The Bob Newhart Show

  • 1972
  • TV Show
  • TV-G

Newhart had his first sitcom success as Chicago psychologist Bob Hartley in this ensemble gem of the 1970s. Complicating life for the serene, stammering doc and his wise wife, Emily, were their neighbor, Howard, a flighty navigator; and Bob's coworkers, dentist Jerry and flippant receptionist Carol. The humor was gentle, sophisticated and, at times, won (more…)

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Season 5, Episode 3 Some of my Best Friends Are...

First Aired: October 9, 1976

Bob's therapy group just can't cope with their new member, whom Bob describes as "mildly neurotic with compulsive tendencies." Suzanne Pleshette, Bill Daily. Carlin: Jack Riley. Peterson: John Fiedler. Mrs. Bakerman: Florida Friebus. Michelle: Renee Lippin.

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  • Premiered: September 16, 1972
  • Rating: TV-G
  • Premise: Newhart had his first sitcom success as Chicago psychologist Bob Hartley in this ensemble gem of the 1970s. Complicating life for the serene, stammering doc and his wise wife, Emily, were their neighbor, Howard, a flighty navigator; and Bob's coworkers, de… (more)

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