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Murphy Brown 

The personal and professional misadventures of a woman working as a TV journalist.

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Monday, May 18, 1998

Murphy interviews God. Meanwhile, the FYI crew assumes that Murphy is leaving the FYI for good, so they plan what to do next with their careers. The show ends with an epilogue that ...


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Complete series cast summary:
...  Murphy Brown 249 episodes, 1988-2018
...  Corky Sherwood / ... 249 episodes, 1988-2018
...  Frank Fontana 249 episodes, 1988-2018
...  Jim Dial 247 episodes, 1988-1998
...  Miles Silverberg 203 episodes, 1988-2018
...  Phil 177 episodes, 1988-1998
...  Eldin Bernecky 158 episodes, 1988-1998
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Murphy Brown is a very selfish, stubborn, extremely hot-tempered but also talented, resourceful, clever and caring middle-aged reporter who works for FYI News Network and at the same time tries to raise her child as an unmarried, working woman. Her friends and co-workers, Corky, Jim, Frank and Miles, try to balance between her outbursts of anger and her family, personality or even financial crises. It's a difficult life for Murphy but she's got the guts to live it... Written by Xenophon Tsakanikas <ftpadmin@antigoni.med.auth.gr>

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14 November 1988 (USA)  »

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Marfi Braun  »

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Trivia

The outside building shown as Murphy Brown's home is the same building used to show as the home of Diana Prince in Wonder Woman (1975). See more »

Quotes

[the night before Corky marries Will]
Corky: [sobbing] I haven't experienced life!
Murphy: I've experienced life, and I'm here to tell you it's overrated.
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Connections

Referenced in Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.135 (2010) See more »

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The best sitcom ever
25 December 2001 | by See all my reviews

I can't believe there are only so few comments on this unbelievably funny show! It must be that it ended too early before audiences remember to put their comments on IMDB. I heard many people commend ¡§Friends¡¨ or ¡§Mad About You,¡¨ but I find little fun when I actually watch these shows. ¡§Murphy Brown¡¨ is by far the most intelligent and hilarious series I¡¦ve ever watched, maybe the only sitcom ever interests me, because I generally prefer more serious shows such as ¡§Homicide: Life on the Street¡¨ or ¡§thirtysomething.¡¨ Murphy Brown has all the incredible cast. I especially prefer the interaction between the cranky Murphy and the panicky Miles. I¡¦m not sadistic, but I always roll to the floor every time Murphy torments Miles with her disastrous ideas. Like one IMDB user says, I really miss all of the characters. When can they make a show like this?


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