Frank's Place

  • 1987
  • TV Show
  • None

An acclaimed, stylish dramedy about a Boston professor who inherits a Creole restaurant in New Orleans and begins to rediscover his roots as he adjusts to life in a new environment. Genial and altogether charming, the series won Emmys and awards from the NAACP and the Television Critics Association, but too few viewers took to its offbeat rhythms and t (more…)

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Season 1, Episode 12 Fighting Chefs

First Aired: December 7, 1987

Big Arthur (Tony Burton) has a showdown with a rival chef (Randall "Tex" Cobb) who's taken some of Big Arthur's recipes and used them as his own. Rev. Deal: Lincoln Kilpatrick. Sheriff: Samm-Art Williams. Shorty: Don Yesso.

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  • Premiered: September 14, 1987
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: An acclaimed, stylish dramedy about a Boston professor who inherits a Creole restaurant in New Orleans and begins to rediscover his roots as he adjusts to life in a new environment. Genial and altogether charming, the series won Emmys and awards from the… (more)

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