Benson

  • 1979
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

Butler Benson carries his mordant wit over to a new job in this `Soap' spin-off, working for a widowed governor with a precocious daughter. The sitcom ran for seven seasons. Robert Guillaume was nominated for an Emmy in five of them and won for the 1984-85 season. He also won a Supporting Emmy in the role in `Soap' the season before `Benson' debuted. In (more…)

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Season 2, Episode 19 Handwriting on the Wall

First Aired: April 10, 1981

Protests against an anti-conservation bill crop up in green-crayoned mail and on the living-room wall. Robert Guillaume. McDermott: Ed Peck. Governor: James Noble. Marcy: Caroline McWilliams. Clayton: Rene Auberjonois.

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  • Premiered: September 13, 1979
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: Butler Benson carries his mordant wit over to a new job in this `Soap' spin-off, working for a widowed governor with a precocious daughter. The sitcom ran for seven seasons. Robert Guillaume was nominated for an Emmy in five of them and won for the 1984-85… (more)

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