome to the Max!
2 September 2018 | by terryterrystoneSee all my reviews

This show was so awesome. I know it's incredibly lame with Lyle Alzado starring as a guy who kept his double life secret from his kids and went out as a masked wrestler to fight for what's right and teach us kids valuable lessons about life every week. The acting was weak and the stories were ridiculous but who cares? How can you not love this show? Totally fun and oddball.


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