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Webster (1983 - 1989)

Webster (1983 - 1989)





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Series Info

A white couple---a sportscaster and his new bride---become the adoptive parents of a black child whose parents died in an accident. The talented and diminutive star Emmanuel Lewis was discovered in a Burger King commercial and captured viewers' hearts practically overnight.

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1988, ABC, 25 episodes

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1987, ABC, 26 episodes

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1986, ABC, 28 episodes

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1985, ABC, 25 episodes

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1984, ABC, 24 episodes

Critics Consensus: Emmanuel Lewis is an immediately winning star, but Webster squanders his charms on a contrived and derivative premise that reinforces questionable social themes.

1983, ABC, 22 episodes


Emmanuel Lewis
as Webster Long
Alex Karras
as George Papadapolis
Susan Clark
as Katherine Calder-Young
Henry Polic II
as Jerry Silver
Ben Vereen
as Phillip Long
Eugene Roche
as Bill Parker
Cathryn Damon
as Cassie Parker
Jack Kruschen
as Papa Papadapolis
Chad Allen
as Rob Whitaker/Joiner
Corin Nemec
as Nicky Papadapolis
Ron Masak
as Woody
Al Fann
as Ozzie
Todd Susman
as Fireman
Michael McManus
as Calvin Berke
Barbara Brownell
as Barbie Berke
Earl Boen
as Fritz
Sean Patrick
as Raymond
Tom La Grua
as Lou `Donuts' DeMarco
Gwen Verdon
as Aunt Charlotte
Jack Elam
as Dusty
Doris Hess
as Miss Bates
Colin Hamilton
as Mr. Ridgley-Smyth
Bob Ridgely
as Frimple
Nora Meerbaum
as Mrs. Diamond
Danny Breen
as Mr. Science
Karin Woodward
as Mrs. Stephenson
Pamela Galloway
as Carol Travers
Michael Dorn
as Lt. Worf
Paul Kent
as Dan Haber
Harrison Page
as Voice of Travis
Larry Manley
as Off. Shanley/McGruff
William Bogert
as Mr. Abruzzo
Hayley Carr
as Loretta
Robert DoQui
as Pastor Williams
Danny Goldman
as Robertson
Larry Anderson
as Buddy Lesko
Art Koustik
as Mr. Brock
Meredith MacRae
as Amanda Parson
Edan Gross
as Sherman
Matthew Faison
as Mr. Wortman
Ted Toll
as Harry
Jennifer Holmes
as Daughter Parker
as Mark
James Worthy
as James Worthy
Troy Evans
as Scalper
Patrick Ewing
as Patrick Ewing
Ben Hoag
as Marvin
John Brandon
as Larry Brock
Brenda Bolte
as Cleopatra
Jean G. Alan
as Stage Manager
Jo Jo Starbuck
as Jo Jo Starbuck
Naomi Stevens
as Mrs. Zakas
Maura Soden
as Mrs. Tolsky
Norman Fell
as Charlie
William Bronder
as Doc Brady
Tommy Sledge
as Ralph Duffy
Jacob Kenner
as Joey/Fred
Wayne Grace
as Al `The Shark' Sullivan
Barrie Ingham
as Hastings
Ami Foster
as Maxine
Jeff Cohen
as Dwight
Frank Gifford
as Frank Gifford
Lynn Hamilton
as Mrs. Matthews
Eve Smith
as Mrs. Burns
Lee Boek
as Fowler
Rod Loomis
as Professor
Magda Harout
as Belly Dancer
Shelly Lipkin
as Maitre d'
Reid Shelton
as Dr. D'Amori
Judyann Elder
as Mrs. Chambers
Josephy Hacker
as Professor
John Thompson
as John Thompson
Susan Blanchard
as Leading Lady
James Cavan
as Old Man
Julia Migenes
as Julia Migenes
Jomarie Ward
as Mrs. Graham
Michael Hoit
as Pizza Man
Brandis Kemp
as Mrs. Dundorf
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Series Details

TV Network: ABC
Premiere Date: Sep 16, 1983
Genre: Comedy
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