Fire Captain Buddy Krebs' 16-year-old daughter Jennie Lee begins getting show-business offers because of her singing talents in the country/pop genre. This scares Buddy because he does not ... See full summary »
Jack and Sharon are a divorced couple. Sharon has remarried Neal. Jack and Sharon have decided to live across the street from each other so that their children, Carol and Johnny wouldn't be... See full summary »
Showgirl Kit Cavanaugh moves back to Boston after her brother Chuck is widowed. Clashing with her estranged dad Francis, she focuses on her nephews--priest Chuck Jr. and twins Kevin and John--plus shy niece Mary Margaret.
Peter Michael Goetz,
Mary Tanner Bailey
Former football player, Merlin Olsen, stars as Buddy Landau just an ordinary guy who loves sports and who ends up coaching his son, Lanny's baseball team. Lanny has no real talent for the sport and is only involved in it to please his dad.
Frank Dutton (Brad Garrett) is having a hard time getting back into the social scene. He divorced a year ago and is now raising his daughter while also trying to get his new business off to... See full synopsis »
Robert Firth, was a starring cast member in the initial version of this project. The first pilot for Tough Cookies had been written as a situation comedy and was taped before a live audience. The original theme song for the show was Show Me Some Respect by Tina Turner. The initial pilot also starred Robbie Benson, Alan Rosenberg, Toni Kalem, Levar Burton, and Robert Pastorelli. Firth played Alfie, a gay prizefighter, who tends bar at the local watering hole, owned by his mother Rita - played by Lainie Kazan. See more »