Murphy Brown

Diane English's hit sitcom about the brassy star reporter for a TV newsmagazine and her coworkers. Based in Washington, D.C., Murphy is mouthy, driven, assured and frequently politically incorrect. She also has a real problem holding on to secretaries (going through 93 of them during the Emmy-winning show's 10-season run). In 1992, Murph ran into critic (more…)

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Season 9, Episode 16 You Don't Know Jackal

First Aired: January 20, 1997

A comedy of errors follows the gang's plans to air an exposé on the CIA---while keeping Murphy's trusted source (known as "The Jackal") a secret from Kay. Vic: Michael Jeter. Jackal: Harris Yulin. Kay: Lily Tomlin.

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  • Premiered: November 14, 1988
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  • Premise: Diane English's hit sitcom about the brassy star reporter for a TV newsmagazine and her coworkers. Based in Washington, D.C., Murphy is mouthy, driven, assured and frequently politically incorrect. She also has a real problem holding on to secretaries (goi… (more)

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