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Suddenly Susan 

Jack owns a magazine and is the former brother-in-law of Susan. After she runs out on her fiancé on their wedding day, Jack agrees to take her back at the magazine.
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Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 8 wins & 12 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Brooke Shields ...  Susan Keane 93 episodes, 1996-2000
Nestor Carbonell ...  Luis Rivera 93 episodes, 1996-2000
Kathy Griffin ...  Vicki Groener 93 episodes, 1996-2000
Barbara Barrie ...  Helen 'Nana' Keane / ... 93 episodes, 1996-2000
Judd Nelson ...  Jack Richmond 71 episodes, 1996-1999
David Strickland ...  Todd Stities 71 episodes, 1996-1999
Andrea Bendewald ...  Maddy Piper 48 episodes, 1997-1999
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Storyline

Jack owns a magazine and is the former brother-in-law of Susan. After she runs out on her fiancé on their wedding day, Jack agrees to take her back at the magazine. Written by Steve Richer <sricher@sympatico.ca>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 September 1996 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Susan See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(93 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

4:3
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Trivia

The only four characters to appear throughout the entire series are Susan (Brooke Shields), Vicki (Kathy Griffin), Luis (Nestor Carbonell), and Nana (Barbara Barrie). See more »

Quotes

Susan: We don't need men to have a good time. We need men to take their clothes off!
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Referenced in You're the Worst: Talking to Me, Talking to Me (2016) See more »

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24 July 2003 | by ProofUndeniableSee all my reviews

The one and only reason I ever tuned into this show was to see Judd Nelson on a regular basis. And on that point I was not disappointed. I found him to be charming and engaging and quite funny. And a pleasant surprise was the comedic abilities of the late David Strickland. He had an endearing quality combined with a knack for delivery. The glowing review ends there. Brooke Shields was hit and miss, with a strong emphasis on miss. She could be humorous at times, but it was usually due more to circumstance than her delivery or timing. Kathy Griffin's Vicky had an obnoxious nastiness that could wrangle a snicker out of me every now and again. But, Aundrea Benewald and Nestor Carbonell were forgettable window dressing for the most part. The last season was not pleasant and I think I only suffered through the season opener. I don't try and sit through any of the fourth season re-runs, even if nothing is on but infomercials.


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