Mork is a bumbling alien from the planet Mork sent to Earth, in his egg, to study it's inhabitants. He will report to his unseen superior, Orson, until reassigned. On Earth, he meets Mindy McConnell, an average woman who takes him in and shelters him.
Last Episode04x22 The Mork Report Aired: May. 27, 1982
Mork bucks hard for a promotion from leader Orson on planet Ork, and unintentionally comes up with a report on how to stay happily married on …
Series Fun Facts
- Mork and Mindy's downstairs neighbor, Mr. Bickley, wrote greeting cards for a living.
- The house used for the exterior shots of Mindy's home is at 1619 Pine St near downtown Boulder. Mindy's father's music store was actually a bookstore on Boulder's Pearl Street Mall.
- Pam Dawber did not audition for the role of Mindy. To sell the show to the network, Garry Marshall edited clips together of Dawber's performance from a failed ABC series entitled "Sister…
[show]Pam Dawber did not audition for the role of Mindy. To sell the show to the network, Garry Marshall edited clips together of Dawber's performance from a failed ABC series entitled "Sister Terri," with existing footage of Robin Williams', earlier guest appearance as Mork on Happy Days. ABC was sold on the idea and the show was picked up. Dawber later learned she had been cast in the series via industry trade paper "Variety."