Designing Women

Savvy single women run Sugarbakers, an Atlanta decorating business, in this saucy sitcom with feminist sensibilities, which also endured its share of tabloid notoriety (thanks in some measure to Delta Burke's fluctuating weight and her departure from the series in 1991). Created by Harry Thomason and Linda Bloodworth-Thomason, the series garnered 11 Emm (more…)

Season 1, Episode 1 Pilot Episode

First Aired: September 29, 1986

Sparks fly around the office when Mary Jo's ex-husband becomes the new man in Suzanne's life. Ray Don: Arlen Dean Snyder. Suzanne: Delta Burke. Charlene: Jean Smart. Mary Jo: Annie Potts. Julia: Dixie Carter.

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  • Premiered: September 29, 1986
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: Savvy single women run Sugarbakers, an Atlanta decorating business, in this saucy sitcom with feminist sensibilities, which also endured its share of tabloid notoriety (thanks in some measure to Delta Burke's fluctuating weight and her departure from the s… (more)

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