Genial sitcom about a young record company exec and his attempts to discover new talent, while scouting his own "talent".

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Fredi Towbin
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Diana Canova ...  Sandy Beatty 48 episodes, 1986-1988
Jonathan Prince ...  Zachary Armstrong 48 episodes, 1986-1988
Jane Leeves ...  Prudence Anne 'Blue' Bartlett 48 episodes, 1986-1988
Maryedith Burrell ...  Meredith 48 episodes, 1986-1988
Richard Cummings Jr. ...  Phil Gaines 47 episodes, 1986-1988
Sean De Veritch ...  Jeremy Beatty / ... 26 episodes, 1986-1988
Paul Walker ...  Jeremy Beatty 23 episodes, 1986-1987
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Storyline

Recently on her own for the first time, thirty-something single mom, Sandy Beatty takes a job working at "Throb", an independent record label created by ambitious entrepreneur Zach Armstrong. Her son Jeremy and best friend Meredith provide a relatively safe and stable home life while work is filled with ultra-cool twenty-something reminders that she's a fish out of water. Eventually she and Zach begin a romance. Written by SilasT.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 September 1986 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Discos Throb See more »

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Mono

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Both Proctor and Gamble and Taft Broadcasting, the respective parent companies of the show's production companies, were headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio during the time of the show's production. Only P&G still exists. See more »

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Day in the life of a small record label
27 September 2006 | by nsdtrloverSee all my reviews

A bright and refreshing comedy. First network then syndicated. It took a look at the day to day of a small record label in a big world. The show was a starring vehicle for Diana Canova. She had previously come to public attention on "SOAP". Her character was a divorced mother with no experience in the music world who gets a job at a small record label and runs with it. Comparisons can always be made to "WKRP In Cincinnati" or any "That Girl" clone, but it still had a freshness of its' own. Well acted and with great sound. The theme was performed by The Nylons and Diana Canova. It always entertained and will be missed. Reruns anyone ???


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