Type
Scripted
Premiered
Sep. 16, 1983
Status
Canceled/Ended
Runtime
30 min.
Country
USA
Network
Syndicated TV Network
Genre

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Webster

The show, set in Chicago, revolved around Webster Long, a seven-year-old Black orphan whose biological parents were recently killed in a car accident. He is then taken in by retired football star George Papadopolis with whom his late father played professional football in the 1970s, and his wife Katherine.

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06x25 Webtrek Aired: Mar. 10, 1989

Webster's video game transports him as the captain of the Enterprise from Star Trek: The next Generation.

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Canceled/Ended
The show had 6 seasons and 150 episodes air between 1983 and 1989.

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  • Jerry Seinfeld was employed as a staff writer for exactly one week. None of his material made it to the air.
  • Emmanuel Lewis's mother became aggravated with crew members who continually picked him up to carry him to filming. Eventually the head of Paramount Television had to tell the cast to stop.
  • Stu Silver's original idea for the series was as a modern variation on Woman of the Year.
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