Sep. 23, 1990
30 min.
FOX TV Network

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Get a Life

Chris Peterson is a 30-year-old man who has never grown up. This is evident in his lack of ambition, the fact that he's living over his parents' garage, and maybe most apparent in his job as a paperboy. Hilarity ensues as Chris interacts with his family and friends while trying to avoid as much responsibility as possible.

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02x13 Clip Show Aired: Mar. 08, 1992

While on his first jet airplane flight, Chris falls out, and is disappointed when his life flashes before his eyes and it only covers the past …

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The show had 2 seasons and 35 episodes air between 1990 and 1992.

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  • June Lockhart was originally cast as Chris' mother, Gladys. After a pilot was filmed, Lockhart was replaced with Elinor Donahue and her scenes were re-shot.
  • The series was canceled after the first season. But Fox suddenly changed their minds and renewed it for a second season.
  • Elinor Donahue's husband, Harry Ackerman, died while she was working on this series. Donahue kept her commitment to the show and returned to the set the day after Ackerman died.
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