Type
Scripted
Premiered
Sep. 20, 1977
Status
Canceled/Ended
Runtime
60 min.
Country
USA
Network
CBS TV Network
Genre
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Lou Grant

A continuation of the character of Lou Grant, created by Edward Asner on "The Mary Tyler Moore Show." Lou Grant moves to Los Angeles where he becomes the city editor of the fictitious Los Angeles Tribune. The program attempts to provide a look at the workings of a large city newspaper and provides a forum for airing and debating topical issues.

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05x24 Charlie Aired: Sep. 13, 1982

Charlie has a bad day when he has to fire misfits and deal with complaints from reporters regarding their jobs.

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Canceled/Ended
The show had 5 seasons and 114 episodes air between 1977 and 1982.

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  • The show Room 222 takes place at the fictional Walt Whitman High School. The old building at Los Angeles High School, which was used for the exterior of Walt Whitman High, collapsed in the…
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    The show Room 222 takes place at the fictional Walt Whitman High School. The old building at Los Angeles High School, which was used for the exterior of Walt Whitman High, collapsed in the 1971 earthquake. The new building on that spot was used as the exterior for Whitman High in this series.
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  • One of the influences on the show was the film All the President's Men. Actor Robert Walden appeared in both projects.
  • A spinoff of the sitcom The Mary Tyler Moore Show, this is one of the only dramatic series in American TV history to originate from a comedy series.
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