A spinoff of the original WKRP in Cincinnati. Arthur "Big Guy" Carlson still runs the lagging station. When his latest program director is fired for violating FCC regulations, he hires Donovan Aderhold. The new WKRP included Morning DJs Jack Allen and Dana Burns and the sultry night DJ, Mona Loveland.
Last Episode02x23 Father of the Groom Aired: May. 22, 1993
When Herb's son hears wedding bells, Herb sees dollar signs at the prospect of being related to a millionaire.
Series Fun Facts
- In the original series, there was never any mention of where WKRP's AM dial position was. In this installment, the station is at AM 1530, which was the actual dial position of WSAI in…
[show]In the original series, there was never any mention of where WKRP's AM dial position was. In this installment, the station is at AM 1530, which was the actual dial position of WSAI in Cincinnati. The station is now known as WCKY (1530 Homer...The Sports Animal).
- According to an article in Daily Variety, the reason this version of the show was canceled was that it did not make enough of a profit for show backers. It made money, just not enough.
- Michael Des Barres (Jack Allen) appeared in an episode of the original "WKRP" series as Sir Charles "Dog" Weatherbee, leader of the punk band Scum of the Earth.