Providence (1999–2004)
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The Thanksgiving Story: Part 1 

When Robbie generously obliges a beggar's plea for food, instead of waiting for an omelet the apparent scumbag takes off with his benefactor's wallet and keys, yet stops when Robbie hurts ... See full summary »

Director:

Michael Fresco

Writers:

John Masius (created by), Robert De Laurentiis (as Robert DeLaurentis) | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Melina Kanakaredes ... Dr. Sydney Hansen
Paula Cale ... Joanie Hansen
Seth Peterson ... Robbie Hansen
Concetta Tomei ... Lynda Hansen
Mike Farrell ... Dr. James Hansen
JD Souther ... Dwayne Ballard (as John David Souther)
Tippi Hedren ... Constance Hemming
Jon Hamm ... Burt Ridley
Cristine Rose ... Cynthia Blake
Kelly Perine ... Reggie
Calvin Jung Calvin Jung
Robert Cicchini
Constance Zimmer ... Megan
Meg Wittner ... Susan Fuller
Brian Reddy Brian Reddy
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Storyline

When Robbie generously obliges a beggar's plea for food, instead of waiting for an omelet the apparent scumbag takes off with his benefactor's wallet and keys, yet stops when Robbie hurts his head chasing and claims it wasn't him, the police threw him out- indeed, a careful colleague found his things, so Robby brings food to the shelter and offers grumpy Dwayne, who plays guitar, a gig at O'Neill's, only to have it refused. Jim gets a circus's confused chimpanzee Danny and is railroaded into attending his overbearing suitor Cynthia Blake's Thanksgiving party, while none of the family is up to it anyhow. Syd is invited at John's grand family feast, makes a fine first impression on his ma Constance Hemming and gets Social Services officer Alex's permission to put up apparently abandoned girl Anchee for a week. The Hemmings family discretely donates an EMG and Chinatown P.I. Simon Chang... Burt proposes a place to Joanie to move into together and shouts a fancy restaurant, where he ... Written by KGF Vissers

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Genres:

Drama | Romance

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 November 2000 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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