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Coach 

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Hayden Fox is the head coach of a university football team, and eats, sleeps and lives football.
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Nominated for 5 Golden Globes. Another 12 wins & 22 nominations. See more awards »

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Complete series cast summary:
Craig T. Nelson ...  Coach Hayden Fox 199 episodes, 1989-1997
Jerry Van Dyke ...  Assistant Coach Luther Horatio Van Dam / ... 199 episodes, 1989-1997
Bill Fagerbakke ...  Dauber Dybinski / ... 199 episodes, 1989-1997
Shelley Fabares ...  Christine Armstrong 199 episodes, 1989-1997
Clare Carey ...  Kelly Fox 113 episodes, 1989-1995
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Hayden Fox is the head coach of a university football team, and eats, sleeps and lives football. His partner, however, does not share his passion for the sport, which frequently causes friction in their relationship. While Hayden often fits the stereotype of dumb jock (as do his co-workers Luther and Dauber), he sincerely cares about his friends and family, and tries his best to make things work out. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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Comedy | Sport

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The character Hayden Fox was born in Spokane, Washington. For his retirement, he holds a deed of land in Spokane, Washington. Craig T. Nelson - who plays the role of Hayden Fox - was born in Spokane, Washington. See more »

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Assistant Coach Luther Horatio Van Dam: I've made out my will, and I'd like you to be my executioner.
Coach Hayden Fox: I think you mean "executor."
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Referenced in BoJack Horseman: The Face of Depression (2019) See more »

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Great series
5 January 2000 | by Op_PrimeSee all my reviews

A definite classic. Craig T. Nelson and Jerry Van Dyke were the funniest on the series. Today's writers should take a lesson from this and other classic sitcoms. The series finale was the best episode. It's a shame the show has come to an end but at least there are reruns.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 February 1989 (USA) See more »

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Budget:

$1,500,000 (estimated)
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Runtime:

(200 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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