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Just Shoot Me! 

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Hot-tempered journalist Maya got herself fired yet again. Unable to find a job anywhere else and facing eviction, she is forced to go work for Blush, her father's fashion magazine.

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Series cast summary:
Laura San Giacomo ...  Maya Gallo 149 episodes, 1997-2003
George Segal ...  Jack Gallo 149 episodes, 1997-2003
Wendie Malick ...  Nina Van Horn 149 episodes, 1997-2003
Enrico Colantoni ...  Elliot DiMauro 149 episodes, 1997-2003
David Spade ...  Dennis Finch 149 episodes, 1997-2003
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Hot-tempered journalist Maya Gallo got herself fired from yet another job when she made an anchorwoman cry on the air with some gag copy on the teleprompter. Unable to find a job anywhere else and facing eviction, she is forced to go work for Blush, her father's fashion magazine. Personality conflicts quickly ensue with high-strung ex-model Nina van Horn, philandering photographer Elliot, and wise-guy secretary Dennis Finch. Written by Jeff Cross <blackjac_1998@yahoo.com>

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1997 (USA) See more »

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Just Shoot Me! See more »

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The view from Maya's (Laura San Giacomo's) office is of Brooklyn Heights looking from Lower Manhattan. See more »

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The boom mic is visible in a majority of episodes. See more »

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[Jack is complaining about his problems with Maya to Dennis]
Dennis: Let's try a little word association. Boring.
Jack: Mundane.
Dennis: Endless.
Jack: Eternal.
Dennis: Outside-of-job responsibilities.
Jack: [pause] Fired.
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The episode "My Dinner With Woody" uses the same opening credits style as most Woody Allen films. See more »

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Life Keeps Bringin' Me Back To You
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One of the greatest
20 April 2001 | by Old Crow-2See all my reviews

Nowadays TV is full of American sitcoms. Most of them are VERY forgettable, but every now and then a great series is born. Just Shoot Me is a series that´s really worth watching. It has a great cast and a script which is actually funny.

In my opinion the most hilarious character is Nina. She´s beautiful but pretty stupid. Wendy Malick plays her perfectly!

I highly recommend this series to all who like GOOD sitcoms!!!!


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