thirtysomething

  • 1987
  • TV Show
  • None

An Emmy-winning chronicle of the angst-ridden lives of 1980s baby boomers in Philadelphia. Creators Ed Zwick and Marshall Herskovitz drew on personal experiences to develop storylines rich in introspective dialogue. The results often packed an emotional wallop, though all that soul-searching occasionally translated into an excess of whining. The ensembl (more…)

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Season 1, Episode 15 Business as Usual

First Aired: February 9, 1988

Michael's father arrives for a visit and makes a surprise announcement, which puts the brakes on a celebration as Michael's reaction to the news tests his family. Michael: Ken Olin. Linda Steadman: Barbara Rhoades. Doctor Turlow: David Wohl. Hope: Mel Harris.

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  • Premiered: September 29, 1987
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: An Emmy-winning chronicle of the angst-ridden lives of 1980s baby boomers in Philadelphia. Creators Ed Zwick and Marshall Herskovitz drew on personal experiences to develop storylines rich in introspective dialogue. The results often packed an emotional wa… (more)

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