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Dave's World 

Dave Barry, a Pulitzer prize winning columnist is dealing with his life in the suburbs together with his wife and two sons. Also starring in the series are Dave's amazingly stupid next door... See full summary »

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Fred Barron
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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 6 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Harry Anderson ...  Dave Barry 98 episodes, 1993-1997
Zane Carney ...  Tommy Barry 98 episodes, 1993-1997
DeLane Matthews ...  Beth Barry 97 episodes, 1993-1997
Shadoe Stevens Shadoe Stevens ...  Kenny Beckett 97 episodes, 1993-1997
Meshach Taylor ...  Shel Baylor 97 episodes, 1993-1997
J.C. Wendel ...  Mia 96 episodes, 1993-1997
Andrew Ducote Andrew Ducote ...  Willie Barry 77 episodes, 1993-1997
Patrick Warburton ...  Eric 35 episodes, 1995-1997
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Dave Barry, a Pulitzer prize winning columnist is dealing with his life in the suburbs together with his wife and two sons. Also starring in the series are Dave's amazingly stupid next door neighbors Eric and Mia and Dave's two close friends: Kenny and Shel. Written by Danny Paikov <deepee@netvision.net.il>

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Country:

USA

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English

Release Date:

20 September 1993 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Dave világa See more »

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Runtime:

(98 episodes)

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Stereo

Color:

Color

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1.33 : 1
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You May Be Right
Written by Billy Joel
Performed by Southside Johnny Lyon
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Straight from the TV sausage factory...
25 June 2000 | by kris-124See all my reviews

"Dave's World" didn't have much to do with its source material, the work of Pulitzer-winning columnist Dave Barry, whose columns, unlike the series, rarely contain so much sap that people have to blow their noses with a pancake. The poker-table banter between Shel, Kenny and Dave and Patrick Warburton's occasional appearances usually provided a chuckle. Generally speaking, this show strained to stay within its family-fare pretext. Maybe this had to do with the show being broadcast on CBS, which targets an older viewer demographic. Still, it suffices for killing a spare half hour.


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