Set on the dark side of Hollywood, B-Movie maven Harry Costas is forced to protect the screen legacy of his wife Helga when a low-life upstart producer threatens to ruin her image.

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Burt Young ...  Harry Costas 1 episode
Lainie Kazan ...  Helga Costas 1 episode
Brad Dourif ...  Mitch Malone 1 episode
Brenda Bakke ...  Rosie 1 episode
Al Ruscio ...  Detective Hill 1 episode
Timothy Leary ...  Dr. Kyle 1 episode
Alex Winter ...  Timmy 1 episode
Sy Richardson ...  Marv 1 episode
Grand Mixer DXT Grand Mixer DXT ...  Roscoe 1 episode
Frances Bay ...  Gertrude 1 episode
Larry Storch ...  Willie 1 episode
Mel Welles ...  Doctor 1 episode
George Ortuzar George Ortuzar ...  Dr. Kyle's Assistant 1 episode
Lou Cutell ...  Sergeant 1 episode
Symie Dahut Symie Dahut ...  Tart 1 episode
Nicholas Love ...  Sigfried 1 episode
The Del Rubio Triplets The Del Rubio Triplets ...  Del Rubios 1 episode
Richard Green Richard Green ...  Lou 1 episode
Joanne Baron ...  Ruth 1 episode
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Set on the dark side of Hollywood, B-Movie maven Harry Costas (Burt Young) is forced to protect the screen legacy of his wife Helga (Lainie Kazan) when a low-life upstart producer threatens to ruin her image. Harry's goons (Alex Winter + Brad Dourif) intend to screw-up the production, but instead they skewer the stars, which brings in some bungling cops (Al Ruscio and the late Dr. Timothy Leary). Written by Paul M. Madden

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B-Movie Maven uses microwave oven to save wife's reputation.

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Comedy

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 March 2010 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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$1,500,000 (estimated)
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