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Suddenly Susan 

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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Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 8 wins & 12 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Brooke Shields ...  Susan Keane 93 episodes, 1996-2000
Nestor Carbonell ...  Luis Rivera 93 episodes, 1996-2000
Kathy Griffin ...  Vicki Groener 93 episodes, 1996-2000
Barbara Barrie ...  Helen 'Nana' Keane / ... 93 episodes, 1996-2000
Judd Nelson ...  Jack Richmond 71 episodes, 1996-1999
David Strickland ...  Todd Stities 71 episodes, 1996-1999
Andrea Bendewald ...  Maddy Piper 48 episodes, 1997-1999
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Storyline

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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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 September 1996 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Susan See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(93 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

4:3
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Trivia

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 »

Quotes

Oliver: Why did you say you agreed if you weren't going to listen to what I said?
Susan: Because usually, you think what I think. That's what couples do. That's what we did. Until you invited half of San Francisco for six pieces of fish!
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Referenced in Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Mole People (1997) See more »

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Wow!!!!
25 May 1999 | by Brandy-28See all my reviews

I thought the tribute to David Strickland last night was extremely touching and surprisingly enough very funny. I know in my heart they did David Strickland very well with the tribute and the season finale. There was real emotion and sadness. I did not see anything phony about their sadness, it was truly genuine. On a more personal note, I really thought David Strickland was very funny and very talented. What it really all boils down to is listening to our youth and trying to understand the problems, because no matter what, there are always warning signs.


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