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Veronica's Closet 

Veronica is the best romance expert around. Unfortunately, her expertise only works on others. After dumping her womanizing husband, she must build back her life and image through her ... See full summary »
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Kirstie Alley ...  Veronica Chase 67 episodes, 1997-2000
Dan Cortese ...  Perry Rollins / ... 67 episodes, 1997-2000
Wallace Langham ...  Josh Blair 67 episodes, 1997-2000
Daryl Mitchell ...  Leo Michaels 67 episodes, 1997-2000
Kathy Najimy ...  Olive Massery 67 episodes, 1997-2000
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Veronica is the best romance expert around. Unfortunately, her expertise only works on others. After dumping her womanizing husband, she must build back her life and image through her company and with the help of its employees. Written by Steve Richer <sricher@sympatico.ca>

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Country:

USA

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English

Release Date:

25 September 1997 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

El secreto de Verónica See more »

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Runtime:

(66 episodes)

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Stereo

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Like her character in the show, Kirstie Alley (Veronica Chase) was born in Kansas. See more »

Quotes

Veronica "Ronnie" Chase: Now, where is it that you went to chiropractic school?
Millicent: Oh, well, I wish I could tell you, but I don't speak Spanish.
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Connections

Referenced in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.5 (2012) See more »

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If this show was a person, it would be called Rodney Dangerfield
6 October 2000 | by The Frisco KidSee all my reviews

This undeservedly-trashed gem might very well be the most underrated sitcom of the past decade. After initial good reviews, the critics unfairly began tearing it apart, and the American public at large - who aren't exactly known for their keen abilities to form their own opinions - promptly followed suit. What the detractors obviously never got was the series' clever satire, something that is sorely missing from that "other" Bright, Kauffman and Crane show (the bafflingly-popular "Friends"). "Veronica's Closet" tore apart the frivolous underwear industry, the phony bigwig designers and the vacuous high-profile fashion models, all with ease. The casting was terrific with Kirstie Alley, Kathy Najimy, Wallace Langham, Daryl Mitchell and even Dan Cortese exhibiting great chemistry and playing well off on one another. The series would hit a bumpy patch in the middle of its run, thanks to NBC's interference, endless cast and producer shuffling, and the unfortunate miscasting of the otherwise talented Ron Silver. Sadly, just as it was beginning to get back on track towards the end, NBC treated it like the unwanted stepchild, yanked it off the schedule for the likes of "God, the Devil & Bob" (which they cancelled a mere three weeks after premiering), and finally junked it before the finale could even air.

Even at its worst, "Veronica's Closet" was far from the worst show on television. But just like Rodney Dangerfield, it never got any respect.


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