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:
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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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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USA

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English

Release Date:

19 September 1996 (USA) See more »

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Susan See more »

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Warner Bros. Television See more »
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(93 episodes)

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Stereo

Color:

Color

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4:3
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For the final episode, The Beatle's "In My Life" played over a clip segment of the shows memorable moments. In versions aired throughout Europe and other countries, the music was changed to Shawn Colvin's version of the same song. Shawn Colvin had previously contributed to the show, her song "Nothin' On Me" was the shows theme tune in the second and third seasons. See more »

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Pete Mulligan Fontaine: Ok people, your *male* is here. So are your letters and packages.
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prior to David Strickland's death
29 December 2006 | by mltmnSee all my reviews

This show and its ensemble of characters was one of the funniest and creative shows on television. The comedy's center was the workplace with each character finding his/her own niche, completely separate and different from the others. Brooke Shields was excellent as the foil to many pranks/quips relating to her relationship with her cohorts, especially after the addition of Maddie. Unfortunately the shows strengths diminished after the death of David Stickland and the departure of Jack and Maddie. The whole show's premise and hilarity was lost with the addition of Eric Idol and the change to the magazine as well. Bring back the origin of this sitcom. David Strickland must have never known how he affected so many in his life. It is a shame, God rest and bless his soul.


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