ALF (1986–1990)
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Prime Time 

"Prime Time" is an episode of ALF starring Max Wright, Anne Schedeen, and Andrea Elson. The Tanners get the chance to participate in a new TV ratings system. With clever arguments, ALF gets Kate to let him use the system. After learning his favorite programs might get canceled, ALF decides to tweak the numbers a bit.

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Cast

Episode cast overview:
... Willie Tanner
... Kate Tanner
... Lynn Tanner
... Brian Tanner
... Brandon Tartikoff
Tom Patchett ... Interviewer
Michele Brustin ... Herself
... Workman
... Workman
James Gallery
Darrow Igus ... Ron
... Secretary to Brandon Tartikoff (as Nancy McNamara)
John LaMotta ... Trevor Ochmonek (as John La Motta)
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The Tanners get the chance to participate in a new TV ratings system. With clever arguments, ALF gets Kate to let him use the system. After learning his favorite programs might get canceled, ALF decides to tweak the numbers a bit.

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Comedy | Family | Sci-Fi

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19 October 1987 (USA)  »

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

After Alf asks for his stamps, the polka music in the background includes the NBC theme in it. See more »

Quotes

Willie Tanner: Let me just try to understand, ALF.
[sic]
Willie Tanner: The operative word in People Log is "people"... one of which you are... not... one.
ALF: That's cruel. Not to mention poorly constructed from a grammatical standpoint.
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Crazy Credits

At the end of the closing credits of episode, Alf is heard laughing. See more »

Connections

References Supertrain (1979) See more »

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