Jack owns a magazine and is the former brother-in-law of Susan. After she runs out on her fiancé on their wedding day, Jack agrees to take her back at the magazine.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
...  Susan Keane 93 episodes, 1996-2000
...  Luis Rivera 93 episodes, 1996-2000
...  Vicki Groener 93 episodes, 1996-2000
...  Helen 'Nana' Keane / ... 93 episodes, 1996-2000
...  Jack Richmond 71 episodes, 1996-1999
...  Todd Stities 71 episodes, 1996-1999
...  Maddy Piper 48 episodes, 1997-1999
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Jack owns a magazine and is the former brother-in-law of Susan. After she runs out on her fiancé on their wedding day, Jack agrees to take her back at the magazine. Written by Steve Richer <sricher@sympatico.ca>

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After checking in at the Oasis Motel in Las Vegas, David Strickland consumed several bottles of beer. He hanged himself with a bed sheet over the ceiling beam, and died during the morning hours of March 22, 1999. After much discussion, the writers of this show decided to deal with Strickland's death directly. In the show's third season finale, Todd did not show up to work one day. When Susan called regarding tickets to a show, his pager vibrated on his desk. Susan spent the day searching for Todd, learning for the first time about several good deeds he did throughout his life. The episode ends when the police visited Susan and her Office staff, as she was asking if they know where Todd was. The details of Todd's fate were left ambiguous. The episode was interspersed with out-of-character interviews of Shields and the supporting cast. See more »

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Girl in audience: So, do you need a college degree to work in a magazine?
Vicki: No, not if you're sleeping with the boss.
Susan: Excuse me!
Luis: No, don't excuse it Vicki.
Jack: Oh, shut up Luis.
Luis: No, you shut up.
Jack: You shut up.
Vicki: [to Jack] You shut up.
Todd: [to Vicki] You shut up!
Vicki: [to Todd] I'm on your side!
[...]
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Everybody wants a girl like Susan!
31 May 2001 | by See all my reviews

"Suddenly Susan" isn't the best series it likes much in terms of the stories and plot work to make the many episodes interesting. I can say that if you like Brooke Shields at all then watch this series! Now don't you like the fact of having Brooke working in a magazine company! I always just liked everything about Brooke Shields she is so beautiful and very sexy. You can watch the "Suddenly Susan" reruns late at night on WGN. This is a must see if you like and enjoy watching Brooke Shields.


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