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Complete series cast summary:
William Ragsdale ...  Herman Brooks 72 episodes, 1991-1994
Hank Azaria ...  Jay Nichols 72 episodes, 1991-1994
Jane Sibbett ...  Heddy Newman 72 episodes, 1991-1994
Yeardley Smith ...  Louise Fitzer 72 episodes, 1991-1994
Molly Hagan ...  Angel (Sensitivity) 72 episodes, 1991-1994
Ken Hudson Campbell ...  Animal (Lust) / ... 72 episodes, 1991-1994
Rick Lawless Rick Lawless ...  Wimp (Anxiety) 72 episodes, 1991-1994
Peter Mackenzie ...  Genius (Intellect) 72 episodes, 1991-1994
Jason Bernard ...  Mr. Paul Bracken 72 episodes, 1991-1994
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Herman Brooks is an aspiring writer working as a fact-checker at a publisher. While dealing with life in the big city, his inner thoughts are played out by four characters representing his intellect, fear, compassion, and lust. His "outer world" consists of a trivia-trove boss, two female co-workers, one mouse-ish and the other a social-climbing bombshell, and a best friend whose both a successful writer and a sexist pig. Written by <aberkoff@hq.caci.com>

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The funniest thing about Herman is... what goes on inside his head! See more »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 September 1991 (USA) See more »

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4x Herman See more »

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Runtime:

(72 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

There are several jokes referring to Louise sounding like that girl from The Simpsons (1989). Yeardley Smith is the voice of Lisa Simpson. See more »

Quotes

Jay Nichols: Oh, boy. Whenever I meet a girl's father, it's always the same story. First, he offers me money not to see her.
Herman Brooks: Yeah? Then what happens?
Jay Nichols: I take the money.
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It was one of Fox's best
14 January 2004 | by morrowman2See all my reviews

When this show first came out, I watched it almost every weekend and I thought that the plot of the show was very interesting. The show had a very interesting plot to it, What goes through a person's mind when they are thinking. My friends and I would sit down and watch it and laugh our selves silly. I was very disappointed to see it get canceled. I wish Fox or some other network would show the re-runs,

but so far I have not seen it on any network since fox canceled the series back in 1994.


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