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…)

Season 1, Episode 14 The Bum Out Front

First Aired: January 4, 1988

No one can budge the bum (Abdul Salaam El Razzac) who makes a home behind the Chez and spends his day singing outside the front door. Frank: Tim Reid. Big Arthur: Tony Burton. Bubba: Robert Harper.

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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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