Gimme a Break! (1981–1987)
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The Answering Machine 

Nell is dating a lawyer. Grandpa doesn't trust him because he is a lawyer. When Nell goes to see him before he goes on a business trip and overhears a couple of messages left on his ... See full summary »

Director:

Hal Cooper

Writers:

Phil Mishkin, Mort Lachman (created by) | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Episode cast overview:
Nell Carter ... Nell Harper
Dolph Sweet ... Chief Carl Kanisky
Kari Michaelsen ... Katie Kanisky
Lauri Hendler ... Julie Kanisky
Lara Jill Miller ... Sam Kanisky
John Hoyt ... Grandpa Stanley Kanisky
Joey Lawrence ... Joey Donovan
Timothy Brown ... William Frazier
Gloria Gifford ... Marilyn Wallace
Phil Leeds ... Security Guard
Charles Walker ... Pervis
Dawn Merrick Dawn Merrick
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Storyline

Nell is dating a lawyer. Grandpa doesn't trust him because he is a lawyer. When Nell goes to see him before he goes on a business trip and overhears a couple of messages left on his answering machine by women. Nell is insecure and when one of those women goes with him on his trip, she freaks out and leaves a message on his machine telling him she's dumping him. But when she learns that she's wrong, she doesn't know what to do. Julie tells Nell she should talk to him and apologize, which she nixes. That's when Katie suggests she erase the message problem is how does she get into his apartment. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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Genres:

Comedy

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 January 1985 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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References Fantasy Island (1977) See more »

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