Type
Scripted
Premiered
Sep. 23, 1990
Status
Canceled/Ended
Runtime
30 min.
Country
USA
Network
FOX TV Network
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Series Fun Facts

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  • 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.
  • The series was briefly rerun on USA Network in 2000. But all of the songs including the theme song "Stand" by R.E.M. were replaced with generic music due to licensing issues. When David…
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    The series was briefly rerun on USA Network in 2000. But all of the songs including the theme song "Stand" by R.E.M. were replaced with generic music due to licensing issues. When David Mirkin saw the episodes, he demanded that they be removed. Music licensing issues are what prevented the complete series from being released on DVD until 2012.
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  • According to David Mirkin, he pitched the show to Fox executives as being similar to Big in order to get them to greenlight it.
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