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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 ... See full summary »

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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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David Spade (Dennis Finch) and Wendie Malick (Nina Van Horn) had roles in The Emperor's New Groove (2000), which was released while this show was on the air. Spade played Emperor Kuzco and Malick played Pacha's Wife. See more »

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Wally: Hello, and welcome to Wallyphone. If you are Maya Gallo and have an excuse for blowing me off, press one now.
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One of the best shows ever!
9 June 2004 | by jellyneckrSee all my reviews

David Spade is great in this hilarious, yet underrated sitcom set in a New York about the staff of Blush, a fashion magazine in the tradition of REDBOOK. The show aired from 1997 to 2003 and while the later episodes were the better ones, the first season (just released to DVD along with the second season) contains some of the best episodes, including my personal favorite episode, titled "In Your Dreams".

Despite the fact that the show never really had one main character, the stand out for me as always been David Spade. I've always been a big fan of David Spade and this show was perfect for him. As the assistant to Jack Gallo (the always wonderful George Segal), David Spade provided the show with much needed sarcasm and wise-cracking like only he can. This is especially evident in the first season and the second season.

Though the show was canceled last year, it remains in syndication and still remains one of the best sitcoms ever. My rating: 10/10


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